Tag Archives: St. Louis

Watch how you Lyft

If you live in St. Louis or Kansas City, you have probably heard about the ride-sharing service Lyft. It has a lot of fans…and a lot of enemies. Me? Well, I guess I’m in the middle. The basic premise of … Continue reading

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Freeman Bosley, Sr.: Genius

Freeman Bosley, Sr. is a long-time St. Louis Alderman, and was recently re-elected to another 4-year term. He ran for Mayor in the mid 80s, and his son (Freeman Bosley, Jr.) was the first African-American Mayor of St. Louis, elected … Continue reading

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So long, Stan

I knew this day would come, especially with his failing health…but it doesn’t hurt any less… Stanley Frank Musial, born in Donora, Pennsylvania on November 21, 1920…spent 22 years with the St. Louis Cardinals as an outfielder and first baseman…24 … Continue reading

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The State of the Sycamore

If the nation and states can do it, so can I… My current state is…discombobulation. I love that word! I had to go to doctor last week in St. Louis…I was about 3 months overdue. I know I haven’t been … Continue reading

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Thanks, Tony

33 seasons as a manager, 16 in a Cardinals uniform… 4-time Manager of the Year… 3rd all-time in wins by a major league manager… 12 division championships, 7 of them here… 2 wild card berths here… 3 World Championships, 2 … Continue reading

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11 in ’11

You shocked the baseball world…and showed everyone what determination and the comeback are all about. This may go down as the greatest World Championship in Cardinals history…

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Dear St. Louis,

We’ve been together off and on for quite a while now…what, like 27 years? And I think it’s time for another break.  And it IS you…and me too. We just can’t seem to get on the same page, ya know?  … Continue reading

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