huge.

Let’s take a college-football detour here for a second. While my Buckeyes roll along towards the inevitable clash with M ….. innesota (The Way Of The Sweater Vest: One Game At A Time), I happened to check on the doings in Athens, home of my alma mater. I found that the Ohio University Bobcats are …

distracted.

Uncle Crappy’s been pretty busy this week. In just one day, I managed to piss off an entire small-sized city, as well as the entire community associated with the college in the city’s borders. How many of you did that this week? I’ve had a bunch of other small stuff going on this week, when …

bad stuff redux.

The coaches’ preseason poll was released by USA Today Friday, and I’m pleased to report that Ohio State is sitting in the No. 1 position. (Actually, “pleased” is a bit of an understatement: When I saw the Friday paper in the box outside Eat ‘N’ Park Friday evening, I almost knocked over a group of …

no static at all.

For months now I’ve been meaning to write something about how cool I think XM Radio is. The satellite radio service came with our new car, and when the free trial was up in January, I not only subscribed but bought a second receiver for our other car. If I had written this even a …

history: 1996.

This day started off well. A little tailgating and a long search for a pair of tickets for Uncle Crappy and The Future Wife. The search had turned a little anxious when, as we made our way from Fawcett Center to the stadium, we walked by a woman who said, “Oh, you’re looking for tickets?” …