Barack Obama won a second term as US president on November 6. Is anyone besides me glad it’s over?

Life.  It’s what happens!

Geez I’ve been busy lately!  This half-semester is rough – I’ve got two classes and I’ve been doing so much writing for class that the blog kind of got ignored yet again!  I promise though to do my best to even write short posts.

Where did I leave off?  Oh yes, the World Series.  My Tigers didn’t win.  Boo.  But I am very proud of them to at least get to the World Series.  I blame their loss on Gary Bettman.

Speaking of Mr. Bettman – where is my hockey?  Baseball season is over and traditionally that means the start of hockey season, but nooooo.  I’m not even going to get into the specifics but suffice it to say that the NHL is being incredibly greedy, demanding more concessions from the players after they gave up 24 percent of their salaries to end the last lockout, which was just eight years ago.  Many of my hockey fan friends are fed up, and so am I.  And the Winter Classic was cancelled!!  The only good thing about the lockout is I have more time for homework.  But I want my Red Wings back.  Just get it done, dammit.

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