Category: NaBloPoMo

Chicago Cubs: champs at last

I didn’t have a dog in the fight but I was leaning toward Cleveland in the World Series just because I miss Terry Francona and think the Sox did him dirty on his way out of Boston. But then I started reading the stories of all the old timers, waiting their entire lives, 70, 80, 90 years or more, just to see the Cubs win a World Series. I only had to wait seven years to see the Patriots win their first Super Bowl (though, I should note that my dad did have to suffer much longer, as well as enduring Super Bowl XX in person). I couldn’t even imagine waiting 80 years (!!!) to see them win a championship.

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Panic in the Dark ’13

I really love the “On This Day” feature on Facebook. Three years ago today, I competed in my first (and last) obstacle course race:


I don’t know if I’ll ever be able to do something like that again but I’ll try.


Dear Patriots Nation,

It is not time to fire Bill Belichick, for fucks sake.

Why don’t we wait until we have a losing season or something (which we haven’t had in ten fucking years) before we start calling for the coach’s job.