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Since Last We Met…

Leonard Nimoy passed away – he lived long and prospered! An icon! deGrom showed that he is not a beast, but is The Beast! The definitive article, as it were! This past weekend, The Beast and The Dark Knight gave … Continue reading

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St. Nick Giveth, Eon Taketh Away

Yep, all of the good feelings on the Union and Utopia hardwood have evaporated.  They were spirited away just before 2014 was, seemingly abducted by some over-sized buzzard, with his intent that we will never see them again.  And will … Continue reading

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Whoop-de-do and Hickory Dock

It’s Turbo Time! First, let’s cover all of the bases… Happy Hannukah Happy Solstice Happy Festivus Happy Gurnenthar’s Ascendance May 2015 be 100% Excelsior! What did I get for Christmas this year? An unexpected 10-1 record for the Redmen! They … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2014, Filled With Great Victories

Happy Thanksgiving!  At this moment, all is right with the world.  My beloved Redmen stepped up and played a gutty (aka ugly) game against a tough Minnesota team, and somehow managed to pull it out, going away.  The defense was … Continue reading

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My Teams (Or, This Is Supposed To Be Fun, Right?)

The Redmen.  The Metropolitans.  The Jets.  All lousy.  Not much to look forward to in 2014 for the Mets outside of Zach Wheeler.  I’m expecting the Grandyman (who I like a lot) to turn out to be a bust, much … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

And what of the Redmen?  I’ve never been a big fan of Red Storm.  I don’t mind the Johnnies as an unofficial nickname, but full time?  No way!  We could go with Vincentians, but most Catholics probably have no idea … Continue reading

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