Notebook › February 2008 Archives

Zap! Bang! PAU!
I think my brain needed to reboot after reading that the Lakers had traded away Kwame Brown, a few non-essential players, and draft picks for Pau Gasol. I had resigned myself to the Lakers never being able to pull the trigger on a trade of this magnitude. I had also begun to resign myself to the Lakers falling apart in the face of an overwhelming number of injuries…just like last season.… Read More
How'd you get your teeth so pearly?
So, after at least two years of hapless debating with the zeeebra, we finally pulled the trigger and got new phones. What took so long? Well, we had been with T-Mobile for quite a while and I didn't really want to be forced into a more expensive plan by switching carriers, but they must have the smallest (and least appealing) phone line-up of all the major american carriers.… Read More