August 30, 2020 archive

Not a Rant


Not at all funny.


No Sports?

“We only stop for World Wars,” seems a foolish boast to make. I’ve followed Le Tour with greater or lesser concentration (lesser recently) for years and I’ll not even attempt to cover the evolutions of US Postal (it’s all about politics actually) and the other contending teams, mostly amounting to Sponsorship re-badging which happens at …

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The Breakfast Club (MREs & Birthday Cake)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! AP’s Today in History for August 30th The Civil War’s Second Battle of Bull Run ends; Thurgood Marshall confirmed as first black Supreme Court justice; First black astronaut blasts off; Ty Cobb’s baseball debut; David Letterman moves to CBS. Breakfast Tune Sailing Roger Sprung, Hal Wylie, & the Progressive Bluegrassers …

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Pondering the Pundits: Sunday Preview Edition

Pondering the Pundits: Sunday Preview Edition” is an Open Thread. It is a selection of editorials and opinions from around the news medium and the internet blogs. The intent is to provide a forum for your reactions and opinions, not just to the opinions presented, but to what ever you find important. On Sunday mornings …

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