Saturday, December 31, 2016

Lively hood

FOUND ONLINE: Secondly, if you play football, or any sport for that matter, that could be your lively hood for the foreseeable future you should be banned from hunting or touching a gun (or fireworks).

I believe the writer meant livelihood, not lively hood. It's interesting, though.

Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/shop-around/article118958953.html#storylink=cpy
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Sunday, December 25, 2016

Tripped up

HEADLINE FOUND ONLINE: Krzyzewski tripped up by Duke star's antics

This is a sports story about a Duke University player tripping opponents during games and coach Mike Krzyzewski having to deal with it (he suspended the player, something he didn't want to do). I usually write about things I DON'T like, but I like the use of tripped here.

ALSO FOUND ONLINE: Going with the best player available (sans quarterback and running back) will be the mindset of whomever is running the Rams come draft day.

In this case, whoever is correct.


Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/shop-around/article118958953.html#storylink=cpy
CONTACT: Email me at tgilli52@gmail.com or nc3022@yahoo.com. Also, my Twitter handle is EDITORatWORK.



Entries from The Dog Blog

Blog entries from The Auto Racing Journal
(a book of great stories about the Intimidator)
(the book of great NASCAR stories)

More blog entries by Tom Gillispie