Encouragement for Marathoners

I just got an email from my cousin Jess. Her husband Chris ran in a Seattle Marathon recently and she sent a pic of him with some of the family after the race. It's always sort of inspiring to me to hear of people accomplishing physical feats such as a marathon or a triathlon. I'm…

Phrases Sure to Catch On

I'm sick of phrases like "jump the shark," and "wardrobe malfunction," and "quit grabbing my breasts." It's time we got some new phrases out there. Call them catchphrases, if you will, call them whatever you like, but the American vernacular needs some enlivening, and I'm just the self-proclaimed English Language guru to do it. Shank…

The Creation of Jim Morrison

From time to time, I like to answer questions from my fans. Feel free to email me at bloggymike@yahoo.com with your questions. Here's today's question: Dear Mikey, I happen to a big fan of the Doors and Jim Morrison, yet I really know nothing about Jim's early years or how he fell into the band.…

Some Valentine’s Day Advice

Tomorrow is Valentine's Day. Now, since I'm clearly extremely successful in handling my own relationships, I figured I'd take a quick moment to provide all of you with a few helpful hints about maintaining a good relationship with your significant other. The most important thing to remember at all times is to always consider what…