The Minnesota Vikings Do Not Care About Winning Super Bowls

Remember when the Minnesota Vikings possessed one of the greatest home-field advantages in all of sports? For nearly all the 1960s and 1970s, the Vikings played their home games at the frozen tundra known as Metropolitan Stadium, or “the Met.” From 1969 to 1976, head coach Bud Grant led Minnesota to a 7-3 home playoff … Continue reading The Minnesota Vikings Do Not Care About Winning Super Bowls

Top 20 Albums of 2017

When compiling a year-end albums list, it’s always interesting to see which albums I returned to the most, which albums from earlier in the year held up with repeated listens, and which albums fell off of my radar. A couple of notes, though: – I waited until now to post this after Run the Jewels … Continue reading Top 20 Albums of 2017

Analyzing the 60th Annual Grammy Award Nominations

I don’t care who or what wins a Grammy Award. You should not either, at least in my opinion. Since its start in 1957, the Grammy Awards have ignored countless artists and records. Not to mention, there’s also a bunch of industry politics that go into why the Academy votes the way they do. Long … Continue reading Analyzing the 60th Annual Grammy Award Nominations

The Perfect Holiday Music Playlist

Creating the perfect holiday music playlist sounds a lot harder than you think. One must find a way to entertain everyone at their family’s holiday gathering, from adults to children. In 2017, it isn’t as simple as dusting off an old holiday CD or turning on your local radio station or even making a mix … Continue reading The Perfect Holiday Music Playlist

The World Needs a Packers-Patriots Super Bowl

January 26, 1997. Superdome. New Orleans. Super Bowl XXXI. Green Bay Packers 35, New England Patriots 21. Most people remember Super Bowl XXXI as Brett Favre’s only Super Bowl win of his Hall-of-Fame career, but this was also the closest Drew Bledsoe would come to leading the Patriots to a Super Bowl title. Over the … Continue reading The World Needs a Packers-Patriots Super Bowl

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 4 Recap

*READ MY GOT SEASON 7 EPISODE 3 RECAP HERE* *SPOILERS FROM THE SHOW AND THE A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE BOOKS WILL BE DISCUSSED IN THIS POST! YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!* Although this episode was the shortest of the season so far, there were so many big reveals. Of course, I will get to … Continue reading Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 4 Recap

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 3 Recap

*READ MY GOT SEASON 7 EPISODE 2 RECAP HERE* *SPOILERS FROM THE SHOW AND THE “A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE” BOOKS WILL BE DISCUSSED IN THIS POST! YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!* While this episode was, once again, very exciting, it did expose the show’s biggest flaw. I’ll get to that later in the post, … Continue reading Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 3 Recap