Good Times Roll This Spring with Burning River Roller Girls' 5th Season

As I mentioned in my last post, this week’s Twitter Twenty question was “What Does Spring Mean for You?” and over the last couple of days, I’ve been thinking about it a lot. More than anything else, the return of my favorite Cleveland sport means Spring is officially here for…

Continue reading

The Burning River Roller Girls – True Cleveland Sports Heroes

  Last week, I shared my opinion on the city’s unjustified adoration feeding LeBron James’ egotrip. Of course, on Thursday, we saw how the train went off the tracks with the self-aggrandizing, outlandish circus of  his ESPN ‘Decision’ special.  It was nothing more than a ludicrous publicity stunt which may have been a disappointing night for Cleveland, but was even more devastating for the perception of pro sports.    Just to clarify, I…

Continue reading

Roller Derby Provides Bruisingly Good Time

  I know that my last couple of posts have been focused on some of the theatre and music that can be experienced in Cleveland. I’ll be the first to admit that I have a soft spot for the arts, and am finishing up my next post which takes a look at John Lithgow’s performance of ‘Stories by Heart’ for the Great Lakes…

Continue reading