Category Archives: Pop Culture

Why do people complain about the media?

There is a fine line between a “conspiracy” and people with like ideas around the world, all following those ideas and defending them to their end. We see that here in the US, with the seemingly coordinated “we need to … Continue reading

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What we can all learn from Thomas Voeckler

Some background, and yes, this post will serve a larger message. For the few of you left who have been reading me for a while, you know that, despite my baseball background, the Tour de France is my favorite sporting … Continue reading

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Does Glenn Beck know something we don’t?

Nope, this isn’t going to be what you think it is. Here in NY we have some experience with a media personality leaving the conventional “system”. Actually 2 of them. The first was, famously, Howard Stern. His show was syndicated … Continue reading

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Something you’ll never see anywhere else…

in the Arab world, but certainly do every year in Israel. Now, why is Code Pink protesting Israel? ‘It’s worth being gay’ By YONI COHEN 10/06/2011 From street parades to beach parties, there’s something for everyone at the all-accepting Tel … Continue reading

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What’s the difference between Nixon and Reagan, Clemens and Pettite

A comment on a previous post made me decide to post this. To refresh some memories. Nixon, obviously, covered up the Watergate scandal (as an aside, those who know about the whole thing and who have heard the Watergate tapes, … Continue reading

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When reality is better than fantasy…

Nope, not what you think. I may be the last person in the world to watch the now famous Susan Boyle on youtube and “Britain’s Got Talent”. If you have not, you MUST do so immediately. The first time I … Continue reading

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