Lest readers of this blog think I am simply a book geek, let me assure you I am a geek in a whole range of subjects. When I am not sitting at home reading books I am often at home watching golf. I never thought the day would come when I would spend weekend afternoons watching golf on TV but it has come to pass. If you share this particular passion for the maddening game of golf then you were probably at home watching Vijay Singh eke out a playoff victory Sunday in the last major of the year. Singh may have won the PGA Championship at Whistling Straits with the highest final round score carded by a winner, but a win is a win. Despite his struggles on Sunday, I think the 41-year old Fijian can lay a claim to best player in the world. The good folks over at National Review Online were kind enough to post my argument. So check it out if you enjoy that sort of thing.
I work in communications and public affairs. I try to squeeze in as much reading as I can while still spending time with my wife and two kids (and cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers and Michigan Wolverines during football season - oh, and watching golf too).
JV Last offers advice to the NFL: “Today you can walk into Walmart and buy a 65” Ultra-HD TV for $470. Meanwhile, if a fan wants to go see a Steelers game, the average ticket is $93 and parking is $40. Do the math …”- #
Trying to wrestle my review of Suicide of the West into publishable shape. Oof, at 2000 words and counting without discussing Part Three.
Richard Brookhiser on Mike Potemra “Mike was a pilgrim, the wandering Christian, the walking American. Through the storm, through the night, lead me on to the light.”- #