Why are the baseball teams…

People sometimes ask funny questions. More specifically, people sometimes ask funny questions to Google. You probably saw the Google autocomplete map of the United States that was floating around the net last week.The fine folks who run @Amazing_Maps made that by using the first suggestion from Google after typing “Why is [state] so.” Other people…

My Big Beef with Murray Chass

Apologies for the long gap between posts. I’ll have more of an explanation in my next post, which is nearly done. Granted, it won’t be a good explanation, but hey. Anyway… Former New York Times columnist and current blogger-who-doesn’t-want-to-be-called-a-blogger Murray Chass had some words about the Hall of Fame today. ‘Tis the season, after all.…

Hate the Cardinals, but Do It Right

On Wednesday, the Dodgers defeated the Cardinals to bring the NLCS to 3-2 in favor of the Red Birds. They go into St. Louis tomorrow hoping to stave off elimination again. That’s important stuff. The winner of the NLCS almost always goes on to play in the World Series. Like, I’m pretty sure it happens…