Various thoughts on current events with an emphasis on politics, legal issues, sports, and whatever is on my mind. Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org; please put "blog comments" in the subject line.
The Reds couldn't close the deal. The Cards will have one more shot at it. Series tied. In the NFL, a few games had some interest, but no big surprises as to result. Painful moment for this writer was NYJ: you lose as expected, fine, but not like that. No moral victories.