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San Francisco Giants: Garlic Waffle Fries

Apr 03, 2013 15 Comments

Long time followers of will recall that during the summer of 2011 we embarked on upon the great recipe voyage that was the NFL Recipe Series.  In it we featured foods that were regional specialties or used distinctively regional ingredients where each NFL team was located (click here to see the complete series). It’s […]

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Monday Morning Humor

Apr 01, 2013 5 Comments

This television commercial via the Ivory Coast might just be the greatest promotion of bug spray ever made… (Click here for lyrics)

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Glutton Travels: 2013 Spring Training Recap

Mar 30, 2013 6 Comments

As expected, my annual trip to Arizona for Spring Training did not disappoint. It was an amazing weekend full of baseball, golf, food and libations, and of course, the usual shenanigans. There’s more to come on the tomfoolery later, but just know that a Spring Training trip for our group isn’t complete without it (for […]

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An Open Letter to NBA Commissioner David Stern from Sacramento

Feb 13, 2013 8 Comments

Dear Commissioner Stern: Let me start by congratulating you on your nearly 30 years of tireless service, commitment and leadership to the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the game that so many of us love. When February 1, 2014 rolls around and you step aside, walk away proud knowing that you are the greatest sports […]

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Revisiting The Sandlot: As it Stands Today

Aug 10, 2012 20 Comments

Inspired by Thalia Bardell’s an article for, 18 months ago I compose a simplistic piece about the filming locations for the movie “The Sandlot.”  Unbeknownst to me, this article would grow to not only be the most popular on, but also become a primary source on the inter-wide web for information on and […]

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