Tag Archives: Brackets

Madness and More Madness

I know we all get caught up in b-ball this time of year … but the real madness is the anniversary that just went by.  Seven years ago yesterday this country launched a pointless and incalculably damaging war.  Enough of … Continue reading

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Are You Fit? Do you Live in Connecticut, Colorado or California?

America’s fittest cities according to Gallup, are almost all in states begnning with a C.  The two anomalies?  Massachusetts and Nevada (both of which border on C-States).  This obvious and important factor in your fitness has not yet been studied, … Continue reading

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Our Renaissance Prez

The stamina and breadth of knowledge that this man posesses, not to mention the grace under pressure – and just plain grace – are quite amazing. First – he goes to the so-called lion’s den and schools the GOP brain … Continue reading

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UConn All the Way!

And so, it is done.  UConn started a little bit slow, but gained momentum and seriously outplayed Louisville for the 3rd time in as many meetings this year.  Louisville looked good at the start, but couldn’t sustain momentum against the … Continue reading

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Louisville Does It – Breakers Don't

Amazing game last night as the Louisville Cardinels took it to Oklahoma and are moving on to the national championship game.  Angel McCoughtry came back after a dismal first half and scored 14 of her 18 points in the second … Continue reading

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Wow! Look Who's Number 1!!

I’m not talking about JordanCornblog being # 1 in the men’s bracket this morning.  While that’s true, to point it out would be unseemly. No, I am talking about Cynthia who is perfect on the women’s side and ranks among … Continue reading

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Brackets, AIG, Monday Meanderings

The Men’s bracket is up and some folks (you know who you are) have already made their picks.  The women’s bracket will be finalized this evening.  Then we have a couple of days to get everything set before the games … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Saturday Morning!

Wow – the sun is gorgeous, coming up over the eastern horizon this morning. (Horizon is one of those words that I can’t for the life of me seem to remember how to spell. Every time I come to the … Continue reading

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An Elephant Mired in It's Own Muck

That’s how Michael Steele has described the Republican Party. I agree that muck is a great way to describe a medium comprised of the detritus of right wing preachers, radio hacks, and turdblossoms.  But it doesn’t seem wise for a … Continue reading

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Palin Waits for Sign From God (and Sorts Through Her RNC Wardrobe)

As a metaphor for the Republican right wing, that headline pretty much says it all.  They sport a sensibility that’s moralistic as all get out – yeah.  But it’s a very literal and childish morality.  Black and white – no … Continue reading

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