Do me a Favre, will ya? Stop the bashing.

Posted by Paul Anderson | Tuesday, January 26, 2010 @ 11:14 PM

vikings game

I get asked this all the time: You grew up in Chicago, so why are you a Vikings fan?

My Chicago friends have a tad different way of phrasing the question — just insert various expletives wherever appropriate.


Games people play

Posted by Paul Anderson | Sunday, January 17, 2010 @ 2:17 AM


I can still vividly recall the dawn of video games, telling Mom I was going to check out the Pong game in electronics as she shopped at Zayres, a department store chain that disappeared generations ago.

Pong was basically a slow-motion electronic version of tennis. Blip, blip — and if you hit it with just the right English — blop!