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Upcoming Books #5

I unearthed the following non-fiction vampire books while trawling through Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk. Ranging from Dracula scholarship to feminist analyses, there’s something for everyone. Note: release dates and titles may change; they were correct at the time this blog was published. 510 more words

Upcoming Books

Jerry Kramer's Nomination for the Pro Football Hall of Fame: 'A Wonderful Honor'

The moment that so many people had been waiting for actually happened on Thursday afternoon, August 24. Yes, right guard Jerry Kramer of the Green Bay Packers was nominated… 2,061 more words

My Presentation for Jerry Kramer to the Seniors Selection Committee for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2017

On August 24th, five members of the Seniors Selection Committee for the Pro Football Hall of Fame will meet in Canton, Ohio to discuss and then name two senior candidates for possible induction. 1,869 more words

Hall Of Fame President Envisions Football 'Disney World'

By BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — David Baker has a vision.

He sees a state-of-the-art stadium; eight fields in a youth sports complex (plus three more on campus); an indoor arena; a center for athletic performance and safety; a player care center; and a hotel. 857 more words

Sports

How Far Is Too Far? How Much Is Too Much?

I didn’t actually set out to answer those questions. But over the past several months, they’ve been on my mind. A lot.

Let’s back up. My teenaged daughter is a voracious reader. 880 more words

Books

A Mini-Manifesto on Letter-Only Words

Back in the Late Cretaceous, when I was a kid, one of our neighbors had a couple of daughters named Danielle and Darcy. Both girls were several years older than me, and both were (from my perspective) kind of pretty. 929 more words

Character Development