2008 Blog Archive

December312008: Good Year or Bad Year?
6  
 28Any Plans for New Year's Eve?
10  
 28Will They or Won't They?
5  
 26Baseball Tickets Have Arrived
2  
 26Is There Anybody Out There?
8  
 24Merry Christmas From a New York Mets Fan
0  
 23Best Hair Style of 2008
4  
 22The Original Bluetooth: Suffering From Withdrawal, Part III
6  
 20On the Eve of Super Bowl Sunday
0  
 19Favorite Humzoo Moment of 2008
2  
 18Dumbest Person of 2008 Award
7  
 18Good News, Bad News, and Displays of Talent
0  
 17Quote of the Year Show 2008
6  
 16Worst. Commute. Ever.
19  
 16The Icy Confines
4  
 15Favorite Christmas Presents?
9  
 14Suffering from Withdrawal, Part II
6  
 13A Conference, a Train and the Kansas Comet
10  
 12Miracle on State Street
7  
 11Thursday Night Football
3  
 10Hey Brewers Fans...
12  
 10Willing to Volunteer
8  
 9Thank You and Happy (Almost) Holidays!
3  
 8Smashing Pumpkins, Take 2
4  
 6Cooking and Shoveling Has Begun
8  
 5Paul McCartney and Humzoo Dude?
3  
 5My Baseball Travels: 2008
2  
 2Unconventional Holiday Tree
5  

November30Thank You, Humzoo
5  
 29Two Great Things That Taste Horrible Together
16  
 26Suffering from Withdrawal
6  
 25Thanksgiving: Who Goes the Farthest?
23  
 24Looking Forward to a Short Week
6  
 22Our Saturday Night...
2  
 22Carbon Footprint Lowered
12  
 20Any Sci-fi Fans Out There?
13  
 18Dempster Signs, Sheds Light
1  
 18Cubs vs. Yankees
5  
 15Adopt-A-Family Holiday Party
9  
 14Google Knol
0  
 13Kerrying on Without Wood
3  
 12Lou!
2  
 1275 Years and Still Swimming
8  
 11T-minus Three Weeks
7  
 10NL Rookie of the Year 2008
0  
 10One Year for Me, Too
4  
 8Winter Arrived in Elmhurst
4  
 7Who Gets Paid?
3  
 6Chicago 2016
14  
 5Yes, We Could Have
3  
 5People Have Spoken, and the Winner is...
7  
 4First Election?
12  
 4Time to Vote
11  
 3The Polls are Now Open
28  
 2Rex Grossman is Back
3  
 1Halloween Was...
6  

October31Spotted! Humzoo Sticker
6  
 31Favorite Halloween Costume?
8  
 30Best Show on Television?
12  
 29Philadelphia Phillies: 2008 World Series Champions
7  
 28That's a First
1  
 27Raiders of the Lost Tupperware
13  
 23Goodbye, Johnny Cakes?
2  
 23Under $3?
14  
 23What Comes First?
5  
 22If You Build It, They Will Come...
24  
 20It All Comes Down to This
4  
 19Commercial Goes Too Far?
7  
 16Party Like It's...
5  
 15The Day the Theme Music Died
6  
 15Night of the Living...Sausages?
5  
 15Not in a Million Years...
6  
 13All you Need is Love...
12  
 12The Cubs Still Lead
1  
 11Sympathy for the (Devil) Rays
4  
 9The 2008 NLCS Begins Tonight
3  
 8A Look Ahead
4  
 7Red Sox Dynasty?
5  
 6The Night Chicago Died
0  
 6Then There Were Six
5  
 5Total Failure!
13  
 4Sweep Dreams are Made of This
13  
 3Behind the 8-ball
5  
 2The Playoffs Continue
23  
 1Baseball Counseling Service
12  
 1Support Your Team Here
54  

September30Baseball Trivia Contest
5  
 30102 Years Later...
4  
 30NLDS Preview
2  
 29Scoreboard Watching
7  
 28Bonus Baseball
7  
 28MLB Game #17: Cubs vs. Brewers
5  
 27Rock the Vote
7  
 26Brewers Take the Lead
1  
 25A Little Help from Above
0  
 24On the Brink of October
2  
 23Home Field Advantage
3  
 22Off to the Big Apple
0  
 21A Lyrical Look at Cubs History
1  
 20Cubs Clinch!
10  
 20Magic Number: 1
15  
 19Magic Number: 2
20  
 18Say "Cheese"
8  
 17Magic Number: 4
7  
 16MLB Game #16: Brewers vs. Cubs
4  
 15Which Was More Dominant?
4  
 14No-hitter! Zambrano Blanks the Astros
5  
 14Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee...Astros?
21  
 12An Illustrated Look
24  
 12Move over Bobby Thigpen
0  
 11The Playoff Picture
10  
 10Magic Number: 14
2  
 9Who you Gonna Call, Again?
19  
 8How Much Did You Spend?
6  
 7Are You Ready for Some Football?
10  
 6MLB Game #15: Padres vs. Brewers
0  
 6Wheaton's Day in the News
4  
 5Magic Number: 18
4  
 3MLB Game #14: Astros vs. Cubs
0  
 2Following in the Footsteps of Mordecai Brown
0  
 1If it Ended Today...
2  

August31The Cubs Tickets are Mine
5  
 30Anything for Publicity
5  
 29Magic Number: 22
3  
 28Magic Number: 24
4  
 27Barack Obama is a....
7  
 26Magic Number: 27
5  
 24The Land of Lincoln, Humzoo, and Middle School Field Trips
7  
 22Magic Number: 30
8  
 20Triple Bypass Surgery for Yaz
2  
 19MLB Game #13: Mariners vs. White Sox
0  
 18And the Winner is...
2  
 18I'm Reading a Sad Book
1  
 15Magic Number: 37
11  
 14Minor League Baseball: Kernals vs. Cougars
3  
 12Bring in the 104-year-old
6  
 11Are you on the list?
5  
 10MLB Game #12: Astros vs. Reds
2  
 9Justified, or not?
8  
 8Then There Was Light...
2  
 7Brett as a Jet?
10  
 5Golfing on a Very Wet Day
4  
 2Any Cincinnati Humzooers?
4  
 1Twitter for corporate marketing?
3  

July31Logos in Outlook signature blocks
5  
 31Music research
4  
 30Internet Trends Questionnaire - Response
0  
 29Looking for a boost
5  
 28MLB Game #11: Cubs vs. Brewers
1  
 27Things are Getting Tight...
5  
 26There's a Mess in Green Bay
11  
 25Worthless Baseball Cards
9  
 24Biking to Work
8  
 21MLB Game #10: Rangers vs. White Sox
2  
 20Networking websites
10  
 18A Little Retro Charm
6  
 18Cold Steel at Wrigley Field
1  
 17Superstitions
10  
 16End-of-year Humzoo Awards?
3  
 15The 79th Annual All-Star Game
10  
 14Home run derby
4  
 12L.A.T.E. Ride 2008
5  
 11MLB Game #9: Giants vs. Cubs
2  
 9So long Tiger Stadium
1  
 9World Series and the All-Star Game
3  
 8Hot Stove Baseball: Oakland and Chicago
3  
 7Susan Harts Corey
5  
 721 Years Ago: July 7, 1987
1  
 6Hot stove baseball: Cleveland and Milwaukee
2  
 6Golf: Sport or Activity?
8  
 4Just 19 short of 1,000
23  
 3MLB Game #8: Athletics vs. White Sox
2  
 2756*
4  

June30Twenty years ago today...
3  
 30That's a Sweep, Too!
1  
 29Best seats in the house
2  
 28Thoughts on the Cubs/White Sox Series - US Cellular Field Edition
4  
 27No more Ovaltine, I guess
7  
 25He gone!
1  
 23That's a Sweep!
2  
 22MLB Game #7: Orioles vs. Brewers
7  
 21Break Out The Brooms
2  
 20Thoughts on the Cubs/White Sox Series - Wrigley Field Edition
3  
 19MLB Game #6: Pirates vs. White Sox
3  
 18More Ovaltine, please
6  
 17Susan 2, Bill 1 (sort of)
7  
 16No Love for Sandberg in Toronto
3  
 15From Toronto to Elmhurst, Via Ann Arbor
2  
 14MLB Game #5: Cubs vs. Blue Jays
0  
 13Pitching duel
4  
 12MLB Game #4: White Sox vs. Tigers
4  
 11When Friday Falls on Wednesday
6  
 10Calling all Detroit Tigers fans
4  
 9Baseball Withdrawal - Part II
1  
 8Comiskey Park: Gone, But Not Forgotten
1  
 7A quick survey - Part V
15  
 6A quick survey - Part IV
22  
 5A quick survey - Part III
23  
 4A quick survey - Part II
16  
 3A quick survey
26  
 2Roll Out the Barrel...and Fireballs
6  
 1In the Year 2008
12  

May31Rachael Ray a terrorist?
12  
 30The Best Cubs Team Since....
6  
 29Book Exchange
7  
 28Favorite Villain?
28  
 27Suggestion for Indiana Jones 5
6  
 26Indiana Jones and the Worst Installment of the Series
7  
 24From A's to Zito
2  
 23The Classic 1980s Walkman
12  
 22Who said baseball was boring?
1  
 21Next Road Trip: Detroit and Toronto
6  
 20Best Album of the 1980s?
17  
 19Oreos Everywhere
6  
 19Then and Now
4  
 18Just a Matter of Time
15  
 17Anything for Free Pizza
3  
 16Let's Play Nine
5  
 15Greg Maddux: One Last Time
0  
 14MLB Game #3: Padres vs. Cubs
5  
 13The Joy of Cold Calling
3  
 12A Weekend of Yard Work
5  
 11Happy Mother's Day 2008
4  
 10Off With His Head!
6  
 9What the HEX is Going On? Solved!
1  
 8Netflix vs. The Local Video Store
8  
 7Fantasy Baseball Team Names
5  
 620Ks 10 Years Ago
13  
 5Best Rivalry?
16  
 4Local Landmark: Berwyn, Illinois
9  
 3Flashback: May 3, 1987
5  
 2Bold Statement - Part III
4  
 1Bold Statement - Part II
1  

April30Bold Statement About the Cubs
23  
 29This Baseball Blog is Rated R
9  
 28What the HEX is Going On?
2  
 27Weekend of Multiple Disappointments
4  
 26Who's More Annoying?
12  
 25Ted Williams' Head
12  
 2410,000 Wins
5  
 23Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
9  
 22Favorite TV Theme Song?
23  
 21Baseball Withdrawal
3  
 20Groundhog Watch
9  
 19A Night at the Museum
6  
 18Sad Thoughts on Cubs Fans
3  
 17Time Flies
4  
 16Favorite Artist?
9  
 15Converting Cassettes to Digital
5  
 14Fictional Tales, Real Places
1  
 13Favorite Television Show?
18  
 12MLB Game #2: Brewers vs. Mets
6  
 11Off to New York
7  
 10Best Unpaid Job?
9  
 9That Old Wiffle Ball League
7  
 8Which Expression Has Run Its Course?
19  
 7Any Composters Out There?
10  
 6MLB Game #1: Giants vs. Brewers
5  
 5Favorite Piece of Memorabilia?
2  
 4Mundane Sports Achievements
3  
 3You Always Remember Your First
4  
 2Daredevil or Dumbass?
9  
 1Cubs Trade Kerry Wood to the Phillies
7  

March31Memories of Opening Day, 1994
1  
 31Happy Opening Day...Sort of
17  
 30How Did You Spend Earth Hour?
9  
 29Any Local Haunted Legends?
4  
 28Your Last LP?
12  
 27Gas - How much by you?
24  
 26Best Video Game?
11  
 24I Love White Castle
9  
 24Just One More Day....
0  
 23"How Many Ballparks Have You Been To?"
11  
 22Best Television Game Show?
14  
 21Best Sports Uniform?
4  
 20Bowling: Sport or Activity?
10  
 18Mark Grace and the Long Blue Line
4  
 16March Badness
7  
 14"Fans Shed Light on the Game"
0  
 12Favorite Sports Team?
20  
 11Favorite Baseball Movie?
17  
 9The Fate of Wrigley Field - Part I
4  
 6"Do We Concede the Run?"
9  
 4It's Time to Play Ball
12