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I HATE THIS COMMERCIAL!!!

I HATE THIS COMMERCIAL!!!

Justin January 23, 2012 0

By now, we’ve all seen this commercial for McDonalds’s Chicken McNuggets. I hate it. Let’s talk about why

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Samberg As Sampras, et al

Samberg As Sampras, et al

Justin August 24, 2011 0

The US Open starts Monday.  No one cares. The NY Times knows that. That’s why they signed up SNL star Andy Samberg to re-enact some of the great tennis stars of the past. It’s

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Biz Markie Is Rolling In His Grave (Except He Isn’t Dead)

Biz Markie Is Rolling In His Grave (Except He Isn’t Dead)

Justin August 22, 2011 0

Did you know they release trailers for commercials now? Kevin Youkilis is in an upcoming ad for Herb Chambers, a chain of car dealerships in Massachusetts. He sings. I think his goatee makes him

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Let’s Have Fun With “Those Guys Have All The Fun”

Let’s Have Fun With “Those Guys Have All The Fun”

Justin May 23, 2011 0

I’ve been struggling for a couple of days to put into words just how excited I am about reading the ESPN oral history, “Those Guys Have All The Fun.”  I think I’ve finally figured

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The Crackle Wonders: Josh Chetwynd

The Crackle Wonders: Josh Chetwynd

Justin April 26, 2011 1

Admit it. You spend a lot of time thinking about Balls. You spend all night looking for them on TV. You spend all day searching for them on the internet. You may even spend

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Greatest Invention Ever? Greatest Invention EVER!

Greatest Invention Ever? Greatest Invention EVER!

Justin December 24, 2010 0

Via Darren Rovell’s Twitter comes this amazing new product, which may get rid of stadium beer lines forever. How does it work? Why don’t the cups drip after it’s done? Will it make the

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Watch people open baseball cards, so you don’t have to do it yourself

Watch people open baseball cards, so you don’t have to do it yourself

California Correspondent April 5, 2009 1

The NY Times flexes their journalistic prowess today, uncovering a little-known group of baseball card collectors that share their exuberance in the “breaking” (ie. opening) of a box of new cards by posting their

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Moneyball: The Movie

Moneyball: The Movie

Justin February 5, 2009 2

There’s only one thing in the world that could be more exciting that watching a baseball player walk. Obviously, that would be a movie about baseball players walking.  Steven Soderbergh has apparently decided to

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All-star on the field, does not equal all-star investor

All-star on the field, does not equal all-star investor

California Correspondent December 18, 2008 0

This post is about HRJ Capital, an investment firm with both Private Equity and Venture Capital arms. No, this isn’t another Wall Street story. It’s a sports story, because HRJ was started by ex-49ers

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