This post is a lil dated, but as a parent, I still face it every day. The kid is learning to ride a bike. He specifically states to “don’t let go until I say so” and the Mom enters into a verbal contract by saying, “I won’t!” Then SHE LETS GO! WTF? Are you kidding […]
When I lived/worked in Canada, I was fascinated with the sport(sic) of curling. I don’t know what it is, but I could watch it on TV for hours. I even heard rumor that Canadians have curling lanes like Americans have bowling lanes. I have never played, but I love the sport none the less. The […]
My phone scared the crap out of me when it alerted me to 2 golds and 1 silver for the US in 100m backstroke! I’m using ifttt.com to get updates pushed to my phone and it’s awesome. Even better for Chicagoland: Matt Grevers, a Lake Forest native and Northwestern graduate, won the gold medal Monday […]
If you like hockey, you’ll love water polo. Mike Emrick is broadcasting the play by play for women’s water polo (and men’s?) at the Olympics. As I listen to the game at work I hear his voice and have to be reminded that this is in a pool and not on ice. Especially since there […]
WEBSITE COUNTDOWN Here we go! Our medal count game starts today!
This has not been my week. It started on Sunday when I thought I was in the clear, but ended up in a fight over dog poop with the missus. With my self-esteem in the toilet I had to* play soccer on Tuesday night only to cost the team the win for a 2-2 tie […]