Working on my version of minimalism

It seems the harder I try to live a life of minimalism, the harder it becomes. It’s as though the Universe knows of my plans and is doing everything in its power to thwart my efforts. First, our Internet cable provider tried to raise our rates. We signed up with Antietam Cable one year ago. … Continue reading “Working on my version of minimalism”

Yasiel Puig is ready to bash Glenn’s head in

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig received a prop from the TV show The Walking Dead. It’s a replica of Lucille, the baseball┬ábat wrapped in barbed wire used by Negan to kill Glenn. I stopped reading The Walking Dead comic with issue #100. It was the issue that Negan killed Glenn with the barbed wire … Continue reading “Yasiel Puig is ready to bash Glenn’s head in”

Vin Scully has no time for Socialism

If you were wondering who is the richest person in Venezuela, Los Angeles Dodgers play-by-play man Vin Scully dropped a knowledge bomb square on the subject at last night’s Dodgers game. When Milwaukee Brewers infielder Hernan Perez came up to bat, Vin Scully unloaded on the evils of socialism. Venezuela is a socialist country. Vin … Continue reading “Vin Scully has no time for Socialism”

The ugliest hat I have ever seen

I was perusing the after-Christmas sale on Lids.com when I happened to stumble upon the ugliest hat I’ve ever seen. That says a lot because I’ve been all over the world, and I’ve seen lots of hats. ┬áThis hat, by far, is the ugliest hat I’ve ever seen. Why in the world would New Era … Continue reading “The ugliest hat I have ever seen”

No-hitters are overrated and dumb

No-hitters are overrated and really kind of dumb. They’re celebrated far more than they should be. At no time in a baseball game is the outcome decided by the number of hits. Games are decided by runs. After nine innings of play, the team with the most runs wins.

No-hitters are overrated and really kind of dumb. They’re celebrated far more than they should be. At no time in a baseball game is the outcome decided by the number of hits. Games are decided by runs. After nine innings of play, the team with the most runs wins.

Steve Ballmer signs deal to buy Clippers for $2 billion

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has signed an agreement with the Sterling family trust to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion. The Clippers are the third most popular basketball ball team in Los Angeles, after the Lakers and then the UCLA Bruins. After the deal is completed, it will be the richest deal … Continue reading “Steve Ballmer signs deal to buy Clippers for $2 billion”