Author: Doriano

Why The 1-Game Wild Card Playoff System Sucks

The 2015 baseball season is the perfect example of why the idiotic 1-game wild card playoff game stinks to high heaven and must be changed ASAP. Take a close look at the National League standings and notice something strange. The top 3 records are all from…

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The Big Four

World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has just completed an incredible year in 2015 where he won 3 of the 4 Grand Slam championships. He missed out on a Grand Slam by losing in the French Open final. This was his 10th career Grand Slam…

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Savoring the moment

I loved the movie “My Sister’s Keeper“. I don’t care that you think the book was better and how much you hate that they changed the story and the ending. Get over it. Movies are different than books. I was moved by this movie …a lot…. I…

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Time to Wake Up

I only recently discovered the amazing Alan Watts who passed away in 1973. He was an enlightened human being to say the least. He was a man ahead of his time…or I should say a man who understood how to live completely in the moment during…

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She Ain’t The Girl for You

Great song from underrated artist the Kinleys. Ever have a friend who’s with someone that’s obviously not the right one for them? Despite all facts and common sense they remain in their situation. As friends we remain to pick up the pieces when the inevitable happens…

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Beauty and the Beatdown

This isn’t just about sports. Yes, it’s about the recent annihilation of Maria Sharapova by Serena Williams but I would like to go beyond just the confines of sports. First, let’s examine what went down in merry ole England. Serena crushed Sharapova for the 17th time…

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Mad Men Dream

One of the best TV show’s in history, Mad Men, is coming to an end next Sunday night (5/10/2015) which is very sad for me. I love this show because it was so well-written and showed so much about the creative process in the advertising world.…

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Lessons Learned from Game of Thrones

by Sir Doriano Carta AKA @Paisano Prop the door closed when you go to the privy Double check to make sure you’re not related to someone before becoming romantically involved Never mock dwarves or imps if you know what’s good for you Always take a knee…

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Public Lists

I’ve always loved making lists and checklists so I’m really happy about the new release of Wunderlist 3.0 which includes the ability to create and share public lists! Now to most people this is no big deal. We’ve been able to publish blog posts or share…

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We Won’t Leave it All in Our Heads

  I saw a trailer for a movie called “A Long Way Down” and I really loved the music it featured so I used Shazam to find out what the name of the song was but it couldn’t identify it. So I tried Soundhound and fortunately…

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