Tag Archives: Straight Talker

Tuesday Catch Up

I read through the post-match quotes re. yesterday’s USWNT win over Norway at the Algarve – and continue to just love Pia’s detailed and forthright comments … for example: (On the ebb and flow of the match)  You can imagine … Continue reading

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Sorry Sox … and Straight Talk Express

It was a good run, Red Sox … but now it’s up to the Phillies to take the devil out of those Rays, I guess.  A rested Philadelphia team meets the Rays in Florida for game 1 on Wednesday night.  … Continue reading

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Sweet Jesus, Sox!

Amazing!  Unbelievable!  That’s the Red Sox in October.  Coming back from a 7-0 deficit the Red Sox mounted a comeback for the ages and nipped the Rays in the 9th, 8-7.  Hang on to your hats, folks, and tune in … Continue reading

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Talk about lipstick on a pig!

Here’s my feedback from last night’s debate: First of all, pundits will say McCain had his “best” debate, and they’re right — all things being relative.  He really did have some good moments, made some salient points, and sounded reasonable … Continue reading

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Peevish McCain Loses More Ground

This is one of the creepiest things I’ve seen in awhile … at least since the last time I watched the Straight Talker for any length of time. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rkykrDu32Wo That one?  Really?  That soft, fake-friendly voice is downright threatening, don’t … Continue reading

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McCain Unmasking Monday, Tech Tips, and Soccer Sundries

 The Time Finder posted information about some great computer shortcuts this morning – along with a link to the NY Times article by David Pogue.  Who knew, for example, that you can use Google like a calculator?  And here’s a … Continue reading

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Morning from Lewiston!

Hey, I’m writing from the Ramada Inn in Lewiston this morning.  It’s a beautiful, cloudless morning in Maine …  and we’ve got two soccer games on tap.  Elvis and Johnny Cash are both entertaining here at the Ramada. Oh yeah … Continue reading

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Palin and Gustav Ring in a New Month

Hurricane Gustav is bearing down on Louisiana in an eerie replay, nearly to the day, of Katrina three years ago. The powers that be have learned from some of their mistakes, evacuating people by the thousands and generally being much … Continue reading

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That's SARAH (not Michael) Palin

Oh boy, Sarah Palin.  Where to begin?  There is so much to explore and highlight and, yes, ridicule, about this choice. When I first heard McCain’s selection, yesterday afternoon, I immediately Googled her, like millions of other Americans, I’m sure.  … Continue reading

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McCain Continues to Flounder; USWNT Heads to China!

Just take a look at these images from McCain’s week (so far) … in comparison to the bits and bytes on the airwaves featuring Barack Obama. Almost makes me feel sorry for the Straight Talker. Meanwhile, here’s an article from … Continue reading

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