Ronaldo Spits the Bit

Portugal lost in the semis of Euro 2012 tonight in penalties.  I thought Portugal played a fairly decent game, and for most of the 90 minutes of regular time, they made Spain look pretty ordinary.  I am no fan of Ronaldo – full disclosure.  In fact, I openly root for him to fail.  Cristiano Ronaldo ...

Trebek in Jeopardy 1

Alex Trebek suffered a mild heart attack.  Am I the only one who could imagine Trebek being such a pompous ass on the way to and at the hospital that the doctors at least had to consider letting him die?  Jeopardy is one of my all-time favorite game shows, but it would have been better ...

The Texas Rangers are Big Time

I don’t exactly know when this happened, but the Texas Rangers are the real deal.  This is hard for a Rangers fan to truly articulate.  I have lived in Dallas just about 40 years now.  I lived and died with the Rangers as a kid.  Check that, died with the Rangers because they never ever ...

I Want to Raise Backyard Chickens – Help Me Convince My Wife 1

The kids and I have decided that we would like to raise a few chickens.  The catch here is that we have encountered resistance from the spousal unit.  Mama doesn’t want any chickens in the backyard.  A decision to populate the backyard with the common yard bird (especially since she would be responsible for a ...

Official Best Buy Store Closing List

Locations of 2012 U.S. Best Buy store closings Store Name Address City State Casa Grande 1004 N Promenade Pwy Casa Grande AZ Lake Pleasant 10134 W Happy Valley Rd Peoria AZ East Palo Alto 1751 E Bayshore Rd East Palo Alto CA Westwood 10861 Weyburn Ave Los Angeles CA Manteca 934 Perimeter Dr Manteca CA ...

I Want What She’s Having – Awesome Dental Video

This is the best video I have ever seen.  The world would be a better place if we all walked around like this.  I do have to question Mom’s motive in turning her daughter into a viral video sensation.  No, not really, it would have been a crime to keep this private. httpv://youtu.be/4hfLK66WlZY httpv://youtu.be/CHaPxQ6Mjso