Baltimore Orioles: 2014 A.L. East Champions!

So, I need to do a little hometown sports bragging here.  My beloved O’s clinched the American League East division last night by beating their division rivals, the Toronto Blue Jays, by a final score of 8-2.  I was there, in person, soaking it all in.  It was the first time the Orioles had clinched their division at home in 45 years.  It was unreal.  I don’t think I’ve ever heard Camden Yards get that loud.  The fans were incredible, and it was Read More

“There are Many Ways of Moving Forward, but Only One Way of Standing Still”

It’s easy to look at the state of the world and think that we are heading for a path to destruction. There isn’t any doubt that we are in crisis (which isn’t surprising since history predicted that this would happen right about this particular period in time). The thing is though, despite all the pain and suffering, violence and war, intolerance and hate in the world, I still think that humanity is genuinely good.  And honestly, the greatest injustices are the silence, indifference and apathy toward Read More