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Sportsmanship, is it alive or dead?

Two stories caught my eye this weekend, and they represent opposite sides of the spectrum as far as class. The first one comes courtesy of the Texas Tech / Oklahoma State basketball game on Saturday night. I would think that even if you are not a sports fan you would have heard about the incident, [...]

By | 2018-01-01T12:49:27+00:00 February 9th, 2014|Everything Else...|Comments Off on Sportsmanship, is it alive or dead?

Remembering Tom Laughlin & The Trial of Billy Jack

Yesterday was a sad day for myself and all fans of Billy Jack. It was announced that Tom Laughlin, the man brought Billy Jack to life, passed away. He actually passed away on Thursday, December 12, although it wasn't made public until yesterday. He was 82. For those fans that have not seen the homepage [...]

By | 2018-01-01T12:58:39+00:00 December 16th, 2013|Everything Else...|Comments Off on Remembering Tom Laughlin & The Trial of Billy Jack

Disneyland and the People Who Get “Cuts”

Our recent trip to Disneyland was a lot of fun. We got Brianna on a plane for the first time - along with a couple of rides she wouldn't get near not that long ago, i.e., Tower of Terror.  We walked a lot, talked a lot, rested a lot and ate a lot.  Sabrina and [...]

By | 2018-01-01T13:05:31+00:00 December 8th, 2013|Being Handicapped, Everything Else...|Comments Off on Disneyland and the People Who Get “Cuts”

5 Great One-Punch Knock Outs

After I realized Juan Manuel Marquez didn't seriously harm (or kill) Manny Pacquiao in their fight last December, I started to think about where the knockout I witnessed belongs in boxing history. For absolute fear of what I thought I just wached, there are not any KO's that compare.  But being a boxing fan, I thought [...]

By | 2018-01-01T13:08:34+00:00 May 31st, 2013|Everything Else...|Comments Off on 5 Great One-Punch Knock Outs

I want to get in the Octagon with Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius has been granted to the right to compete in the Summer Olympics this year. For many, this is seen as victory for people that are missing body parts.  As someone who fits that description, I beg to differ. Before I get to my main point, I feel I should describe what my feelings [...]

By | 2018-01-01T13:11:38+00:00 July 18th, 2012|Everything Else...|Comments Off on I want to get in the Octagon with Oscar Pistorius