MURPHY’S LAW: London Not Calling, UFC Movie Tip, Think Tank

Posted on: 11:32 pm, October 18, 2012, by

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The New York Yankees didn’t show up. What an embarrassing series for a proud franchise…

The Cardinals just keep winning. Andy’s reverse psychology–on himself–is working again…

The NFL added a second game in London next season. You know who wanted that? No one. The Vikings and Steelers will play, followed by the 49ers and Jaguars. London won’t notice…

As the Thinking Man’s Fan pointed out on our radio show, Lance Armstrong having seven Tour de France titles stripped didn’t complete Armstrong’s fall from Grace, Nike cutting ties did. That says a lot about the world we live in…

Great Onion headline: “Nation Just Going To Assume All Basketball Recruits Are Committing To Kentucky Unless They Say Otherwise”…

1-8 Mason City will make the football playoffs. That may be a one year aberration, but it looks bad…

Bizarre moment of the day: me telling UFC fighter Jeremy Stephens that he needs to see the UFC movie, Here Comes The Boom with Kevin James. It’s a fun family movie. Well, as much as a movie can be labeled “family” when it involves punching, kicking, and choking…

NBC canceled Animal Practice. That didn’t take long. Is there any way we can go back to the Olympics closing ceremonies and let the Who play, instead of the monkey?…

We gave our Russian tortoise “Tank” to a family who has a kid who loves turtles. Tank is very happy with all the new love and attention. At least we think he is. He doesn’t talk. He’s a tortoise. I digress. My wife made me swear I wouldn’t tell our kids, so we could see how long it took before they noticed Tank’s gone. Two weeks and counting…