ABC News Needs A Geography Lesson

Seen last night on ABC World News. Looks like the folks at ABC News need some geography lessons. According to them, Philadelphia has moved next to Scranton, PA and Boston has moved down to Providence, RI.

Tweets of the Week

Oh no! Jersey Shore’s Snooki arrested. And in a related story, her hair was questioned and released – http://bit.ly/clirqf # I’m at S & S Restaurant (1334 Cambridge St, btw Hampshire & Prospect, Cambridge). http://4sq.com/7EO4ZT # I’m at Brown University Bookstore (244 Thayer St, Providence). http://4sq.com/cHGJeB # I’m at Kitchen Little (135 Greenmanville Rd, Mystic). http://4sq.com/cOf8Hm # I’m at Federated Media W. 21st. http://4sq.com/aowEmu # On my site now – Living In A Lego House …

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The Day The Big East Died

This past weekend, it was announced that Syracuse University and the University of Pittsburgh will be leaving the Big East conference and joining the ACC. My Syracuse Orange(men) are now part of the ACC. That just sounds wrong. I have taken a few days to let this sink in. And in those few days, I have rationalized that from a business, relevance, and survival perspective relative to the current state (fiasco) that is college athletics, …

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Death Becomes The Big East

With all the crazy movement and conference re-alignment going on in college athletics over the past few years, it appears that a major casualty of all of this will be the Big East Conference. Over the past few months, Syracuse, Pittsburgh, Notre Dame have bolted for the ACC, Rutgers to the Big 10 (or 14 but who’s counting), West Virginia to the Big 12 and on and on. Then this past week, the “Catholic Seven” …

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