Posts by TEX

Bring me the head of Ken Macha…

Bring me the head of Ken Macha…

The A’s just got swept by the Cleveland Indians. I’m appalled. More than that, I’m disgusted. And I blame Ken...

Kathunk!…

Kathunk!…

That’s the sound the other shoe makes when it hits the ground. This past week has been pretty ok. The...

Whoosh!….

Whoosh!….

I love comic book sound effects like BLAM! SPLAT! KACHUNK! and of course the classics THUPPA THUPPA THUPPA (helicopter flying...

One bad day…

One bad day…

There was an AP story that ran in the Oakland Tribune today that attributed the prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib...

What a week…

What a week…

This past weekend was my reintroduction to “the road” after almost two years. Fracas went down to Orange County, Los...

A fair fight?…

A fair fight?…

Paul Krugman’s latest NY Times Column is a hum dinger. I particularly like this quote: “Did top officials order the...

Now that’s more like it…

Now that’s more like it…

I knew my true nature only exposed itself on Sundays… The Dante’s Inferno Test has banished you to the Seventh...

I’m a goin’ straight to hell… but only getting off on the second floor…

I’m a goin’ straight to hell… but only getting off on the second floor…

The Dante’s Inferno Test has banished you to the Second Level of Hell! Here is how you matched up against...

I crack me up…

I crack me up…

I continue to just be flat out amused by the web. I’ve been mucking around with this whole interweb thingamadooty...

Spring training journal – day seven – March 30, 2004 – final entry…

Spring training journal – day seven – March 30, 2004 – final entry…

Today was a near completely uneventful day owing mostly to the fact that there were no elongated bus rides to...