Tag Archives: Huffington

Happy B-day JBD … and A Coupla Other Things!

Yup … one of the 3 Blitzen Babes has a birthday today (as does SirHitsAlot’s dad).  It’s a special day … and we wish them both a wonderful year! Down in AZ, I see that Jan Brewer is standing tall … Continue reading

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Sunday Sundries

Today I was sad to see a Google Alert re. the Breakers indicating that Jen Nobis is out for the season (torn ACL). Sounds like she had been working her butt off in the off-season, which makes this all the … 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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Thursday Already!

I am in the midst of preparing for an annual retreat that I attend every June — an opportunity to reflect and explore. This year, I find myself thinking a lot about my father — appreciating and missing him in … Continue reading

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Mine That Bird, Breakers, Phillies, Red Sox and Celtics Happy Endings!

Wow – what a race!  I’ve watched the video twice and still can’t quite track how it happened.  Red Sox, Phillies and Celtics all won their respective games yesterday … and the Breakers came back after a disappointing and lackluster … Continue reading

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Happy Monday

Yes, Happy Monday.  I am Happy. Happy that Captain Phillips is rescued and okay … and happy that Obama’s first security-type crisis was one that came out well and reflected his quiet, steady leadership.  Don’t expect any “Mission Accomplished” banners. … Continue reading

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Saturday Quickie

Man oh man oh man – here’s Glenn Beck making fun of Obama’s Aunt – and a bunch of other people, too.  This is why I’ve been staying away from the news in favor of b-ball and soccer.  What a … 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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USWNT vs. Denmark and Other Wednesday Morning News

Check out MatchTracker starting at 7AM ET to follow the USWNT’s opening game of the Algarve Cup.  They start off against Denmark, in a match-up that could prove one of their more difficult of the tournament. “It’s not a World … Continue reading

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Happy March!!!

So far, on the beer-tasting front HollyCornblog’s brews are standing up very, very well … especially her smoked porter and her “Lay-Off IPA” … a name that we think (unfortunately for many) may have some legs.  There was also unanimous … Continue reading

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