Tag: Old Style

Cubs Fans Can't Go Home Again...Or Can They?

Cubs Fans Can't Go Home Again...Or Can They?
At the risk of sounding just like every crusty old misanthrope I so often rail against, the game of baseball just isn’t what it used to be.  MLB has adopted rules to allow instant replay and forbid home plate collisions and innocent drugs like amphetamines* have long since given way to the scourge of HGH.... Read more »

Beer and Cubs Baseball Pt 1: Old Style with Dinner

Beer and Cubs Baseball Pt 1: Old Style with Dinner
Tastes great, less filling When it comes to the Cubs and Wrigley Field, the latter is certainly true. The former? Not so much. It’s our beer, and you can’t have it. Now that’s a little more like it.  With the new $140MM beer sponsorship deal with Anheuser-Busch, the late Dennis Farina’s famous words appear to... Read more »

The Chicago Cubs Don’t Owe You Anything

The Chicago Cubs Don’t Owe You Anything
Everyone knows that the Cubs haven’t won a World Series in a long, long time.  In fact, the 1908 horse died a long time ago, yet continues to receive frequent beatings from fans and detractors alike.  And, lacking in originality though it may be, the latter group does have a pretty fair claim to this... Read more »
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