Steelers!

I know I haven't posted about sports in a long time; mostly it's been because I haven't kept up with any sports very much over the past year. But, it has not escaped my notice that the Pittsburgh Steelers have the chance to win their sixth Super Bowl here soon. I confess that I'm glad … Continue reading Steelers!

New Poll!

Tell me what you think of the Patriots. I've enabled the multiple answers option, so if you have mixed feelings you can choose all the choices between which you've been wavering.----------------Now playing: Ton Koopman - Ton Koopman - 02 - Affettuoso - 1050 - 2via FoxyTunes

"Twentieth century? Why, I could pick a century out of a hat, blindfolded, and come up with a better one."

One can find nuggets of wisdom in the oddest places, truly. I've been thinking lately about trying to have that quotation from Russell Kirk up there at the top of the page translated into Latin. It just kind of seems like a saying one would hear quoted in Latin to me. As cool as it … Continue reading "Twentieth century? Why, I could pick a century out of a hat, blindfolded, and come up with a better one."

Two Books

I read two new books recently, both about sports, though one was interesting the other was bland. The disappointing book was called, simply, The Football Book. I hoped it would be better than it was, but I feared from the first that it would be as it indeed was because I noted that it was … Continue reading Two Books