Written January 24, 2013 for publication Jan. 25 885
On Wednesday I received an email from a “happening, reporter-slash-journalist,” to use his terminology, who had a call-in show and wanted to schedule me as a guest.
Apparently he considered the invitation a done-deal. He said he would be calling the next day to “prep me.” The last time I recall being “prepped” had to do with a colonoscopy. With that vividly in mind I didn’t acknowledge my participation in his assumption. Read more
Written January 17, 2013, for publication Jan. 18 884
NHL: The Eyes of Hockey are Upon You
Here’s an internet headline shocker that came across my screen. “NHL season tickets, $200 for 24 home games.”
My first reaction was to grin and calculate how most minor hockey parents will spend more following their 12-year-old’s season at the local shinny emporium. It’s not even close to what they’ll put out over a Christmas week tournament. Read more