Monthly Archives: February 2013

“It’s Vancouver All Over Again” – The Most Dreaded Words In Olympic Parlance

Ugh. http://www.powdermag.com/stories/the-problems-with-the-bears-olympics/ Think the US Congress is a hot mess? Apparently, for the 2nd straight time, the politically crippled and hopelessly corrupt IOC has chosen a venue for the Winter Olympics which doesn’t, in fact, have an actual winter. At … Continue reading

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If You’re Into Cars……..

My friends at JHE Productions in Charlotte are promoting a Councours d’Elegance at Pinehurst May 3-5. http://pinehurstconcours.com/ JHE does all the staging for NASCAR and IndyCar, such as NASCAR’s mobile driver introduction pods wherein each driver essentially walks out of … Continue reading

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Does That Qualify As A Performance-Enhancing Substance?

I’ve never met Daniela Holmqvist, but any woman who performs surgery on herself with a golf tee – and finishes the round – is my kinda woman. http://espn.go.com/golf/story/_/id/8943943/daniela-holmqvist-plays-black-widow-bite-australia

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The Two Best “Tweets” in Internet History

From Rodrigo Pessoa, one of the top showjumpers in the world.

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L.A. Clippers: Best Ten Seconds of Pure Athleticism in the NBA This Season

Griffin thunder-dunks in Spencer Hawes’ face. Lefty. Gets Fouled. Misses the “and-one”. DeAndre Jordan thunder-dunks the put-back on Griffin’s miss. It just doesn’t get any better than this. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkxZpU_GmSg

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Happy “Canadian Penny Goes Out Of Circulation” Day

Canada has phased out its penny as of today, for budgetary reasons. Such a no-brainer, yet the United States Congress is too busy groveling to TBTF banks and the NRA for campaign contributions to do anything similarly sensible. Reasons to … Continue reading

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Meme Of The Day…..

‘Splain me. A bunch of big fat sweaty guys stand around talking to each other. Then a guy impersonating a zebra blows a whistle. Then they all fall down. Over and over and over. For hours. There’s less action than … Continue reading

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