Communication Breakdown

by A.J. Coltrane

It’s early in the morning. The local supermarket is mostly empty. I’m standing in line behind a late middle-aged guy, waiting to check out.

As it turns out, the checkout Cashier has the same very unusual name as the Customer’s son. The Customer gets out his phone to show the Cashier a […]

The Pending NHL Lockout

By Blaidd Drwg

Imagine that, I actually wrote a hockey related post.

The NHL is in line to shoot itself in the foot yet again with another labor dispute. If the players and owners can’t come up with a revenue sharing plan by September 15th, the NHL will be headed for its second lockout in […]

Hockey Night – Pictures From The 18th Row

by A.J. Coltrane

Pictures from the February 17 game, Seattle Thunderbirds vs Tri-City Americans.

Good photo opportunity – they're holding mostly still.

Another fight. You can tell this one was serious because the refs jumped right in.

They don't skimp on the intermission entertainment!

2nd intermission – throw a puck in […]

The Last of the Stars from the North

By Blaidd Drwg

Mike Modano, the NHL’s points leader for American born players, finally decided to hang it up after 21 seasons and 1,464 points. Modano is one of the few NHL players that I still recongnize – I haven’t been a huge fan of hockey for almost 20 years at this point and I […]