Wait until next year

Putting off what could be done tomorrow, today

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Slow Thinking

Miss Coal Queen 1973, with a Morris Marina

I’ve always had a hunch that proof is better than assumption. Which is a pretty silly hunch to have, if you think about it. Or a rather sensible one, I don’t know. Maybe I should test it or something. Read the rest of this entry »

Perfecto! Dallas Braden pitches a perfect game

Dallas BradenYesterday, Dallas Braden, of the Oakland Athletics pitched the nineteenth ever perfect game in the major leagues.

In a little over a week he has gone from an amusing footnote on the 2010 season to a historical figure in the sport. Read the rest of this entry »