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Archive for November, 2010

This post was originally published on April 27, 2010. Since then, my wordpress installation became corrupt and am trying (so far unsuccessfully) to restore the database. Say it isn’t so! Sacrebleu! I was in Whole Foods Market in Old Town Alexandria tonight when I came across an old friend who mentioned to me that Andy Parks had been fired at WMAL. As I stood there in shock listening to how Read More...

Chris Henry’s Legacy Lives On (Video)

On December 16, 2009 Chris Henry suffered fatal injuries after falling from a moving vehicle. In the wake of the tragedy, Henry’s mother decided to donate his organs. Here is The NFL Today’s heartwarming story presented on Thanksgiving Day. As it did to host James Brown, the story will certainly move you to tears.

Leslie Nielsen passed away Sunday at age 84. Here is a tribute video of Airplane! and The Naked Gun, two of Nielsen’s biggest movies, using mixed clips of the best scenes from both movies. Also, don’t miss Marc Hirsh’s great post on NPR about the actor.

Would you believe Alexander Semin is not even on the NHL ballot for this years all-star game? Semin is quietly having an all-star year and will miss the game unless fans like us do something about it. As Alex Semin himself tweeted last night: 3 goals in 5 minutes. 3 hat tricks in 35 days. So that must be why I’m on the All-Star ballot! Oh wait… vote.nhl.com #WriteinSemin Do Read More...

Now that Keith Olbermann and his ‘Countdown To No Ratings’ is back on the air and more controversial than ever, it is time to revisit Ben Affleck’s portrayal of Mr. Olbermann on SNL from a couple of years ago. From Nov, 2, 2008: http://www.hulu.com/embed/uv6JB_UEJHfaDtWDAGe5pQ

Va. AG Ken Cuccinelli discusses the state’s court battle over Obamacare with Terry Jeffrey at CNS News. For more CNS News video, visit this link. http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdSUSUSUuz

Union Gets Smacked By ObamaCare

I’m wondering if the mainstream media will cover this at all. I’m also wondering if this same union will be pushing for a waiver or better yet a repeal of this monstrosity: One of the largest union-administered health-insurance funds in New York is dropping coverage for the children of more than 30,000 low-wage home attendants, union officials said. The union blamed financial problems it said were caused by the state’s Read More...