Just my Thoughts · School Sports

Mountaineer Basketball

I have to admit I do not like watching basketball on television. I am not even sure I like watching basketball in person but if I have to, college ball is the way to go. So it is a cold February Saturday and I am flipping around – anything to not watch another episode of… Continue reading Mountaineer Basketball

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What was your favorite song of 2006?

I have to say that my favorite song of 2006 is “Not Ready to Make Nice.” In case you were spending last year under a rock, it was sung and written by the Dixie Chicks. The song is a synopsis of the behaviour they endured after Natalie Maines made some comment about GWBush while in… Continue reading What was your favorite song of 2006?

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Monthly Visit – Aspirations 2007

Okay, so my initial thought was to do a monthly post that had a breakdown of what I was going to be doing to help reach my aspirations for 2007. I have not really done more than treat them like resolutions to date – something to write down and then leave aside. Aspirations 2007 (look… Continue reading Monthly Visit – Aspirations 2007

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Maine-Endwell School Vote – Capital Project

A few facts before I am accused of being biased – I am the parent of student-athletes. I am also the parent of honors students. I am also the parent of Science Olympiads. I am the parent of band members. These classifications are not specific to individual students. I am the parent of at least… Continue reading Maine-Endwell School Vote – Capital Project

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February as a Single Person

  Okay, now the football hype is over, the real commercial part of February starts. I shouldn’t really say it waited until the football hype was over. Valentine’s Day is what I am talking about and the stores where I live put out Valentine’s candy, cards and other items as they were marking down the… Continue reading February as a Single Person

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Why do you watch the Super Bowl?

I know, it sounds like a stupid question. But I am dead serious. As a marketing student over 20 years ago, there was the annual marketing class – regardless of what level course it was – assignment of watching the Super Bowl for the commercials. This was well before the exorbitant ad rates of today.… Continue reading Why do you watch the Super Bowl?