Tag Archive 'World Series'

The Critical Mass

A part of the uniform, or a sign of a sick society? The World Series is special. That awesome Game 5, with the vast pendulum swings of lead changes. And Game 7, with starting pitchers thrown into relief roles as if there’s no tomorrow, which there isn’t. We even had one of the victorious Houston […]

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The Critical Mass

A good week for civility and treason We wrapped up two of this country’s institutions this week, the World Series and an election. The series is the far-more American experience. The San Francisco Giants won with great pitching, which is what always carries the event. In particular, the long-haired, dope-smoking Tim Lincecum, whose propensity for […]

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