A Book Report: Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Every now and then, amid the deluge of Star Trek novels, I read something of historical importance.  I’ve read Brave New World (Aldous Huxley), Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov), Childhood’s End (Arthur C. Clarke) all on my own, and now Uncle Tom’s

A Book Report: Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Every now and then, amid the deluge of Star Trek novels, I read something of historical importance.  I’ve read Brave New World (Aldous Huxley), Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov), Childhood’s End (Arthur C. Clarke) all on my own, and now Uncle Tom’s

Memories and Autographs

I met US Women’s National Team midfielder Tobin Heath tonight at the Seattle Reign game.  My friend Jubilee ran into her down on the concourse at Memorial Stadium and we realized she’d been sitting two rows behind us for the

Memories and Autographs

I met US Women’s National Team midfielder Tobin Heath tonight at the Seattle Reign game.  My friend Jubilee ran into her down on the concourse at Memorial Stadium and we realized she’d been sitting two rows behind us for the

Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders: Who is the Bigger Garbage Fire?

I said a few months ago that I about 40% liked Bernie Sanders and I about 20% liked Hillary Clinton.  Clinton’s number probably hasn’t moved anywhere, but Sanders’s has plummeted.  I’ve come to the realization that both these candidates pretty

Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders: Who is the Bigger Garbage Fire?

I said a few months ago that I about 40% liked Bernie Sanders and I about 20% liked Hillary Clinton.  Clinton’s number probably hasn’t moved anywhere, but Sanders’s has plummeted.  I’ve come to the realization that both these candidates pretty

I Don’t Know What to Make of the NWHL’s Troubles

News has broken that the NWHL is being sued for $650,000 by one of it’s early investors.  People have come out of all sides to paint this as evidence of the NWHL’s doom.  While the sheer financials of it may

I Don’t Know What to Make of the NWHL’s Troubles

News has broken that the NWHL is being sued for $650,000 by one of it’s early investors.  People have come out of all sides to paint this as evidence of the NWHL’s doom.  While the sheer financials of it may

I’m Voting Green Again

I’ll be perfectly honest, neither of the Democratic candidates are good enough for me.  Neither one is good enough at connecting with voters from various marginalized groups. First you’ve got the warhawking Hillary Clinton who didn’t find it politically expedient

I’m Voting Green Again

I’ll be perfectly honest, neither of the Democratic candidates are good enough for me.  Neither one is good enough at connecting with voters from various marginalized groups. First you’ve got the warhawking Hillary Clinton who didn’t find it politically expedient

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My Sports Team Power Rankings

For a while the Buffalo Sabres were hands down my favorite sports team.  That is no longer the case.  Here is the current order of my love for every team I root for. 1. Seattle Reign (NWSL) The Reign have

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My Sports Team Power Rankings

For a while the Buffalo Sabres were hands down my favorite sports team.  That is no longer the case.  Here is the current order of my love for every team I root for. 1. Seattle Reign (NWSL) The Reign have

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Buffalo News Writers Defend the Paper’s Sexism

The Buffalo News’ coverage of the NWHL’s Buffalo Beauts, the local professional women’s hockey team, has been underwhelming to say the least.  After sending a staff writer to the opener the News has neglected to assign a dedicated Beauts writer.

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Buffalo News Writers Defend the Paper’s Sexism

The Buffalo News’ coverage of the NWHL’s Buffalo Beauts, the local professional women’s hockey team, has been underwhelming to say the least.  After sending a staff writer to the opener the News has neglected to assign a dedicated Beauts writer.