Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Bolt Out Of The Blue

The Tampa Bay Lightning finally unveiled their new uniforms and logo today, and I generally like them. The new logo is a bit simpler (evocative of Captain Marvel, though thinner), a little superhero-ish, but okay. I’m a minimalist at heart. And while I will miss the all-black uniforms that I think are fantastic, I loooooooove […]

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Catching Up On Some Stuff

There have been things I’ve been thinking about things that have happened lately, but as I’m on sabbatical from social media for a bit and I’ve been focusing on some other things since the start of the new year, I’ll just dump them all into one post for now: I could write a whole bunch […]

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Taking Attendance 1/24/2011: A Check On The Great Indoors

We’re about halfway through the current season of the Major Indoor Soccer League (yes, there is still an MISL, this is the third version, basically, long story, tell you later) and average attendance is about where it was last year. Which is to say, not good. Not good at all. With 27 of the 50 […]

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Say What You Want…

…about American soccer announcers, but at least we understand the f***ing offside rule.

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Good Moon Rising

I had to get a shot of this when I saw the full moon rising tonight behind some palm trees.

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Look, Up In The Sky!

Saw this contrail this morning:

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Back To The Future

FC Tampa Bay Rowdies are looking like contenders. For the 1993 APSL title, that is. FCTB announced today that Ricky Hill will succeed Paul Dalglish as the club’s manager. I look forward to their matches against the Colorado Foxes and Los Angeles Salsa. Seriously, whuck? I know Gordon Jago is 78, but Eddie Firmani is […]

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Early Leader For Best Story Of 2011

Watch this video. The man with the amazing voice is Ted Williams, a homeless man in Columbus, Ohio. The video (which has more than 4 million views on YouTube) has apparently caught the eye of the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have hired Mr. Williams in an unspecified capacity (probably not power forward, though they could use […]

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