On the occasion of the Garza/Young trade, Bat-girl has returned from retirement to reenact it in Legos. Watch, to see Lego Delmon Young teach Lego Mauer, Morneau and Cuddyer how to properly chuck a bat.
Who knew the Strib’s two Twins beat writers ride to work together in a tank?
Did David Lynch take this picture?
UPDATE: Obama is also, apparently, a “jihadist vegetarian.”
David Aldridge’s column yesterday on Sean Taylor is probably the best thing I’ve read in the Philadelphia Inquirer all year. At a time when the Inquirer and Daily News are laying everyone off- even Aldridge himself, briefly- and each day a half-dozen columnists write the exact same thing in the exact same style and in the exact same institutional voice, it’s good to see a true journalistic superstar like Aldridge come through with something great like this. In a decade full of blunders by ESPN, the jettisoning of Aldridge is near the top of the list.
Kissing Suzy Kolber does ideas for bad movies. The post, and especially the comments, are the funniest thing of its kind since the famous Wrestling Sleaze Thread.
News Item: Tila Tequila Accused of Faking Bisexuality
It’s a scandal! The integrity of “A Shot at Love” is being questioned! Next, you’ll tell me that “I Love New York” isn’t on the level.