Tag Archives: sports

I’ll surely pay you to knock him off

I am a huge football fan.  The Green Bay Packers are my team, but I will watch any NFL game available.  I love the sport which is why I was sad to find out about the ‘bounty fund’ kept by the New … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace JoePa

Joe Paterno, the head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions for 46 years, passed away this morning of complications from his treatment for lung cancer.  It’s a sad day for college football fans the world over. His football credo … Continue reading

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it’s all over so quickly!

Another Christmas day has come and gone.  A special celebration, with weeks and weeks of preparation, is over in a flash. It was a wonderful day here at our beach home.  The “kids” were up at about 6:00 AM, as … Continue reading

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most of you will think this is a waste of money

But, I don’t care.  It makes me darn happy.  I bought myself a Christmas gift. You are now reading the blog of someone who owns a (very small) piece of an NFL team.  I bought a share of stock in … Continue reading

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a good kind of exhaustion

It’s fall here in Virginia.  That means leaves.  Billions of leaves. Ok, maybe not billions, but it feels like it.  With 5 oak trees in our yard and another 8 within 5 feet of our yard, we couldn’t see the … Continue reading

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i don’t want to

I don’t want to remember that day.  I just don’t want to feel the horror, the pain, the overwhelming sadness. I’m avoiding reading news on the Internet, avoiding the newspapers, avoiding the television completely.  But I know, when or even … Continue reading

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does the justice department belong in BCS business?

The U.S. Justice Department has sent a letter to the college Bowl Championship Series asking why there is no playoff in college football.  The Justice Department apparently doesn’t have much injustice to worry about. Let me first say, I hate … Continue reading

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