Yesterday's Tigers-Marlins trade had a first in baseball history; the first time draft picks changed hands in a trade. Until the current CBA, teams couldn't trade draft picks, and minor leaguers were the next best loose change item to throw into deals. The Tigers got to move up a round next year, swapping a third-rounder for a Miami second rounder.
The vultures are circling Happy Valley looking for transfers; PSU top running back is being lusted after by USC. It seems a bit tacky to see schools courting players when the ink's still a bit damp on the NCAA decree, but when we have less than a month window before practice starts in August, if a kid's going to transfer, the logistics need to start now.
Chad Johnson is back. Being Ochocinco is one thing, having a wife (and kids down the line) have that is another, so he's back to his birth certificate name.
Self-defense demand spiking gun sales in CO. At least that's the theory; had someone been packin' in the theater that night, Carrot Top 2.0 might have been stopped sooner.
Poor shooter reminds me of Zuckerberg on acid.
Speaking of acid, we went out to dinner with another couple last night; the husband ordered a lemonade-Mountain Dew mix; I called it an Arnold Palmer on Acid.