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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...

Spring training journal – day six – March 29, 2002…

Spring training journal – day six – March 29, 2002…

Best line of the day, so far, was uttered by a guy on the #41 bus taking me back to...

Lemonade!…

Lemonade!…

Yes, I know. It’s not the rest of the spring training journal. So shoot me. This is better anyway. Towards...

Words simply fail me…

Words simply fail me…

Jay Maynard’s TRON costume.

Honest, no seriously, I will eventually finish posting my journal entries from Spring Training…

Honest, no seriously, I will eventually finish posting my journal entries from Spring Training…

Life has, well, become somewhat more complex… no, intricate, that’s a better word, for me lately. Maybe I’ll write something...

Spring training journal – day five – March 28, 2004…

Spring training journal – day five – March 28, 2004…

Today could best be described as suffering from Cactus League burnout. As I sit here at Scottsdale Stadium, waiting for...

Spring training journal – day four – March 27, 2004…

Spring training journal – day four – March 27, 2004…

I actually slept in today. I managed to stay in my bunk until a little after 8 this morning. Army...

Spring training journal – day three – March 26, 2004…

Spring training journal – day three – March 26, 2004…

Army Dude actually turned out to be less annoying to bunk above than he was to bunk across from. I’ve...

Smells like dead rock star…

Smells like dead rock star…

I caught this article remembering the anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s suicide – For Kurt Cobain, A Sleepless Nirvana (washingtonpost.com) –...

Spring training journal – day two – March 25, 2004…

Spring training journal – day two – March 25, 2004…

I now have a name for the odd guy with the cart at the hostel. I call him Army Dude....