16 Nov 2012
November 16, 2012

President Obama: We Want Hockey!

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I was going to set up a petition asking President Obama to intercede with the NHL owners and end the hockey lock-out, but some guy (from Pittsburgh of all places) beat me to it.  So please sign his petition HERE and let’s get hockey back.   read more →

15 Oct 2011
October 15, 2011

NHL Rulz

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When a player commits a penalty and gets injured (like Beagle in last night’s Caps game), the penalty is served by a substitute (in that case, Ovie).  Rule 8.1.  But can the penalized team pick anyone to serve the penalty?  NHL Rules (now at our Reference Page) don’t seem to limit.  But if so, why pick.. read more →

I would like to share the attached statement from State Senator Mamie Locke in support of the DPVA Resolution favoring the Senate-endorsed Congressional redistricting plan.   Some have raised concerns that the reduced African-American percentage of the Third CD will make election of an African-American Congressman from that district unlikely.  Senator Locke points out that:  “The Senate.. read more →

Glad to see support for the State Senate plan which would result a congressional delegation that more fairly represents Virginia.  It has been suggested that Virginia’s three Democratic Congressman would prefer to GOP plan, which gives them safe districts, but locks in an 8-3 GOP majority.  I recently spoke with Cong. Scott, Cong. Moran, and.. read more →

13 Apr 2011
April 13, 2011

Poyekhali CAPS!

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(I think thats “Let’s Go CAPS”  in Russian).   Also, I don’t know I missed it, but this is priceless. read more →