Archive | June, 2007

NFL Europa no more

29 June 2007

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The NFL has decided to discontinue NFL Europa after 15 years. I think the moral of the story is Europe is not ready for American Football. I’d be disappointed but I never got around to watching it anyway, so I guess it’s for the best.

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The inexact science of car thievery

25 June 2007


ADDENDUM: Thanks to the swift work of the local police department, the van was found. It turns out, the suspect not only remained in this city, he was parked less than a mile away from the police department. The suspect fled on foot but was quickly caught with the aid of the K-9 officers. Although […]

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Former Red Sox pitcher Rod Beck is dead

24 June 2007


Former Red Sox pitcher Rod Beck has died. I don’t know what’s more surprising – that he’s dead, or that he was only 38. For some reason I always thought he was older. Back in the day, the guys at US Airways used to call my dad “Rod Beck” for his crazy mullet (Yes, my […]

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Joe Andruzzi hospitalized with lymphoma

7 June 2007


Good old #63, Joe Andruzzi has been diagnosed and hospitalized with lymphoma. Hopefully, like the Red Sox’ Jon Lester, he can make a full recovery. Once a Patriot, always a Patriot. Get Better, Joe.

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Damn it, Asante!

5 June 2007

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Just when I was getting all excited about training camp, you have to come out and announce you’re sitting out. What you haven’t yet mentioned is if you will watch the games you’re missing with your arms crossed and a pout on your face. Are you going to march into Bill’s office and stomp your […]

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