Various thoughts on current events with an emphasis on politics, legal issues, books, movies and whatever is on my mind. Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org; please put "blog comments" in the subject line.
Various complaints. Agree the winner gets home field in World Series deal is silly -- should go by best record. The each team has a representative (Mets got a reserve) is fine for me. It's meant to show the leagues' best players. Should countries pass on the Olympics too?