Cincy Tennis Open 2021

We attended the Western & Southern Open at the tennis center in Mason, Ohio.   There were many extra matches today due to the rainouts from yesterday.  We watched portions of 4 matches: Dimitrov vs Bublik; Murray vs Hurkacz; Medvedev vs

No More Indians in Cleveland?

So how do you feel about this?  The Cleveland baseball team had the nickname “Indians” for over 100 years; and there is a reason now to eliminate the name?   Is it now the Guardians for Guardian Insurance?  Did Guardian pay

Declining Interest in Pro Sports

There are many recent articles about the massive decline in viewership for NBA games and sports in general…  I don’t know the source of this observation below, but I think it sums up very well the public’s current disenchantment with professional

Miami Open Tennis

Given the supply and demand to attend live ATP tennis matches, the ticket prices for the Miami Open bordered on ridiculous ($500/seat!).  Fortunately, we were able to find some greatly discounted tickets the evening before the round of 32. It

The Politics of Woke Corporations

It is interesting how many US corporations are blindly embracing Black Lies Matter and Antifactual, while at the same time ignoring very real violations of human rights in other parts of the world.  A deeper dive into the underlying motivations

Regular Bicycling Around Dayton

Update A  17-mile ride through downtown Dayton and east to Eastwood Lake.   August 8, 2020 A 20-mile ride through the hilly areas around Englewood dam in North Dayton.   July 25, 2020 Another 15-mile trip around downtown Dayton and