But seriously, folks…

WOW! I had no idea my post about the NFL cheerleaders would get so much attention and pluck so many nerves! I've never had a "real" debate like that in my comments, and it was fascinating to watch it unfold. Except for a few comments that got a little too personal, that is.  But those … Continue reading But seriously, folks…

We’ve got spirit, yes we do

How did "cheerleading" evolve from this or this or this to... this?? Because at last night's Redskins/Steelers preseason game, those ladies on the sidelines? Were not doing so much of this: Cheerleading is a sport[1] that uses organized routines that range from 1 minute to 3 minutes made from elements of tumbling, dance, jumps, cheers, … Continue reading We’ve got spirit, yes we do

Shifting Gears

Our vacationing neighbors asked us to take their car for a spin from time to time during their three-week absence. They've kept our pets alive more times than I can count, and, despite the fact that our cat continues to live, it seemed an easy way to repay their kind, if misguided, efforts. Now, they … Continue reading Shifting Gears