Tag Archive: Holiday

May 25

LewPBlog:In Flanders Fields

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By: Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, MD (1872-1918) In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and …

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Jul 04

Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2013 Live Stream: Online Viewing Guide and More

The 2013 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest is set to commence on Independence Day, as Joey Chestnut and Sonya Thomas will look to defend their men’s and women’s titles in Coney Island. Fans will come in droves to see some of the world’s most impressive eaters take the stage and attempt to eat as many …

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Dec 28

10 Friday Questions – New Year Edition

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1. How will you bring in the New Year? 2. Did you make a New Year’s resolution this year? 3. What was the happiest thing for you this year? 4. What was the best place you visited this year? 5. What is the most memorable thing that happened to you this year? 6. If you’ve …

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May 25

Remembering Our Troops, Forgetting Our Baseball

Happy Memorial Day everyone! I’m taking time to sit back and reflect on the reasons why today most of us are off of work and spending time with friends and family instead. I’ll admit, sitting back and taking a look at the calendar a couple of weeks ago, I was very excited that I had a Monday off from the daily grind of my job.