Scarcity has a funny effect on things. Within the framework of persona (especially celebrity persona), scarcity of information takes myth and creates legend. Within the framework of beer, scarcity of supply often creates a mad rush of demand, along with a completely different set of expectations regarding quality. 688 more words
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On this festive and unseasonably warm (for New York standards) Christmas Day of 2015, it is with odd pleasure that I get to inform you of two milestones today. 405 more words
The original HOF Billy Hamilton had a style of play somewhat similar to today’s well-known Billy Hamilton. His game was all about speed. Unlike the modern-day version, though, the 19th century Billy Hamilton was a master of getting on base. 322 more words
The pursuit of records is one of the best parts of the sports worlds as players are constantly trying to be the best ever.
They continue to put up numbers trying to pass legends in the all-time list of anything in an attempt to put their name among the best all-time. 1,223 more words