Archive for July, 2010

Break Up (With) The Banks…Or Be Like Elin and Take a 9-Iron to ‘Em

Let’s say you’re Elin Nordgren. It’s Thanksgiving 2009 and, by scrolling through some text messages and reading the latest issue of the National Enquirer, you find out that your husband Tiger has been having an affair with hostitute Rachel Uchitel. (Quick aside: Which discovery was more devastating to Elin? The fact that her husband slept […]



There is a scene in Mel Gibson’s Braveheart (what terrible timing to fondly recall a Mel Gibson movie) that summarizes the problem with politicians. Hearing of William Wallace’s rebellion in the Scottish Highlands, an inspired Robert the Bruce Jr. comes to tell his leper father (looking very much like Raiders’ owner Al Davis) the news. […]