Category Archives: Bio

Alex Rodriguez Sues Selig, The Yankees and MLB…say what!??!??!

I’ll say one thing…if this is a smoke screen to cloud the issues,  then A-ROD is wasting a whole lotta’ money on a bunch of lawyers.  MLB either has the goods or they don’t and it sure seems like they … Continue reading

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Alex Rodriquez Battles On

It’s Day Three of the Alex Rodriguez suspension saga and there’s no clear take on who’s winning,  who’s losing and exactly how this is going to end.  Commissioner Bud Selig needs to cement his legacy as he plans to retire … Continue reading

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STARTLING AND HOPEFUL COMMENTS FROM POPE FRANCIS

I was born and raised into a Roman Catholic family.  Over the years I’ve found myself at odds with many of the church’s practices, procedures and dogma.  As the years have rolled by my disenchantment with the church has lead … Continue reading

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Russell’s Brand of Humour – In Many Ways it’s Quite Enlightening

A few years ago while channel surfing my way through a dull evening I came across one of those inane entertainment talk shows where brainless bleach blondes extol the dubious virtues of the latest pop culture heroes / phenomenons. I … Continue reading

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Alex Rodriquez…Big Money, Drugs and the Politics of Baseball

I admit it.  I was a huge A-ROD fan. I thought he was most certainly in the Top 10 Baseball players of ALL TIME.  And why not?  Everything he did on the field proved how impressive he was,  deserving of … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh…the King of Polarization??

    According to Wikipedia,  Rush Hudson Limbaugh was born on January 12, 1951 in a small town in Missouri. After dropping out of college he moved to Pennsylvania. He got a job as a Top 40 disk jockey with … Continue reading

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A Fish With A Serious Personality

Ever since I was a little boy I’ve always been fascinated with Mother Nature and all of her trappings. I used to catch colored spiders and make homes for them in gallon jugs. Then there were the ants.  Ahhh yes…the … Continue reading

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What does the 2013 season hold for the New York Jets? – Part 1

It happens every year right around this time.  A large number of young men fighting it out for a spot on an NFL team. The cliche of  shedding “blood, sweat and tears” to make a team holds true for this … Continue reading

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WHY THIS MAN BELONGS IN THE ROCK N ROLL HALL OF FAME

      Brian Samuel Epstein was born on September 19th 1934 in London. He died tragically on August 27th, 1967 also in London…and though he was fabulously successful, having discovered and launched THE BEATLES, he was a lonely, depressed … Continue reading

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GIL HODGES: Why Isn’t This Man in the Baseball Hall of Fame?

The Brooklyn Dodgers left New York in 1957 to pursue the golden opportunities available to them in sunny southern California.  I was just a little kid playing on the sidewalks of Bensonhurst in those days.  I could hear the grownups … Continue reading

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