Saturday, May 10, 2008

Short Takes

Roller derby is back. Did it ever go away?

– Speaking of sports, the Tigers continue to beat the Yankees. It seems that they’re the only team they can really beat consistently.

– Is Rod Parsley John McCain’s Rev. Wright? Discuss.

Bob Herbert: Shameless.

– The Spaceport gets ready to open in New Mexico.

Brett Favre’s jersey finally retired…

Movie Review Headline of the Week:

“‘Speed Racer’ Resembles The Upchuck Of A Child Who Has Just Eaten A Boxful Of Crayons.”

I never planned to see the movie in the first place.

Dubious Headline Dept. From CNN

Wedding bells toll for first daughter

Wedding bells usually “peal” or “chime.” Bells toll at funerals.

Classic car of the day:

1910 Pierce-Arrow