….but I can’t watch it on TV. ESPN bought the rights to Itaoian football, but it is offering the bulk of the matches over a new service called ESPN+, which is available online, for a price, but not on the … Continue reading
I have finally watched the Juventus–Hellas Verona match from May. I knew Juve won. Of course they did. They’d already secured their seventh consecutive scudetto and Hellas had long since earned relegation and my interwebs embargo aren’t exactly water-tight. But … Continue reading
The Zebes spent €112 on Ole CR7. And it’s official. And he made Juan Cuadrado give up his jersey, not that Cuadrado is my favorite stripey, but still. I think my Akinfeev tattoo is infected.
I just slept until 12:30 and awoke to find that Juve has bid 88 million Euros for Cristiano Ronaldo so yeah, I’m in hell.
H.R. 353, the Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017, is pretty long statute and a little too dense for me since NOAA authorization statutes aren’t exactly my job or anything. It’s difficult to see whether there’s some … Continue reading
Salsa aside, May Day is International Workers’ Day, which you probably think was invented by European Marxists in the 1920s, but was actually begun in Chicago in 1886 as a multi-day labor protest that culminated in the Haymarket Affair (someone … Continue reading
Most laws are, um, imperfect. They contain vague bits, or ambiguous bits, etc. Many statutes don’t really contain the information they need to be of any use to the public. An example is Federal employee pay. Congress does not sit … Continue reading
When Dirtbunny was a kitten of 5 years old, she was traumatized by a horror movie she saw on TV. That movie was “The Ghost and Mr. Chicken” starring Don Knotts. Ever since, she has been the object of ridicule … Continue reading
I don’t have a lot to say about this. I’m sure enough a leftie and I’m used to having opinions like mine ridiculed. I don’t like Mr. Trump. Never have. I don’t like what he says. I don’t like what … Continue reading
It takes an army of highly-trained medical professionals to deal with Dirtbunny and all her weirdness, and what we’ve learned recently is that is it possible that she is not beyond help. It’s no surprise that her mind is officially … Continue reading