Monthly Archives: March 2005

This Week In Poker

Week 8 — Another good night — no new faces but happy returning players. I just had a thought: next game I will put the camera on a timer and get myself in a shot. The crowd, stage left. The … Continue reading

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Poker Takes a Holiday

Happy St. Patrick’s Day Well, as they say, a tiger can’t change its stripes. I am spending St. Patrick’s Day 2005 as I have in the past — at home. Today is a Thursday which is our “traditional” poker night, … Continue reading

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This Week In Poker

Week 7 — Took some crowd shots. The new addition was Angela from Canada. Jon wins another of many pots — which is good because he owed me money. A nice crowd — Angela is middle-right. Every time the board … Continue reading

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Op-Eds From the New York Times

The Times requires you to register to see their site, and they further require you to pay to see content older than a couple of weeks. So here are an article, a couple Op-Ed pieces and an editorial. OP-ED COLUMNIST … Continue reading

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More Links on Other Topics

Here are some links on various subjects I’ve come across with a short blurb explaining each. No particular order, but the first three links are to sites, and the rest are for individual articles. Depleted Uranium Gulf War Veterans and … Continue reading

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Who is Jeff Gannon?

If you are not aware of the scandal surrounding “Jeff Gannon,” you’re not alone. The media has once again chosen not to offend the “family values” republicans by pursuing tis story. The story broke mostly due to the diligence of … Continue reading

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First, Some Politics

Last January 21, one of my sisters sent me an e-mail with this cryptic line: “I was thinking of you while trying to avoid the you-know-what yesterday and I was wondering if it was easier for you to avoid in … Continue reading

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