Fantasy Football Power Rankings

For my work fantasy league I write up Power Rankings every week, if you’re interested in how our league is playing out, I’ll be posting the Power Rankings every week (teams listed by team name, names hidden to protect my co-workers, my team is “Julio Jones and Me”): East 1 – CF Luncheon Wagon – […]

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Lebron James and My Sports Heart

Before I start this post, I want to explain that, while I love sports, I understand they have their place in society. Sports are not life and death in most situations; they provide an outlet from “real” life. With that qualifier, 4 years ago, Lebron James broke my sports heart when he “took his talents […]

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The Middle Ground

Earlier today I had a discussion with a colleague on what defines feminism. Initially, when asked to define “feminism”, my impression was that feminists believe that the rights of women are more important than those of men. Upon more consideration, and through some patient discussion with my friend, I realize that feminists don’t favor the […]

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Renting in Boston

Recently, the Boston Globe published three longform articles on the industry built around renting in Boston. It’s some of the best journalism I’ve read lately, they had a whole team doing research on renting in Boston in relation to local universities, recent tragedies, rental companies with hundreds of properties, and the amount of work they […]

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Browns Draft Thoughts

In sequential order of preference, my thoughts on the Cleveland Browns 2014 NFL draft options (only a week away!): #4 Pick: – Draft at 4 – Trade Down – Trade Up – Clowney – Robinson – Matthews – Watkins – Manziel – Mack – Trade Down #26 Pick: – Draft at 26 – Trade Up […]

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Holding Back

In an effort to continue writing and posting consistently, I find myself brainstorming throughout the day, “would x be a good topic to write about?” Frequently, I run into topics I’d love to be able to write about, but due to the very public nature of the Internet and the sensitivity of these topics, I […]

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The Worst Fans

If you haven’t heard the story, in 2012 the Buffalo Bills started a program sending text messages to fans who opted-in to the program, with part of the terms stating that up to 5 texts would be sent per week. When the team sent 13 texts in a 2 week span, Jerry Wojcik, a Bills […]

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Writing is Hard

Writing is hard. I started this blog with the best intentions, to write every day, build a community and use as a springboard towards becoming a better writer, thinker and member of the Internet. Sounds aspirational, right?Well, what started as an ambitious attempt, quickly fizzled into an afterthought. I love writing, and want to be […]

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Who Should Play in the last BCS Title Game?

The college football world has been turned upside down, with fans, analysts and coaches scrambling to figure out who should play in the last BCS title game after Auburn’s stunning upset of Alabama in this year’s Iron Bowl. Being originally from Ohio in a family of Auburn fans (and some old Missouri fans as friends […]

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