You know your team is doing pretty well when the press keeps talking about how they’re going to take the World Series. Such is the case with the Cubs. But these aren’t just empty sweet nothings. The club has had an awe-inspiring season, which is totally deserving of praise.
Below are some of the glowing headlines that I’ve encountered over the past season, all of which express a belief in something great ahead for the Cubs. (I won’t say what.)
Cubs’ incredible Game 4 comeback gets even better with age
“…the Cubs did something in Game 4 of the National League Division Series, in that moment, that it has taken us a while to process. But now we know exactly what we saw.”
10/13/16 | ESPN.com
As those who have been following my blog may know, I never owned a dog until recently. My wife and I decided it was the time to get a dog and so now we have an almost-one-year-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel in our home. Piper has taught me a lot about life and has made me think about what it means to be a Florida Beach dog. Something I’ve noticed recently is that Piper has grown up a lot over the past several months.
She used to be this big:
Now she’s this big:
Admittedly, she’s still pretty tiny, but she’s growing…
Being a dog-owner can make a person do things they wouldn’t normally do, like talk about their dogs all the time, show photos of their dogs to their friends all the time, and post dog-related miscellany on Twitter all of the time. I’m guilty of all of the above. Along those lines, I’m also guilty of writing blog posts about my dog and dogs in general. Exhibit A: This blog post. I used to write more about Florida in general and about paddle-boarding, but now all it seems that I write about is Piper. It brings me some deal of comfort to know that I’m not alone in my single-minded dog-mania.
For instance, consider Twitter. Not only are there a lot of posts of people expressing affection of their dogs…