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Here’s a fitting post on the first day in which the temperature might reach 90 degrees. The fine folks at something called minneapolis.eater.com recently put together a list of the 10 microbrew taprooms in the Twin Cities. Of the 10 on this list, I’ve only been to the Fulton taproom right by Target Field. I’ve […]
While I’m not nearly as interested in college basketball as I have been at other points in my life — considering the number of years I spent covering the sport, it pretty much was my life — the Three To Read today is all about the hoops. And it is far more fun than the […]
One: Here’s a story that ran in the Des Moines Register yesterday by former Cyclone and former NBA player Paul Shirley. Basically he talks about how much of a mess Iowa State during his senior season and how the players were very tired of Larry Eustachy. Here’s a great line: “A secret about the NCAA […]
One bizarre story in the mix and even a bonus video. One: Books Women Read When No One Can See the Cover by Katherine Rosman of the WSJ I am a well-established fan of ereaders. I loved both of the Nooks that I had and now love my iPad even more. It’s essentially how I […]
Couple of interesting stories today. One.Is this the NHL’s Zapruder Film by Mike Sielski from the Wall Street Journal First, the story is really interesting as it examines whether the LA Kings got some home cookin’ from the timekeeper at Staples Center. But I find the story just as interesting because I wonder how much […]
One thing I do a lot of and am good at is consuming media. I read in the morning. I almost always take my iPad with me to lunch. And I see a lot of links on Twitter. I have several friends who get emails from me with links to cool stories. But I’m going […]
The subject line even read: Best E-Mail of the Year! What was it? Obviously it was word that my club is opening next Wednesday. The March 21 opening will be the earliest in the 93 years the club has been around. It will be six days earlier than two years ago, when the club opened […]
When Ricky Rubio grabbed his left knee Friday night, it was hard to know just how bad it was really going to be. I initially thought he might have just banged legs with Kobe Bryant and things would be OK. But when he tried to walk on the baseline during a timeout and couldn’t, it […]
I must post this video. It makes me laugh. With advance apologies to any of you who like Michigan.
I think I should probably add a trip to NYC’s Rucker Park to my bucket list. This is crazy.