Current Events


I’ll post some commentary later when I’ve calmed down a bit, but suffice it to say that at the moment: I AM FUCKING DISGUSTED WITH THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA Court upholds Prop. 8 but lets marriages stand Bob Egelko, Chronicle Staff Writer (05-26) 11:33 PDT SAN FRANCISCO — California voters legally outlawed same-sex marriage when […]


2009 Ride #17

View Larger Map Legs felt good today, lungs and heart rate less so … had to hit the inhaler a couple of times, and my pulse never once dropped below 135; most of the time it was hovering around 160; and really the only thing that really brought it down that low was the lower […]


Video Poetry (Expected Edition)

THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM – GREAT EXPECTATIONS Mary, this station is playing every sad song. I remember like we were alive. I heard it Sunday morn’ from inside of these walls. In a prison cell, where we spent those nights. And they burnt up the diner where I always used to find her. Licking young boys […]


Sometimes rules really suck

Three riders got DQed in the Pro/1/2 race at the Sugarhouse Criterium today. Why? Because the Husla was standing on the side of the course handing out dollar bills to anyone who could grab them as they rode by. The rule under which they were DQed is 3D6. “Feeding is not allowed unless specifically authorized […]

Word Play

Poetry Friday

SLEEP DOOR a light knocking on the sleep door like the sound of a rope striking the side of a boat heard underwater boats pulling up alongside each other beneath the surface we rub up against each other will we capsize in the surge and silence of waking from sleep you are a lost canoe, […]


Get on it, Levi!

Menchov wins stage 12 time trial at Cinque Terre and takes lead. – VeloNews A spectacular 60km course along Italy’s stunning Cinque Terre lived up to expectations Thursday as Denis Menchov Rabobank pulled the double, winning the stage and snatching away the maglia rosa from Danilo Di Luca LPR. Levi Leipheimer Astana – who had […]