These damn Yankees are making me care about baseball again

My doctor says I should avoid unnecessary stress. That’s why I cheer for the Chicago Bears. They are usually out of contention by late September. I don’t have a favorite NBA team, though I enjoy the Golden State Warriors. So, the days of me getting riled up during the NBA Finals have long passed. ButContinue reading “These damn Yankees are making me care about baseball again”

Everyone is approaching the ‘Stranger Things’ song challenge incorrectly

Pick your favorite song. No, not just your favorite song. Pick a song that’s so good it can bring you out of a funk and restore your soul. Pick a song that would drive out a demon and prevent you from being dragged to the Upside Down and devoured. OK, the previous paragraph needs anContinue reading “Everyone is approaching the ‘Stranger Things’ song challenge incorrectly”

Coverage of man who threw cake at the Mona Lisa fails to answer basic question: What kind of cake?

Journalism really disappoints me. Example: A man disguised as a woman in a wheelchair threw cake at Leonardo da Vinci’s famed Mona Lisa painting at the Louvre Museum in Paris. The cake chucker apparently wanted to protest climate change. Bulletproof — and apparently cake-proof — glass protected what is likely the world’s most famous painting.Continue reading “Coverage of man who threw cake at the Mona Lisa fails to answer basic question: What kind of cake?”