Category Archives: The Adventures of Captain No Follow-Up

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MLS in LA – Marvel Two-In-One

I can’t say enough good things about Alicia Ratterree at The Goat Parade this week, a site I thought would have as much impact on my life as GreatTajikShortstops.com.  Or, for that matter, cdchivasusa.com.  Reaction to the news that Chivas USA will change its name to Literally Anything Else FC …

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Badinage and Discipline

Wow, none of us have mentioned the Euro final.  Maybe Spain really are boring.  (Spoiler alert – Spain won.  All the “Greatest of All Time?” talk that was put on hold because of Chelsea has been transferred over to Barcelona’s national team.) But that’s not what I want to talk …

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Am I sitting on a "Bob the Builder" headline? But of course

Captain No Follow-Up strikes again – I forgot to talk about the other ballots in the Hall of Fame voting, this time for the Builders and Veterans. One thing that always makes me drag out my soapbox is how one judges Veterans. The most rational way is to compare peers …

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Steal this book

It’s the holidays, of course, and so I plan to celebrate a very traditional Christmas. Tonight I’m going to make a Palestinian family sleep in a barn, and tomorrow I’ll go through the county killing every male child two years old or younger. After all, King Herod is the reason …