Let’s Go Angels!!!

I have almost never discussed baseball around here since launching Camels With Hammers last June.  But when I first began blogging back in 2006, baseball was the one of two primary topics that I would blog.  The other was Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers.  I also talked a little bit about Nietzsche but no atheism [Read More...]

Why Barack Obama DOES Deserve A Nobel Peace Prize Already

Everyone left, right, and center is baffled today by Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize received out of the blue and before he has actually accomplished much of anything of what he had promised from his presidency (as Saturday Night Live compellingly argued).  He certainly has failed to be a fierce advocate of gay and lesbian rights, failed [Read More...]

Happy October Everybody!

From the invigorating chill in the air to the early evening darkness to the crackling and crunching of leaves under one’s feet to the romantic multicolored trees to the stress of a school semester speeding up to the harrows of Halloween to the electricity in baseball stadiums filled with freezing fans cheering their champions—there is [Read More...]

Oba-”mom jeans?”

Allahpundit is delighted that he might have started the latest meme. [Read more...]

The Glorious Sound of the Yankee Stadium Crowd Erupting In Applause….

when the Mets score over and over again….There are few more satisfying sounds in life than that! Tonight was a good night. The Mets seem to always get crushed on the Yankee Stadium Sunday night game every year, so I was not expecting such a happy game. It just stinks that my man Carlos Delgado [Read More...]

Mets and Jays Should Talk Vernon Wells

Alright, I’ll admit right off to the biased preference as a Mets-Jays fan that the Blue Jays that have to leave the Jays wind up in Flushing when they do so. But the simple fact is that Wells is the kind of guy you want to lock up as a long term fixture in your [Read More...]

“I’m Keith Hernandez”

I don’t know exactly what to make of this but I figure it’s curious enough an attempt at satire involving our beloved Keith Hernandez that’s it’s worth posting for your viewing pleasure in hopes of getting your thoughts. I’m not sure it’s as smart as it wants to be or that it’s a terribly fair [Read More...]

Like Looking At A Sweeping Curve Ball in the Bottom of the 9th, 2 Outs, Bases Loaded, Down 2, Game 7

Tonight I returned to our weekly poker game for the first time since the playoffs and my conference trip booked my October weekends. And I was having as dominant a night as I’ve ever had, busting 5 of my 7 opponents, in the process losing just one or two hands that went all the way [Read More...]

Piazza On Stage With Skid Row

I think the title of this post speaks for itself…. http://www.cantstopthebleeding.com/?p=8034 [Read more...]