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Posted on 08. Feb, 2013 by Corey.
It is really starting to become “old hat.” I am incredibly tired of seeing news notifications appear on the top of my Ipad informing me of another school shooting in this country. I will promise you now, this article will not turn political or discuss gun control, that is not my style. Since that issue [...]
Posted on 16. Jan, 2013 by Corey.
It is not often that it is acceptable to stare at an “oversized head compared to its body size.” But when the subject in question is a bobblehead doll, it is perfectly normal. The modern bobblehead, also known as wobbler, nodder or bobbing head doll, first appeared in the 1950’s. The oversized head is usually [...]
Posted on 12. Jan, 2013 by Corey.
Growing up I was a “Hulkamaniac.” I jumped off the arm of the couch and pretended it was the top rope of a wrestling ring. I had a foam two-by-four and dreamed that one day I would marry Miss Elizabeth. Like many kids, I loved to watch the WWF (World Wrestling Federation) and never bothered [...]
Posted on 10. May, 2012 by Corey.
Having not been to New Orleans since I was on the basketball staff at the University of Cincinnati when took on Tulane in 2004, I was very much looking forward to returning to the Big Easy. I was going for a long weekend, with the major reason for my trip being to attend New Orleans [...]
Posted on 22. Feb, 2012 by Corey.
Last night I had the privilege of sitting courtside to watch the Clemson Tigers and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. After watching my second live 40 minutes of Tech basketball, added with the other numerous minutes I have seen on TV, I am beginning to feel sorry for Head Basketball Coach Brian Gregory. He just [...]
Posted on 20. Feb, 2012 by Corey.
Over the weekend I got to spend a day at Luther Williams Baseball Field in Macon, Georgia. Many of you are probably wondering why this is something that would excite me and cause me to share thoughts and pictures about it. Luther Williams Field just happens to be the second oldest ball field in the [...]
Posted on 29. Jan, 2012 by Corey.
Just over a year ago I wrote how I was addicted to Angry Birds. You can see that article by clicking HERE. I am proud to say that fad has died down. I still think it is a fun game, and play from time to time, but no longer on a regular basis. I am [...]
Posted on 13. Oct, 2011 by Corey.
I ask you all to please watch or DVR a TV show on every Friday night on CMT. It is called Top Secret Recipe, and I have had the privilege of working on it for several weeks when my schedule away from the Braves allows. I don’t want to give to many details out because [...]
Posted on 15. Aug, 2011 by Corey.
Started my day off with a great visit to Auburn University, but then struck out trying to attend a Montgomery Biscuits game. As the saying goes, three is a charm, so I started on another adventure. I raced out of the gift shop and headed back to my car. I cracked my second energy drink [...]
Posted on 12. Aug, 2011 by Corey.
After leaving my self guided tour of Auburn University, I continued South on I-85 towards Montgomery, Alabama. The goal was to see a Montgomery Biscuits game, AA Affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays. I had visited Riverwalk Stadium once before, but it was during the off season and always wanted to return for a game. [...]
by Pitcher Red Barrett