Monthly Archives: October 2008

Rappers and Hockey Mamas for Obama

Priceless! Rap first … McCain/Palin lies … this is great! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bj6ZEpPFCaA … and next, something from a completely different musical world … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bh9BmNuqeiQ

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Let this comfort you, but…

Don’t get complacent heading into Tuesday!!  Take nothing for granted, seize the day, and vote!! Nice article from Rasmussen, which from what I hear is the most accurate polling apparatus around?

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On the Ground In Philly

Okay, I’m not quite letting go yet.  Here’s a bit about the chaos in Philly, post World Series win!  We begin in an anonymous house, somewhere in Philly, as the Phils close it out and some college students watch … … Continue reading

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'80 Phillies '08

There’s lots to be said for symmetry!  Indeed, back in ’80, the first time the Phillies won it all, yours truly was about to turn 28 … and now here we are 28 years later!  Yeah, symmetry! On a chilly … Continue reading

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The Candidates – They're Ambivalent and They Can't Help It. No One Can

Psychotherapist John P. Briggs, M.D. and (I assume) his son, J.P. Briggs II, Ph.D. who studies creativity and chaos, have written a beautifully nuanced study comparing and contrasting how McCain and Obama approach ambivalence, what this may reflect of their … Continue reading

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Of Course, I am Rushing Again …

Sorry – I’ll get up earlier tomorrow – I promise! Weather permitting, the Phillies and Rays finish up game 5 tonight in Philly.  Can’t really go into it now, though … too damn rushed! For this morning, I’ll just share … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Rain … and a Little More Palin Pain

The Phillies-Rays game was suspended after the Rays tied it in the top of the sixth.  When they’ll resume is anyone’s guess – the weather map sure doesn’t look auspicious for tonight.  IMHO, it’s be nice if the delay went … Continue reading

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Just Another Mundane Monday

Today’s offering on The Writer’s Almanac is a perfect way to start the week … feet firmly on the floor – eyes gazing out of a generous window.  Yes we can! The Patience of Ordinary Things by Pat Schneider It … Continue reading

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Wow!

That’s really it, just WOW! The Phillies’ bats came alive in a real big way last night, as they blew the Rays out 10 to 2. Tonight’s game five, still in Philadelphia, could be the end of the Series! It’s … Continue reading

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World Votes for Obama, "The Economist" Reports…

Gratifying but mystifying, the Economist site sports a map in which the world votes overwhelmingly for Obama. If I was a Republican, I’d be having a stroke! What was the methodology? I can’t figure it out! But there’s something calming … Continue reading

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