Hamilton

11 Dec 18
dunkrena1974 blog

This is really inspiring. I feel the exact same way and share the same feelings about it as Hamilton. My friends always make fun of me or at least did because I never 008 (This Dave Barry column was originally published Feb. 22, 2008.) A comprehensive, coeducational Catholic High school Diocese of Wollongong – Albion […]

11 Dec 18
STL.News

LAS VEGAS — The Latest on Major League Baseball’s winter meetings (all times local): 5:33 p.m. The Texas Rangers have claimed infielder Carlos Asuaje off waivers from San Diego. Asuaje was designated for assignment Friday after spending parts of the past three seasons with the Padres, hitting .240 in 175 games. He also played at […]

11 Dec 18
Gauntlet of Intellectual Terror

I have just completed East of Eden by John Steinbeck literally two minutes ago and I immediately walked to my lap top to begin this review. I am uncertain where to start or what to say about this book. It is that good. Some books I read and I am filled with thoughts and words and […]

11 Dec 18
Edmonton Sun

Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney was in the house Sunday night to watch the Battle of Alberta, which predictably started the connect-the-trade-dots, because he might need another centre and the Edmonton Oilers could use a puck-moving defenceman and a top-six winger. Plus, Sweeney used to be Peter Chiarelli’s right-hand man, although he wouldn’t trade defenceman […]

11 Dec 18
Twigs and Branches on my Family Tree

  William Anderson, the fourth child of John and Catherine Anderson, was born in 1799. He was my third great grandfather, and quite a bold fellow he was! In 1819 at the age of 20, William Anderson fathered a child out of wedlock by Elizabeth Hixenbough who was 10 years his senior. Elizabeth Hixenbough was […]

11 Dec 18
More Than Just A Rice Cooker

Tonight’s Cornish Hen experiment in the rice cooker led to an interesting dinner discussion with my children. Why are they called cornish hens? Are they called hens because they’re female birds? Are you sure they aren’t just little chickens? (A quick Wikipedia read revealed that Cornish Hens were originally a breed found in Cornwall, which is […]

11 Dec 18
Black America Web

Singer Jacquees is very popular among millennials and teens for his covers of Ella Mai’s Trip and Boo’d Up – in fact, his version of Mai’s songs were popular that her team had them pulled. Beyond that, (and a large social media following), there isn’t much else to support his huge claim. He says he’s the […]

11 Dec 18
STL.News

LAS VEGAS — The Latest on Major League Baseball’s winter meetings (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Harold Baines knows there a lot of fans questioning whether his credentials are worthy of the Hall of Fame. He’s not sweating that. “Well, they can’t take it away from me now, even if they don’t think I should […]

11 Dec 18
Archy news nety

Managers, agents and even some players come to the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas for MLB Winter Meetings, starting Monday. The construction of the roster, through purchases and / or exchanges, is the goal for many teams, and both Bay Area teams seem to be strongly involved. The Giants, with the new […]

11 Dec 18
Papa Joe's Tales, Fables and Parables

From Irwin: wow! was i taken aback by your (today’s) photos of the street scene outside your home. the scenery is not what i had imagined. seems open space is at a premium there as well as in parts of the usa. i guess i had pictured something more “exotic” whatever that means….perhaps trails, lots […]

11 Dec 18
Archy news nety

Managers, agents and even some players come to the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas for MLB Winter Meetings, starting Monday. The construction of the roster, through purchases and / or exchanges, is the goal for many teams, and both Bay Area teams seem to be strongly involved. The Giants, with the new […]