You hear about the gas shortage? Depending on where you live you’ve either been not affected at all or you’re in a complete gas desert, apparently a result of your neighbors’ panicking when told they might not be able to … Continue reading
New York Mets pitcher (and frequent mikeoconnelljr.com subject) Jacob deGrom left his start Sunday after only five innings, “right side tightness” later declared to be the cause. Following a “clean” MRI, deGrom was nonetheless placed on the 10-day injured list, … Continue reading
Many holidays have found me confused, not about the spirit of the day or its merit, but rather… how to spell it. (I swear I’ve seen “Presidents’ Day about six different ways.) Mother’s Day? No such problem. Seems as though … Continue reading
Question: What has Joe Biden done every day of his presidency? Answer: Set a record for being America’s oldest President.
Every so often I like to keep up with what “the masses” are reading, embarking on a fiction journey worthy of third-grade prose and soap opera substance. That’s me reading 28 Summers, the 2020 beach book written by the dean of all beach … Continue reading
I used to see a house in my neighborhood selling for 400 grand and think what kind of gold-plated underground secret fortress is that place hiding? Now when I see a house in my neighborhood selling for 400 grand I think… … Continue reading