Archive for the ‘Barack Obama’ Category

Could Galaxy Gaffe Cost Obama Election?

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

I didn't think there was any chance I'd be voting for Mitt Romney this November, but then again I wasn't counting on Barack Obama making a disastrous gaffe that could lead to a Reagan or FDR-style landslide. Obama had the defending MLS Cup champion LA Galaxy at the Oval Office on ...

Yes We May

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Today, we will witness something that many Americans never thought they'd live to see: a Chicago White Sox fan taking the Oath of Office. White Sox fans have traditionally lived many places. Several live in "the big house" -- and I don't mean Michigan Stadium. Others, in "mobile homes." And some ...

This New President Could Do Wonders for Chicago’s Olympic Bid

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

There was a little news item floating around Monday in relation to this guy we elected to run these United States of America and his connection to Chicago which brushes right into our little realm of sports. With Chicago very much in the running to host the Olympics in 2016, people ...

Will This Man Affect the Future of Democracy?

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

By the time you read this post, it will probably be moot. But when you must resort to borrowing internet access from unwitting neighbors, timeliness takes a backseat to whenever you can get a post online. In what will likely be their last televised interviews before Election Day, presidential candidates Barack ...

Can’t We All Just Get Along

Friday, October 10th, 2008

Pacman Jones is fighting his bodyguard. Tim McCarver is taking shots at Manny. Carl Edwards and Kevin Harvick are calling each other pansies and scuffling. Melvin Ely is flipping Roy Hibbert the bird. When will it end? A lot of people think Barack Obama and John McCain hate each other. I’m here to tell you ...

David West Has Obama’s Back

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

On Wednesday, the New Orleans Hornets were in Indianapolis for a preseason game against the Indiana Pacers. The game is at the Pepsi Coliseum inside the Indiana State Fairgrounds (i.e. a piece of shit old arena where the Indiana Ice, a minor league hockey team play). Inside the Fairgrounds is a ...