Sojourn in Kenya: Surveying the Ancestral Lands

by baldilocks I spent two days at my father’s ancestral lands in Manyatta, Awendo--no Internet--on which his permanent house is being built. Judging from the time it takes to get back and forth from Nairobi by car, I had originally though this land was 400-500 miles away from the capital, but I’m used to interstate … Continue reading Sojourn in Kenya: Surveying the Ancestral Lands

What do Mike Barnicle, my old pal Dave and I have in common?

Answer: All three of us think Zack Greinke should win the Cy Young in the AL if there is any justice in the Baseball world. His ERA is 2.08 for a last place team. He has won 16 games for a team with 63 wins. That's greater than 25% of the teams wins, or lets … Continue reading What do Mike Barnicle, my old pal Dave and I have in common?