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3/26 – Embrace the Experience
It’s that time of year again. Dogfish Head just hosted its annual Weekend of Compelling Ales and Whatnot. A lot of changes are going on in Dogfish world. Here are some of the tidbits LMP picked up, during its time in Delaware.
2/5 – LMP’s Top Five Super Bowl Anthem Performances
Many have tried. Most have failed. Here are some of the better ones of my lifetime.
12/18 – The Mythos of Star Wars
George Lucas’ franchise turned forty this year, but is more popular than ever
7/3 – Civil War Battlefield Braces For Fresh Conflict
Before the war, Gettysburg was a sleepy railroad town that was home to shoemakers and a theological school. Nowadays, its battlefield is a national park, and a popular site for demonstrators.
6/12 – World on a Fishhook
Music descends on Northern Virginia for another go-around at Celebrate Fairfax
6/3 – Find Your Beach
Excerpts from my vacation journal
5/11 – Thin Ice, Part Two
Stop me when this sounds familiar: The Washington Capitals were eliminated from the playoffs, Wednesday night, failing to advance past the second round…
5/6 – Thin Ice
LMP explains the psyche of a long-suffering fan-base
4/10 – It’s Showtime, Folks
AMC’s Better Call Saul returns, tonight, for the premiere of its third season
3/29 – Sea Changes
How that little brewery from Delaware has evolved over the years
2/2 – The LeBron Conundrum
NBA star dazzles on the court, but often fizzles off of it
1/12 – Everybody Loses
NFL calls its own bluff; failure ensues
10/27 – Why The Phantom Menace is underrated
Get over Jar Jar, this movie was actually not bad
10/21 – Tip of the Curve:
Has the NFL peaked in popularity?
9/15 – Hitching the Wagons
NCAA’s actions are divisive, not visionary