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Great, Thompson and Romney are both gone. Now who do I vote for?

2008 Presidential Race, Nutjobs

If that blog title doesn't say it all, there is nothing more I can do.

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World Series review

Milwaukee Braves, My-Sugar-Na, NFL, Nostalga, Television

Yes, I know the Super Bowl (Side note - The MVP selection was a crockDavid Tyree caught one of the two TDs, and made the catch that saved the game for the Giants, and instead a marketing machine was named MVP) was just played yesterday, but on Saturday, I went to Long's Wong and attended a viewing of Game 4 of the 1957 World Series (the "Nippy Jones" game).

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February 17th is fast approaching

Brewers players, Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers

That's when pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training!

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The heartbreak of Golfer's Elbow

Bluemound Bowl, Bowling, Craps, Injuries, My-Sugar-Na, Reno

Last week Friday (January 11th), I had surgery on my right elbow.  The first time I had a twinge in my elbow was in Januray 2005.  At that time, I had bowled three nights a week for a few years, but I was only bowling one night a week for the beginning of that seaon.  I was asked to bowl in a new league for the second half of that season, and on the very first night on this new team I felt a twinge in my elbow.  Not that it really hurt, because that same week I bowled a career-high 847 series at Bluemound Bowl (which included two 300 games).

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A local business on my "naughty" list

Free market, Naughty businesses, West Allis

Over the past nine months or so of blogging, I have sang the praises of a few local businesses.  Although sometimes the tone of my blogs can be negative, or it sounds like I am whining, I don't like to call out specific businesses for petty stuff (slow waitress service, a product that is not on time, etc).  Experts can Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah about how customer service should be, but the reality is that some times things just don't work out right.  Does it make one happy?  Usually not, but it also isn't a reason to write about a business that basically says to stay away.

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