Monthly Archives: April 2011

CLASS IS IN SESSION

My guy Denis Hamill of the New York Daily News on ‘Life 101‘ …we are all enrolled. By the way, Happy belated birthday to Denis. As you get older, Ryan thought as the waiter took dessert orders, you waste too damned much … Continue reading

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REMINISCE

Thanks to Michael Larkin for this outstanding image. In 3 words or less, while staring at this photo, what comes to mind? -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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JOHN-JOHN

I received a bit of sad news this morning; John-John Hernandez has passed away. John-John will be waked at Duffy’s/Smith’s funeral home at 255 9th street between 4th and 5th avenue in Brooklyn on Tuesday and Wednesday. The times will … Continue reading

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THERE’S NO ‘i’ IN TEAM

“Nobody-not Wilt (Chamberlain), not Bill Russell, not MIchael Jordan, not Babe Ruth-                    nobody alone ever wins a team game.  Only the team can win.  You can only win as a                    team, you can only lose as a team.”                                … Continue reading

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

“The days get longer and the years get shorter.” -Bill Tickle (Red, Bobby and Jimmy)

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WORDS OF WISDOM

I stumbled across this passage from a business speaker, Jane Schulte, on the internet: I always say that I would love to go back to the age 17 if I knew then what I know now. The wisdom of the years … Continue reading

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BOOKS, BOOKS & MORE BOOKS…

Remember the slogan, ‘Reading is Fundamental’? It’s too bad I didn’t subscribe to that theory. I wasn’t very fundamentally sound in basketball so how the hell was I going to learn the fundamentals of reading? Opening a book was never … Continue reading

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