Some additional reading October 9th from 22:28 to 23:40:
- SLAM ONLINE | » Basketball Debates: Is Small-Ball Dead? – This post made me giggle uncontrollably.
"Welcome to the 2008 NBA debates. Tonight’s issue is whether or not small-ball is the future of the NBA or merely a fad whose time has passed.
I’d like to welcome our guests. From the half-court party we have Gregg Popovich, coach of the 4-time NBA champion San Antonio Spurs, a combat veteran who served his nation in the United States Air Force. Representing the small-ball party is Mike D’Antoni, who coached the high-scoring and successful Phoenix Suns to 50 wins in four straight seasons and has just been appointed the coach of the New York Knicks. Appearing as an independent is Don Nelson, current coach of the Golden State Warriors and one of only two NBA coaches to win 1,200 games."
- Matthew Yglesias » Media Whine – CBS News’ Dean Reynolds slam Barack Obama for not kissing enough ass, pounds the table in old-man solidarity with McCain:
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It’s remarkable how much press affection for McCain seems to be just grounded in this. He feeds me tasty barbecue, so I should hold him to a different standard than other politicians! Sure he doesn’t know what he’s talking about, but his campaign plane is clean!