Gerald Ford Museum

Bleary-eyed, I stared at my egg-white omlette. It’s hard to eat healthy on the road, especially if you like food. But I decided to try. Figuring I would skip lunch, I opted for the bigger breakfast – besides, who wants…

Manny Goes to Hollywood

Manny Ramirez has signed a two-year $45 million deal with the LA Dodgers.  This is a perfect signing.  Come on, who’s more Hollywood than Manny Ramirez?  He’s comedy (catching a fly ball while high-fiving a fan in mid-jump), drama (threatening…

Tommy Santana?

The optimism of Spring Training has given way to a familiar sickening feeling for Mets fans.  And it’s only March 1st. Johan Santana reported pain in his left elbow, and was due to get an MRI in New York on…

The New Number Two

Ah, the number two.  Not quite good enough to be number one, but better than all the rest of the numbers.  Why then, does it seem to get so little respect?  Take baseball, for instance.    It’s a given that you…

It’s Spring Training?

So I’ve been thinking.  I started this blog to to write about sports.  In particular, baseball.  In particular, New York Mets baseball.  And yet, what do we have in our first three posts?  A rumination of blogging itself, a dead…

Why the Oscars are Irrelevant

Editor’s Note: The author didn’t actually see the Oscars presentation last night.  The author was too busy playing Call of Duty: World at War online with his fellow overgrown child friends.  However, the author feels the need to comment on…