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No, Not That Cyclone

It all started a few days ago when I got a note from reader Josh Wagner, who describes himself as “a recent Iowa State graduate who currently dabbles in a little bit of everything — film, photography. and design.” The design work is what concerns us here, because Wagner has a logo-overhaul project in . . . → Read More: No, Not That Cyclone

Turn That Frown Upside-Down

When it comes to ineptitude, you might say the Tampa Bay Devil Rays are experts. But they really outdid themselves last night. The unlucky victim was Jae Seo, who was making his Devil Rays debut. As sharp-eyed readers Perry Gattegno and Richard Craig point out, Seo’s nameplate was upside-down, so it was concave instead . . . → Read More: Turn That Frown Upside-Down

Just Let Mike Nolan Wear the Suit Already

Wondering what NFL coaches will be wearing this fall? Okay, so you probably aren’t, and neither was I, until I got this note from Rachel Bicicchi a few days ago:

“I was channel-surfing this afternoon when I happened upon the Booz Allen Classic golf tournament. Leader Ben Curtis, who I believe is paid to . . . → Read More: Just Let Mike Nolan Wear the Suit Already

Uni Watch Book Club

A week or two ago I mentioned a very promising book that I’d just become aware of, Now Batting, Number…: The Mystique, Superstition, and Lore of Baseball’s Uniform Numbers, by Jack Looney. At the time, I hadn’t actually obtained a copy of the book itself, but by now I’ve gotten one and spent some . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Book Club