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Sep 15

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Musings From The Bench 9/15 Edition

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Ever have a time when your forces are scattered? When you’re focusing on so many things that you can’t focus on one? That’s what I’m feeling as I write this. Seems to be happening more often as I get older. So many things are vying for my attention that it makes it seem like my …

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Sep 10

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WTF… September 10, 2014… The 21st Century, student athletes and more…

  1) Life in the 21st Century… what’s not to like. Yeah, there still be troubles around but, hell, it’s getting better every day…No?   A fellow columnist on the site… Jane… wrote about the assholes who dumped a bucket of putrid water onto an autistic kid’s head… all in the guise of participating in ALS …

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Sep 03

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WTF… September 3, 2014… Obama, the media and democracy…

      1) Last week there was buzz going over the news media sources that twitter was all atwittered because of a news conference that Prez Obama held… in fact, twitter had about 6,000 twits worth of twittering all due to the Bam’s news conference. So WTF ya’ll say? Peeps always got stuff to …

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Aug 27

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WTF… August 27, 2014… Medicare, Big Finance & Who’s Running the Store…

    1) People wanna know why folks get all pissed off at the government? Frustrated? Feeling bamboozled? And, left saying WTF!?  Check this out… In June I paid my Medicare premium for July, August & September, which is a little over $300.  The State of Connecticut, in the meantime, had granted my application for assistance …

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Aug 23

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The HEAT

THE HEAT The Heat is a mess, plain and simple. It is a basic movie of taking the one cop who is too big for her britches and too smart for her own good, and putting her with a partner who is literally to big for her own britches, and full of street smarts and …

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Aug 22

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MLBRT August 22, 2014

We’re a little late this week due to some technical difficulties but we are here…  and only Sandy and Joe talking baseball this week but next week Archie and Stephan should rejoin the group for a full complement on the MLBRT… Ready for some baseball talk? Then lets get to it… 1) Recently, on a …

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Aug 20

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WTF… August 20, 2014

1) Unless you been living under a rock, or, been away in the wilderness without any communication devices or just don’t give a good damn, then ya’ll know about the situation in Ferguson, Missouri… a sad course of events to say the least. Now, I don’t know if this is fair, or relevant, but, I …

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Aug 18

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Summerslam 2014: A Changing of the Guard?

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For years, WWE has always said the Royal Rumble is the first stop on the road to Wrestlemania.  If last night was any indication, Summerslam may have taken that place this year as the first stop.  Brock Lesnar is the new WWE Champion, and he may very well hold onto that title until April of …

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Aug 18

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Musings From the Bench

This week’s edition of Musings will be the review of two movies I recently watched. Both were from Netflix; one a DVD and the other streaming. First up is Oldboy, the one I streamed. This film was written by Mark Protosevich, directed by Spike Lee and came out in 2013. It stars Josh Brolin, Elizabeth …

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Aug 13

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WTF… August 13, 2014

        On Thursday (8/7) there was a story making the rounds about this messed up dude who killed his wife and the eventually killed himself after taking his kids on a two-state failed escape attempt. Headline in the NYDN read… “Had an argument. She was cheating on me. I won”. That’s what …

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Aug 11

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Musings From the Bench

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I am sick and tired of everything that’s going on in this world, well maybe not sick, that would imply that with rest and medication things would get better, so let’s change that to fed up and tired, yes, fed up and tired. The last cease fire/truce between Israel and Hamas lasted about as long …

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Aug 08

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2014 Season Preview: Detroit Lions

2014 Season Preview: Detroit Lions The Lions last year finally looked to be taking that final step last year, 6-3 and making buzz- then a few months later, and you are 7-9 and fire everyone. Now 4 of those games were by a field goal, so a winning season should have been in reach. The …

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