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Learning to Read the Sports Page with Aaron Portzline

November 1, 2011


I have breakfast with Aaron Portzline every morning. Get your mind out of then gutter–it’s not like that. Aaron is the Columbus Dispatch reporter covering our NHL team, the Blue Jackets, which has made him something like a Greek storyteller, covering triumph and tragedy, farce and frivolity. And around our house, he is a little […]

Sticks and Stones May Break my Bones but Words…

September 25, 2011


Good friends invited us to join the Hooligan section of the Columbus Crew game yesterday for the sold-out game against the L.A. Galaxy. We thought it sounded like fun. We were right. Their 5-year-old son and 10-year-old Danny played soccer in the parking lot while we tailgated in adult, but tame fashion. When we joined […]