Month: January 2013

  • Justin finishes 10th, qualifies for nationals

    Justin finished 10th out of 40 in the Y-14 men’s epee division at this weekend’s tournament at the University of New Hampshire.  According to Coach Bob, who knows how this works, this means he’s qualified to compete in the national tournament, which this year is in scenic Columbus Ohio.   He had 3 rated fencers in […]

  • Other famous people born in 1963

    In no particular order, and not counting the ones who’ve already snuffed it: Quentin Tarantino Jet Li Mike Myers Johnny Depp Helen Hunt Greg Kinnear Brigitte Nielsen Phoebe Cates Elisabeth Shue Rob Schneider Tatum O’Neal Brad Pitt Lisa Kudrow Jennifer Beals John Stamos Vanessa Williams Alex Kingston Michael Chiklis Lisa Whelchel Norm MacDonald Conan O’Brien […]

  • Cats win! Cats win!

    The bowl drought is over!  I was there to see the first bowl game loss in 1996 (the Rose Bowl, 17 years ago, ouch!), and went back for more in 2000 (a blowout to Nebraska at the Alamo Bowl) and 2005 (blew a huge lead to UCLA in the Sun Bowl), and there were five […]