March 6, 2021
Waterfowl and frogs, yes. Flying sailboats, nah.
The parade of black-eyed Susans in the creek bed is the parade I should have been following today. Instead, I’ve allowed satellite TV and Twitter to invade my brain, leaving me with a headache and a digital quiver. I thought I should better understand “Breaking Bad,” having not watched it until nearly the series’ end. …
How often in sports do you see a comeback of eight straight wins to take a championship? Oracle Team USA polished one off Wednesday in the 34th America’s Cup on San Francisco Bay. Announcers said that kind of comeback hadn’t happened before “in sports.” Great sailing, Oracle. I’m still getting my head around it, but …
Wow. Oracle Team USA comes back from 8-1 deficit and evens up the America’s Cup on Tuesday with a seventh straight win. Final, winner-take-all race on San Francisco Bay on Wednesday. Thrilling. Way to go Team USA sailors and Oracle, a finely tuned boat. Here’s the San Francisco Chronicle. Here’s the New York Times.