Tag Archives: Sports

A Captain’s Speech

It has come to my attention that in the four years I’ve had this blog, I’ve never actually posted a “captain’s speech”. I’m talking about a speech a captain would give to their team before a game. Sorry to burst … Continue reading

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A Letter To Issa

Dear Issa, Hey there, Paul here. What’s up? How’s it hanging? How are you? What’s new? What’s the word, big bird? ‘Sup? Issa are you okay, are you okay, are you okay, Issa? I expect responses to each of those … Continue reading

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My Favourite School Assignments

If there’s one regret I have for this blog, it’s that I didn’t start it while I was still in school. That’s not my fault though, I never even thought about starting a blog back then. But if I did, … Continue reading

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50 Thoughts VIII

1. I am the type of person who you’d assume eats the end piece of a loaf of bread. I don’t. I treat it poorly, just like the rest of you. 2. A good chocolate chip cookie is hard to find these … Continue reading

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I Love Professional Wrestling

I have been a fan of professional wrestling for the last fourteen years. I don’t really talk about, nor do I make it known that it is a passion of mine. I’m not embarrassed about it, it’s just something that doesn’t come up. … Continue reading

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Canadian In Cleveland

Travel posts are such a daunting task. You have to upload pictures. You have to remember things you saw. You have to filter through the unimportant details and figure out which ones to share, like the fact that the hotel … Continue reading

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The Softball Tournament

Last Saturday, I participated in a charity softball tournament in Toronto. If you want a story with more details than you probably need, keep reading. And if you don’t want that, tell me what your favourite potato chip flavour is in the … Continue reading

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50 Thoughts

1. The new dance known as “the dab” is all the rage these days. However, it’s not new at all. We’ve just always referred to it as “sneezing into your sleeve”. The youth of today have no manners, I guess. 2. … Continue reading

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Live Blogging: March Madness

Alright, let me set the scene. I’m watching Notre Dame vs. Butler in the 3rd round of March Madness. There is 9:27 left in the game. Butler – 47 Notre Dame – 41 I have nothing else to do, and … Continue reading

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Being a Toronto Sports Fan

Sports fans in Toronto need a hug right now. And I’m not talking about one of those church hugs. I’m talking about a long three minute bear hug where it’s acceptable to cry on the other person’s shoulder. That is … Continue reading

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