Hey,

Yesterday, October 13, was International Skeptics Day. In order to celebrate, I wanted to investigate why this day was even a holiday, and why there are so many other silly holidays. I get annoyed whenever I see that it’s National Taco Day or Vice Presidents Day. …


Al Davis would be rolling over in his grave.

On the anniversary of football pioneer, Raiders owner and founder, and former AFL commissioner Al Davis’ death, Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden was at the center of a media firestorm. While investigating the Washington Redskins and their various toxic…


Hey,

I’ve been getting some interesting suggestions regarding a potential new name for my newsletter. I’d like to ask that everyone keep them coming because I love all of the feedback and excitement around the new direction for the newsletter. …


Hey,

Today’s newsletter will be a little bit different as I’m in-between long-form topics, but obviously I still have a few things to mention. Similar to the “Useless Observations” newsletters, I’m going to post a few quick musings and hope that everyone that reads this is having a great day…


Hey,

Somehow we’ve reached October in this very short but very long 2021. I don’t know how we got to this point, but we might as well finish up the year on a high note, and what better time to start than now? And by now, I obviously mean Useless…


Hey,

We spent this past weekend in Blue Ridge, Georgia celebrating our friends’ wedding — congratulations Alora and Justin! While we had some time to kill on Friday before the rehearsal dinner, we went to the downtown area for a food tour of the best that Blue Ridge had to…


Ben Simmons has some nerve.

Simmons, the former #1 overall draft pick and three-time All-Star for the Philadelphia 76ers, has decided that he no longer wants to play for that organization. The 76ers were shockingly eliminated in the postseason by my favorite team the Atlanta Hawks, because I’m definitely not…


Hey, Happy Rainy Monday!

I’m working through a backlog of TV shows and movie requests that I’ve received. In addition to watching the Marvel Universe for the first time, I’ve also been watching the movies below and the entire first season of Ted Lasso. I’ll review that once I’ve completed…


I’ve got some exciting news to share!

I’ve been bitten by the entrepreneurial bug so I’ve been looking into various business ideas. I was really disappointed to see my main money making idea come to fruition without my involvement. The idea revolved around alternate commentary for sporting events and Peyton…


Hey,

I’ve been a big fan of actor Romany Malco for years. Some of you may know Romany from “The 40 Year Old Virgin”, “Night School”, “Weeds” or “Think Like A Man”. His comedic acting and timing are impeccable, and his online character Tijuana Jackson has been cracking me up…

Corbin Hicks

Author of The Powers That Be

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