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Goodbye Parks

  Three or four years ago, we went to California as a family and one of the cool things we…

Ten Oscar Thoughts

1. The Oscars were, once again, utterly predictable. I predicted 18 out of 24 awards, which is good, but I…

Zen pitching

So, here is my favorite quote of the year so far — really my favorite quote in quite a while…

Oscar Predictions 2015

When our family began our annual Oscars predictions party — I’m pretty sure it was 1977 — it was pretty…

The Pat Tabler Experience

In 1983, Pat Tabler came to the plate 22 times with the bases loaded. He hit .579 and drove in…

How to Kill a Mockingbird

That’s what my younger daughter calls it: “How to Kill a Mockingbird.” Like it’s a cookbook. Links: — Gotten quite…