Category Archives: Current Events

More English Classes for FSU Football Players?

So, bad news for FSU today as CB Greg Reid was kicked off the team for “violating team rules”.  In my mind, this guy probably fucked up enough that it was time to go and I like Jimbo putting his … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Penn State

Ever since the Sandusky scandal broke last November, I have been up and down on my opinions as to how Penn State should handle this crisis. Initially, I did not agree with Penn State firing Joe Paterno, their legendary coach. … Continue reading

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Colorado Shooting

Sometimes Aaron Sorkin says it best … it’s amazing how sometimes West Wing reflects real life… This is from one of my favorite episodes, the opening of season 4 – “20 Hours in America”.  It speaks for itself: More than any … Continue reading

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What’s Next Spiderman?

Spiderman Turn Off the Dark just can’t stay away from the headlines.  Finally, though, the headlines this week were something we could cheer about.  As you know, I have seen this train wreck of a show and spoke about it … Continue reading

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The Daily Show

Last week, I was finally able to score tickets to the Daily Show with Jon Stewart.  I have been a long time fan and once I moved to NYC, I made it a goal to get to a taping as … Continue reading

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If Not Now, When? – NYTimes.com

If Not Now, When? – NYTimes.com. Great column by Thomas Friedman about how, due to our dependency on oil, we (America) has turned a blind eye to the serious problems in the Middle East. Lately, I have been thinking and … Continue reading

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Egypt – An Update

I was very excited to hear the news today that Mubarak finally stepped down.  It’s amazing that someone can be 82 and so stubborn, but I guess all old people are like that, no? I am not smart enough to … Continue reading

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