Thoughts on Basketball

I watched the Cavs / Warriors game last night both before and after Game of Thrones and WOW, WHAT A GAME!  Or I guess I should say: wow, what a game. I appreciate what Cleveland with LeBron accomplished.  And I have a soft spot in my heart for Cleveland because my best friend decided growing…

Why Didn’t Someone Think of this Before?

So apparently the well-traveled Oakland Raiders are now thinking about moving to Las Vegas.  Sort of feels like they should have been there all along.  They are the rootinest,  tootinest, meanest, cheatiest team in the league and they LOVE being that.  And their main strategy for years was:  just hire people who run wicked fast…

R.I.P. Hot Rod

As you all know by now, Rowdy Roddy Piper died yesterday.  Like pretty much all wrestlers, he was too young.  There are a million things I could say.  I was lucky enough to see him hit Jimmy Snuka in the head with the coconut on the USA network when I was a kid as it…

Friday Nineties – 1991 – Necessary Roughness

Did you ever think:  Damn I wish someone would make a football movie with Scott Bakula, Jason Bateman, Kathy Ireland and Sinbad?  Well forget it.  It’s been done, man.  In 1991, a ridiculously awesome movie called Necessary Roughness featured all of the above.  AND, as you can see from the banner pic, it also featured…

Friday Nineties Reborn

So now that we are on year six of Friday Nineties and I have, for the first time in five years, not panicked like a freak trying to figure out which song to do.  It’s strangely worrisome.  Or at least it was until I panicked because I didn’t know what the hell else to do. …