Current Events

Great expectations and great challenges

Three more great articles from The Economist on this past Tuesday’s election excerpted below. The first article deals with the expectations that President-elect Barack Obama will face once he takes the Oath of Office on January 20th. Great expectations of Barack Obama | The Economist Nov 6th 2008, From The Economist print edition Barack Obama […]

Word Play

Poetry Friday

I, TOO, SING AMERICA I, too, sing America. I am the darker brother. They send me to eat in the kitchen When company comes, But I laugh, And eat well, And grow strong. Tomorrow, I’ll be at the table When company comes. Nobody’ll dare Say to me, “Eat in the kitchen,” Then. Besides, They’ll see […]

Cycling

Utah Cyclocross Series Race #7

2008 Utah Cyclocross Series Race #7 November 8, 2008 Wasatch County Fairgrounds 590 South 600 West Heber City, Utah For race #7, the Utah Cyclocross Series returns to the Wasatch County Fairgrounds, in Heber City, Utah … home of mud (either dried, lumpy and hard, or soupy, sticky, and deep) and grass and horse poop! […]