Turns Out the Internationals Haven’t Caught Up…To the Women

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Remember the good 'ol days, when USA basketball went ahead and blew everybody out, leaving little doubt as to which country had the best basketball team in the world? Eh, neither do we. In fact, many of us were prepubescent or close to it when the original Dream Team trounced people ...

The Baker’s Dozen

Monday, August 11th, 2008

1. Olympic observation 9:56 A.M. EST. The Polish women's volleyball team is surprisingly hot. Much hotter than the Russian and Italian contingent. 2. Ben and Jerry's Cinnamon Bun ice cream is God's load frozen. By far the best ice cream I've ever had. 3. Having the bulb blow on your 57-inch DLP ...

Around the Olympics: What You Missed Since You Don’t Care

Monday, August 11th, 2008

In case you were under a rock for the entire weekend or can't remember much of it because you spent it all sleeping after an exhausting work week (riiight), the Olympics up and started, beginning with a heinously long opening ceremony Saturday. Aside: Part of the reason it's hard for me ...