Yankees Update Their Security Policy, Have Mercy on Commuters

Yankee Stadium is not a very technology friendly place. Laptops have been banned as long as I can remember and as soon as such a rule was necessary they also banned tablets and e-readers. Why? I don’t know but I found it very annoying as like most people around these parts I take public transportation …

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Off Season Time Wasters Part 2: Cats In Hats

Everybody with cats has an urge to try and make their animals wear the ice cream helmets you get at games as hats. If a cat owner tells you they don’t, it’s because of worry for their personal safety not because they don’t actually want to try it out. For the sake of science I …

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Wherein I Whine About Laptops

I go to a lot of baseball games during the season, mostly Yankees games. I am able to do so because I have a pretty good job and use most of my allocated entertainment funds on tickets and ticket plans. I don’t (usually) work crazy hours and I am (usually) not on call, but I …

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Staten Island Boat Watch 2010

Richmond County Bank Ballpark is right next to the Ft. George Ferry Terminal on Staten Island, which means that a lot of boats pass by. Most of them are rather normal and insignificant but sometimes more giant exciting ships are sighted. Last night was an extra good night for boat-watchers as three huge ships went …

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When Pointing Fingers, Make Sure Your Aim Is True

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-Queens), who released a report a day after the Daily News’ broke the story, blasted Major League Baseball for its exorbitant tack-on fees at a news conference Saturday. “There’s not a lot of rationality with these fees,” Weiner said. “Major League Baseball is nickel-and-diming the public, and it adds up to big …

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Behold: A Dumb Paragraph

There’s so much bizarre to terrible sports journalism that I don’t give it much attention unless it’s pretty egregious, and honestly that hasn’t happened in a while. A lot of the stuff that is totally out there is by professional trolls like Greg Doyel and so I don’t pay them any mind. I’m also not …

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