December 12, 2017
Blocking by Frederic S Remington Harper's Weekly November 18 1893 public domain
Sports

When Men who Could Read Played Football

October 27, 2017 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills For William F Buckley, Jr RIP WFB was a Yale man. Frederic Remington, the famous Cowboy & Indian artist also was a Yale man. He was also a football player there, before 1880. His football art is offered here to remind people of how the game was once [Read More]

Culture

The Latest: Trump Wins, NFL Caves (Updated)

September 29, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

The latest developments tell a simple story; President Trump wins, NFL Caves. League commissioner Roger Goodell held a behind-closed-door meeting Tuesday night with NFL owners, league executives and select players to talk about the national anthem protests and especially, I’m sure, the effect its having on the bottom line. There’s [Read More]

Propaganda

NFL protests are based on lies

September 29, 2017 Doug Hagin 3

From the time Colin Kaepernick first “took a knee” during the national anthem last season the left have hailed him as heroic, and praised him for raising awareness, and protesting inequality, and police brutality. The media, of course has been eager to carry these narratives because the media loves nothing [Read More]

Culture

The Latest: Trump Wins, NFL Caves

September 28, 2017 JoshuaPundit 2

The latest developments tell a simple story; President Trump wins,  NFL Caves. League commissioner Roger Goodell held a behind-closed-door meeting Tuesday night with NFL owners, league executives and select players to talk about the national anthem protests and especially, I’m sure, the effect its having on the bottom line. There’s [Read More]

Culture

The Ghost of Trayvon Martin Takes a Knee

September 27, 2017 Proof Positive 1

Halloween is approaching and the stores are filling with candy, skeletons, and not a few ghosts. One specter once again raising its ugly head, is the ghost of Trayvon Martin. In addition to the Take a Knee controversy, or complementary to it, four NFL players have submitted a ten page [Read More]

Sports

They’re Always 20

August 2, 2017 1willford 1

By: Mike McDaniel    Various venerable aphorisms suggest as we grow older, we grow wiser. This is, demonstrably, not universally true. We can all point to a variety of people who, as they aged, remained just as dumb as they were when young, and stubbornly proud of it. As for [Read More]

Sports

44 years ago today

June 9, 2017 Doug Hagin 0

The greatest racehorse in history, Secretariat won the Belmont Stakes, and the Triple Crown with such ease it still amazes I must note that in 1973, Secretariat beat another horse, Sham in the Derby and Preakness. In both races Sham and Secretariat blew by the field, showing how special both [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

Kevin Harvick Wins First NASCAR Pole Award

April 9, 2017 Proof Positive 0

I don’t spend a lot of times on the sports page. MLB lost me with the strikes. The NFL went SJW and left me behind, so I usually don’t give the sports section more than a cursory glance. But something caught my eye yesterday: A NASCAR driver proudly holding a [Read More]

Sports

For The Love Of The Game

March 11, 2017 William of Ockham 0

By Scott Kirwin There’s something about the game of baseball that maintains its place in the American imagination. It’s an egalitarian sport compared to football. All players get a chance at scoring, and there is no position that dominates play the way the quarterback does in football. It’s pace is [Read More]

Sports

Review: Kobalt Duel Power Inflator

October 13, 2016 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel   I ran across an article the other day–I believe it was in Popular Mechanics–about the Kobalt Duel Power Inflator. Kobalt is the brand of an extensive line of tools marketed by the Lowe’s chain. I don’t do a great deal of business at Lowes, Home Depot being closer [Read More]

Sports

The NFL’s arrogance is going to cost it

September 14, 2016 Doug Hagin 0

I was going to write about my frustration with the NFL, but my friend, Mike at Proof Positive has done such a masterful job, I will just link him. And yes, it goes beyond the refs NOT knowing the rules, and the league redefining a catch so that no one really [Read More]

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