Monthly Archives: August 2010

Items of Interest

ChristopherCornblog sent me a fascinating link about a publisher (Concord Free Press) that will give you a book for donating to a charitable cause.  So far so good … as they report that “Our readers around the world report more … Continue reading

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FFootball Draft Done

Alice … you can stop reading right here, because while it felt like waking up on Christmas morning for some of us, for most of the world, this brief post will hold absolutely no interest. The 3 Blitzen Babes made … Continue reading

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Okay

That’s more like it.

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Note to Self: Try to Be More Specific

In yesterday’s note to the Phillies I suggested that they stop losing one-run games, but neglected to say that they should WIN. So, to Phillies phans everywhere, I apologize, as yesterday’s loss is clearly on me. Guys … you need … Continue reading

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Notes

To Phillies:  Stop losing one run games, okay?  The universe is doing everything it can to get you into the post season … but you have to help! To Chase Utley and Ryan Howard:  Relax.  Just do what you do.  … Continue reading

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More Rain and a Win for McCain

When at a loss for a title, a rhyme always helps (I say).  Rhymes can also give direction to an otherwise directionless morning.  Had the Phillies won their extra innings game, I’d be writing about that, you can be sure.  … Continue reading

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Blessed Rain

Yes, it’s raining.  What a lovely sound on the roof through the night.  It’s been a gentle one, too … which means it has half a chance of actually soaking into the parched ground.  Yippee! I’m late to the table … Continue reading

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Hops Beat Out Breakers and Phillies Today

Yup, it’s hops I’ll write about, as both the Breakers and the Phillies lost when they really, really should have won yesterday. Hey Phillies … it’s August – you can’t afford to be losing to the Nationals, okay? And Breakers … Continue reading

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Maintenance Notice!

My web host tells me that they’ll be doing some kind of maintenance tonight … WHEN: Saturday, August 21st 2010 | Start time: 10:30 PM EST – 7:00AM EST So if you’re looking for JordanCornblog between those hours, it sounds … Continue reading

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Breakers Take It South Today

The Breakers travel to Connecticut to try to secure a play-off spot with Atlanta as their foil … and without the services of some key elements in their success.  Kelly Smith and Alex Scott are off with their fellow Brits, … Continue reading

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