College Football Bowl Games Dec. 31 – Jan. 13

Home stretch time. The national championship is set, albeit with a crooked result in the Fiesta Bowl, as the officiating crew in that game clearly had bet big money on Clempson, so they managed to not see several egregious penalties and botched a replay call. Oh,...

Random Thoughts

From off the top of my head, and other strange places…. I know it’s not just me getting old. All the great candy bars are at least 50% smaller than when I was a kid. A pack of Reese’s peanut butter cups used to make a fabulous dessert. Now it’s just enough to...

College Bowl Games Dec. 27-30

The season of 147 bowl games continues. This round will include the College Football Playoff semifinals and several big names. Should be a very fun weekend. Military Bowl (Annapolis), North Carolina vs. Temple – Well, it looks like 137-year-old Mack Brown still has...

What Is “Busy”?

I have about half a dozen or so podcasts I listen to regularly. Most have a new episode once a week. There is one that has a new edition every weekday – the Before Breakfast podcast. Time management expert Laura Vanderkam provides a time management tip in a podcast...

NFL Picks Week 16

Denver coach Vic Fangio has a radical idea – eliminate divisions and just have two 16-team conferences. You would play every team in your conference and 1 team from the other conference. This is in response to the likelihood that Dallas or Philly will get into the...