Dave Chappelle takes to Instagram to tell fans to say "NO" to his show. Dave Chappelle. Genius storyteller. I don't think I'm offering up an insane opinion here, but Dave Chappelle is a genius. He's one of the best comedian's of all time, for sure, but in my onion he's become so much more than... Continue Reading →
Oh, no Cano!
A second failed PED test brings a year-long suspension for the Mets' second baseman, and puts the legitimacy of an otherwise great career in doubt. It's been an interesting time for Mets fans, with new ownership bringing in a renewed sense of hope in Queens. The world seems to be the Mets oyster, and there... Continue Reading →
The 10 Spot #1: Jimmy Gunz
Anyone can talk sports cards on YouTube, but few do it as well as Portland's own Jimmy Gunz. Jimmy and his daughter Aspen at the Grand Canyon during their cross-country road trip earlier this year. In the days of my youth, which are now a lot longer ago than I'd like to admit, I was... Continue Reading →
Welcome To “MeinSpace” ?
Parler is being used by many people as an uncensored alternative to Twitter.. If you have been on social media lately, you've probably heard or read a lot of people talking about a new social media destination called Parler. Post election, Parler has seen a huge influx of people, many of them conservatives, flocking to... Continue Reading →
The End Of An Error?
Bye Don...get it? Bye-Don. Man, what a slow week it was. Not much to talk about, so I guess I'll start with this election. I'm kidding, of course, as the reality is that Election Night in America has turned into Election Week, and it has dominated every news cycle there is. As I was writing... Continue Reading →
To Win And (Possibly) Die In LA, Chelsea Handler To The Rescue, & A Kardashian Cringe-fest
Mookie Betts rounding the bases after his Game 6 home run. The Dodgers won the World Series this week in the same season that the LA Lakers were crowned NBA Champions. It was the first World Series title in Hollywood since 1988, a year that also saw the Lakers win it all. From everything I... Continue Reading →
A Wild Card Documentary, Your Voice/Your Vote (Even If You’re Wrong), & The Return Of Borat
Hey everyone, I know it's been a while since I wrote here, but hopefully I can get back to doing one post a week. Until my mind wanders and I get bored and do something else. Until then, I'd like to just post weekly about a handful of topics, and hopefully just have some fun.... Continue Reading →
Another Mediocre Podcast, Ep. 4: Glen Tickle
Comedian Glen Tickle joins the podcast to discuss his breakout comedy album Yes, Really, nerd nights, and how he is ok with destroying historical buildings if it means better parking at his favorite comedy venue. He also once did a show for all-you-can-eat hot dogs.
My 2017 IBWAA Hall Of Fame Ballot: Who I Did, and Didn’t Vote For
When I had my sports blog, one of the coolest things I did was become a member of the Internet Baseball Writers Association of America, or IBWAA. If you're unfamiliar with it, the IBWAA was established in 2009 by Forbes sports writer, Howard Cole. It's a really cool concept give a voice to those who write digitally... Continue Reading →
This Blog Post Brought To You By Net Neutrality
It's Thursday, December 14th, and that means two things for most of us. First, if you haven't finished your holiday shopping, you can almost guarantee you will be stopping somewhere for something you forgot on Christmas Eve, and second, it's the day our Federal Communications Commission votes on a little thing called "net neutrality". What... Continue Reading →