Monthly Archives: December 2010

Running With Salmon

Two unexpected and pretty awesome events happened today.  First, I woke up to sunshine and snow.  Either one are pretty unusual for this time of year, but both at the same time?  Whoa.  If I calculate the probability of the … Continue reading

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It’s Time For The Good Times

For a lot of people, today is a special holiday.  For curlers, any day can be a holiday.  Which brings us to the songs I’ve picked for Day 5 of Curl Nation Theme Song Week (ok, so it’s technically Day … Continue reading

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Let’s go get lost.

A curler’s schedule is unpredictable and curlers I sort of resist schedules in general.  (That whole problem with authority thing, even if I set the schedule myself.  I am not a broom!)  So when I set out a schedule of … Continue reading

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I’m throwing off my chains of servitude.

For a lot of curlers, we are curlers simply because, as Beck so wisely puts it, “I ain’t gonna work for no soul suckin’ jerk.” Soul Suckin Jerk – Beck But it’s not exactly a sing-a-long or something you’d whistle … Continue reading

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You get to know things better when they go by slow.

Is there such thing as comfort music? The song I posted yesterday is not it.  Sure it’s a fun tune, but I have no emotional attachment to it.  But today’s pick for Curl Nation Theme Song Week comes from an … Continue reading

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Why so serious?

Curling is all about lightening up a bit and having more fun in your daily life.  And our second entry in Curl Nation Theme Song Week is all about that. You know us curlers, we like to raise our glass … Continue reading

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Wastin’ Time

My last post got me to thinking about The Beatles. Even though I think it would be more accurate to say “sleeping like a dog” because logs don’t actually sleep and dogs sleep like 12 hours a day, but I … Continue reading

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