New business opportunities abound. In related news, the Keith McNally character in Lush Life is named Harry Steele. Meme of the week, people. Get on board.
Someone had babies!
Peggy Noonan’s WSJ columns on the campaign are absolutely unmissable.
Verducci: “The Red Sox arranged a private workout for Ellsbury in San Diego, but rain forced them into a gym. Ellsbury saw a basketball on the floor, grabbed it and took off, leaping from near the free throw line and throwing down a vicious dunk. The scouts looked at one another in amazement. ‘This guy is probably the most athletic guy in the country,’ their report said.”
I’ll admit it, this kind of choked me up a little.
merekatz: the cover of the NY Times today is fun
lockloct: what’s on it?
merekatz: a huge pic of fans dropping down paper and pens attached to string so they can get Okajima’s autograph
merekatz: okajima has a huge smile on his face and is waving to everyone
lockloct: awww, nice
merekatz: it’s lovely, really. I’m sure Yanks fans aren’t pleased
lockloct: i love it
merekatz: me too!
Jose Canseco: “The reason I didn’t include A-Rod in my first book is that I hated the bastard. I hated him too much. I hated him so much in fact that if I’d included him in my first book, people would have questioned my motives.”
Something useful! As long as I’m spewing content today, here’s the only crucial new thing I’ve discovered on the internet this year.