September 12, 2007
My Whereabouts
by: 86Forever on Sep 12, 2007 3:35 PM | Filed under: Journals

Greetings to all.

I understand from some of my dear friends on this board that many of you have been asking after me, wondering where I disappeared to. I apologize for seemingly dropping off the face of the Earth.

The truth is…

July 19, 2007
Adios, Julio
by: 86Forever on Jul 19, 2007 5:15 PM | Filed under: Journals

I’m not going to put up with this nonsense about Julio Franco not being a leader. It’s bush league for former teammates to rip a player after he has left the clubhouse for another team. You have a problem with…

July 3, 2007
If There’s a Will, There HAS To Be a Way
by: 86Forever on Jul 3, 2007 9:00 AM | Filed under: Journals

I know so much of what I post here is foolishness, but in this post, I am dead (forgive me) serious.

Last night, my wife and I finished our wills. Yes, I’m an adult now (although those of you who met…

June 25, 2007
by: 86Forever on Jun 25, 2007 8:21 AM | Filed under: Journals

Just back from
Las Vegas, where the following odds were posted on our Geekapalooza trip to CBP:


Mets win:          3:5


Someone dropping into shock at how we actually all look:   4:5


Majority of Geeks having too much beer:    2:5


Spirited oral argument between Geeks and…

June 3, 2007
Please Don’t Be Chavez Ravine East
by: 86Forever on Jun 3, 2007 5:32 PM | Filed under: Journals

Let me be clear:  I’m very excited about a new stadium.  Those of us who have spent our lives going to Shea Stadium know that we have deserved better for a long time.  (As I said to my son, yes,…