Monthly Archives: January 2011

Mr. Speaker! The President of the United States!

Tonight, with these words, the president will enter the chamber of the House of Representatives to deliver his annual State of the Union address.  As with other things in our democracy, the media have given the speech a more ceremonial … Continue reading

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The Stage Is Set

In the NFL today was Championship Sunday.  The Greenbay Packers took on the Chicago Bears for dominance of the NFC.  In the AFC, the Pittsburgh Steelers battled the New York Jets.  The 6-seed Packers defeated the Eagles in the wildcard … Continue reading

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Win or Go Home!

With football season over for my alma mater, Mississippi State (the Dawgs crushed Michigan 52-14 in the Gator Bowl, dealing the Wolverines their worst bowl loss in school history), I’ve now turned my football attention to the NFL completely. The … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I hope you had a wonderful time ringing in the new year last night. Today, my friends and I are turning our attention to Jacksonville, Florida, the site of the 2011 Progressive Gator Bowl. At 1:00 ET, the Mississippi State … Continue reading

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