Today in history, an extraordinary turn of events…

So today we have a new President. A President most thought would most certainly not happen. It’s an interesting and peculiar thing, our Republic. It swings from one side to another, providing steadiness and uncertainty, sometimes when we least expect either. Governed by elected men and women who are sworn to uphold the rule of … Continue reading Today in history, an extraordinary turn of events…

2016 …

I haven’t written in a long time. In over a year in fact. Seems like a weird thing, but 2016 was a whirlwind of highs and lows, and I quite simply couldn’t bring myself to write – I found myself frozen in time – yet it seemed to fly by, day after day, month after … Continue reading 2016 …

The problem with the pickoff move (hint: it’s not the pitcher)

So as the baseball season marches on towards the crowds of post school year and pre-dog days of summer, there’s one particular phenomenon that personally drives me crazy in baseball. It’s the pickoff move. And no, the problem is not the pitchers. The biggest problem is the fans. All of them. From every single team. … Continue reading The problem with the pickoff move (hint: it’s not the pitcher)

Whistle while you work

The song “whistle while you work” was written for the Disney animated movie “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” in 1937. I haven’t seen the movie since I was a toddler, but as you all know, Snow White cleans up the house and she sings a song as her and a bunch of woodland creatures … Continue reading Whistle while you work