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And still...all we need is love.

I sat behind Paul Gardner in my eighth grade Language Arts class at Longfellow Middle School. Paul was bigger than the rest of us, lanky and tall as a beech tree. 561 more words


Drew and Zipp - 1992


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  • Bob Boner Auto Show
  • Chuck Swirsky
  • Dr. Kevorkian
  • Gay Superheroes
  • Gay Talk about Football…
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R.I.P. Darrell Simmons

The news was anticipated but saddening nonetheless. It’s always that way when an American icon passes away. This time it was Muhammad Ali, one of the most controversial figures of the 1960s. 505 more words


Just When I Thought I Was Out, Racism Pulled Me Back In

Yesterday, I wrote my regular article for a Manchester United online fanzine called Stretty News. The name comes from the famous Stretford End stand behind the west goal, facing the eponymous neighborhood on whose edge United’s home stadium, Old Trafford, sits.  1,305 more words

Everybody Has One (what I'm Complaining About Now)

Remembering The First ABC Monday Night Football Game

Today marks the 46th anniversary of the first N.F.L. Monday night game in the still existent A.B.C./Disney package.

In that tilt on September 21, 1970, the Cleveland Browns, now the Baltimore Ravens, though NFL records say otherwise, defeated the New York Jets (31-21). 127 more words

By Authority Of The NFL

I’ve never been a big fan of Mike Tirico’s work, but I have to admit that a recent decision by the NFL regarding who broadcasts their games gave the Syracuse grad a lot of garden hose up his keister, without benefit of lubricant. 255 more words


Ramblin' 8/2/16

I went to the dentist, today, for my regular cleaning, x-rays, etc. All is well. It really helps when you have a hygienist that is gentle, swift, and conversant. 728 more words