All posts by John Dierdorf

Take Me Out to the Ballgame…

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Take Me Out to the Ballgame…

Spring is upon us! For some, that might sound like birds chirping in the early hours of the morning, kids playing ball in the back yard, or your next-door neighbor firing up his lawn mower too early again. Spring, in my childhood home, sounded like the whirring of a washing machine and the scrubbing of gloriously grass-stained socks, shirts, and pants from my previous game (sorry Mom!). However, in the Springs to come, it seems laundry may look a little….

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Tailgate fun!

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Tailgate fun!

Well, the college football season has been over for about 40 days. Anyone else out there starting to miss the fall leaves and TAILGATING? Okay, there may be snow all across the Midwest, but the twitch to get the grill fired up and apply some hunks of meat to the flame has not diminished. The experience and festivities of the pre-game and post-game drinking and dining are just not the same for a college basketball game. I know there is….

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War Eagle!

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War Eagle!

Now that the confetti has finally settled in Arizona, all the trees on Auburn’s campus have been TP’d, and thoughts in Oregon of “what might have been” are drowned at Starbucks…….. what about the grass turf that hosted the National Championship Game on Monday??? With all the slipping and sliding going on in the game, okay I know there is a reasonable amount of both in a football game, but this is the big one….you know, the one with all….

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