Category: Sports

Some thoughts on the Nintendo Wii

by pittcaleb Email    886 views

We got a Nintendo Wii about a month ago. It's a blast and the best console I've ever owned (and I started with the Atari 2600). What I like most is the controller. Whereas with an XBox, I had to learn or teach my young son the intricies of timing butt… more »

Super Bowl XL Wrap-Up Part Three

by pittcaleb Email    882 views

Some more questions, comments and concerns about fans at the Super Bowl. The place sat I believe 70,000 for the game. Of those, I would argue approximately 65,000 of them were wearing Black & Gold! I'd bet a full 40,000 of them had Terrible Towel'… more »

NASCAR New Hampshire Observation

by pittcaleb Email    874 views

In NASCAR, races used to be nice round numbers - the Daytona 500, the Southern 500, the Indy 500, Coca-Cola 600, etc. Then sponsors jumped in and wanted something folks would remember - the Aarons 499 and this week's Lenox Industrial Tools 301. My 7… more »

I love the Olympics

by pittcaleb Email    870 views

This year the Winter Olympics will be broadcast by NBC on 5 channels - NBC, CNBC, MSNBC, USA and UHD (Universal High Definition). They're broadcasting more hours, more live hours and more high definition hours than any Olympics in history. As I said to… more »

Hail To Beaver Falls

by pittcaleb Email    866 views

Just the other day I had a conversation with someone about Joe Namath. He and I share something dear to me, probably not to him. We're both from Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania (PA). He grew up, went to college and made something of himself, winning a Supe… more »

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