Science fiction covention canceled the day after it began

FedconUSA organizer Tim Brazeal canceled the convention almost 24 hours after it began, leaving celebrity guests and fans — some dressed as Klingons — stranded in Dallas with nowhere to go. Personally, I don’t know what I would hate more – being dressed as a Klingon or being stuck in Dallas. Tim Brazeal posted a … Continue reading “Science fiction covention canceled the day after it began”

Stay away from the Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center

On our final night on vacation, we stayed in a hotel close to the Burbank airport. Our flight back to the Dulles airport was at 8am. That meant we had to be at at airport no later then 6am. We figured it would be a lot easier to simply stay in a hotel near the … Continue reading “Stay away from the Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center”

There is a reason they call soccer 'The Beautiful Game'

Poland faces Germany in the first round action of the 2008 European Championship. This photo ran in a major Polish newspaper. It shows the Polish manager holding the severed heads of German footballers Michael Ballack and Joachim Loew. If I didn’t know any better, I’d say somebody in Poland has a score to settle with … Continue reading “There is a reason they call soccer 'The Beautiful Game'”

Roger Clemens is a perv

From the New York Daily News: Roger Clemens carried on a decade-long affair with country star Mindy McCready, a romance that began when McCready was a 15-year-old aspiring singer performing in a karaoke bar and Clemens was a 28-year-old Red Sox ace and married father of two, several sources have told the Daily News. Well … Continue reading “Roger Clemens is a perv”

Lenore Skenazy is an awful mother

You wouldn’t know it by looking at her, but Lenore Skenazy is an awful mother. If you didn’t know any better, you might think she was just another woman with a mullet. When she isn’t needlessly risking the life of her 9-year old son, she is a columnist for the New York Sun. In her … Continue reading “Lenore Skenazy is an awful mother”