Posts Tagged ‘tonight’

Denying Eyes

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

The NFL draft begins tonight – which means a few young men barely of drinking age will wear $1,000 suits and smile broadly for the ESPN cameras, rejoicing that they are instant millionaires… and fortunate not to be selected by the Oakland Raiders. A peculiarity of this annual rite of football passage is how personnel […]

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This Gun’s for Hire

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

You may not recall what you were doing exactly 25 years ago tonight…but I remember where I was. At the time, I produced shows for a cable sports channel. That was shortly after MTV debuted, so my co-producer and I decided to take advantage of our access to technology and record music videos for about […]

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Rah Rah Sis Boom Bah!

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

The college football season kicks off tonight, which means it’s only two days until my beloved Texas Longhorns – yes, I bleed Burnt Orange – take the field against Louisiana-Monroe. Now before you laugh at the Warhawks chances against the preseason #2 team in the nation, remember it was just two years ago they upset […]

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