Americans this was almost our Independence Day. John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail: “…July 2nd will go down in History. We’ll celebrate it parades and pomp and bells ringing and fireworks.” Because Congress actually rules in favor if Independence on July 2 but then officially accepted Jefferson’s declaration two days later, thus making the…[Read More]
Apparently June 4 is National Hug Your Cat Day. We are unsure who determines this “awareness day” but we are interested. We wonder how many cats are celebrating this event. The cats that would appreciate the annual embrace are into it but how about the aloof felines that would rather be left alone? Maybe they…[Read More]
This is the season of awards. Oscars, Golden Globes, Critics Choice, etc. It is the congratulations period of the movie industry and it means that the “Best” actors, writers, producers, sound, etc. are hopeful that they will get some hardware to prove that they among the best in their field. Awards season usually begins with…[Read More]
03/28/2012 No Comments
The pigskin has undoubtedly taken over many hearts and minds when it comes to a “national pastime.” However, there is still nothing like the combination of spring, the promise of summer, school ending and the first pitch of your teams Opening Day. We are in an area that has equal parts Yankees, Mets and Phillies fans. We have a gorgeous minor league park in Lakewood. We have strong Little League history. We have representation in the pro ranks. We love our baseball. So finish up your Fantasy Drafts, make sure your cable bills are paid, and get ready for the start of the sport that we can spend each day with for the next six months. Baseball.