Archive for December, 2007

Happy New Year 2008!

When the count goes to zero, when the ball falls, when all the kazoos and horns sound, when the streamers and confetti fly, when man kisses woman, when a cheer goes up, when hugs are all around, and the music starts to play another year will have passed into memory. It will be time for [...]

Our Heroes

If you have been watching the news or reading the paper at all of late, then you know about the Mitchell Report. It reveals, to some degree, the use of performance enhancing drugs by professional baseball players and includes several big name players who allegedly used them. One of those names is Andy Pettitte, a [...]

A Golden Sundae? Willy Wonka Would be Turning in His Grave

I came across this article and was just amazed. Just amazed! I didn’t even know there was such a thing as edible gold. Make sure you go to Reuters and check out the picture. – SC By Jeff Swett Love dessert? Love a little combination of ice cream and chocolate syrup? Starting to sound good [...]

Forbidden Speculation

Some lines…should not be crossed. And yet, what if they are? When does love end, and where should it begin? Is death an end, a means to an end, or simply candy? Friendship and loss, desire and fear. Aliens, droids, demons, humans, and life. How far will they go and what will happen if they [...]

Health Nut

I have never been much of a health nut. Perhaps it is because I have always been pretty healthy, had a good heart, good lungs, a good diet, and a stable mind. I consider myself something of an athlete, though age has stolen much of that consideration. Still, I can get on the basketball court [...]