Archive | December 2014

28 years later

Oops. Will write this later.

Happy New Year!

Proud to be a Baggie

Following last year’s frivolities (Watch 2013 video | Watch making of), a more sombre tone this time around from the West Bromwich Albion boys in their Christmas message. The plaque shown at the end commemorates Harold Bache (1889–1916), a West Bromwich Albion player who was killed in action in the First World War.

Trick and treat

I am a total sucker for trick plays and college football never disappoints. The latest comes from Friday’s FCS playoff quarter-final between the Chattanooga Mocs and the New Hampshire Wildcats. The Wildcats scored on a convoluted 61-yard pass play and went on to win the game by a score of 35–30.

Crossing Continents: Washington Redskins

BBC Radio 4 documentary about the Washington Redskins name controversy:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04tljk6