Thursday, November 30, 2006

end of november

okay, what happened to november? it was nice, then the snow and cold came. i dont know how much snow we got this month, but it feels like a lot. b.c won the grey cup, jimmie johnson won the nextel championship, and i finished watching cincinnati beat baltimore 13-7. now im watching survivor: cook islands. i dont know but i think jonathan is getting on everyones nerves. maybe he's the next to go. who knows. the finale is dec 17. what december will bring, who knows.

Tuesday, November 28, 2006

chris pronger's return

chris pronger and the ducks are in edmonton tonight and so far as expected, he's getting booed after his request to get traded over the summer. the oilers are up 1-0.

Saturday, November 25, 2006

it sucks to be sick

i hate being sick. what makes it worse is that its cold outside. doesn't help matters there. good thing for neo citrin. sleep helps too. almost time for that in a bit. much needed.

Wednesday, November 22, 2006

its cold and getting colder

yeah its a little cold out there now. started getting cold yesterday. its supposed to snow tomorrow and friday. plus its to get to -20 for a high for the weekend. winter is here, now its time to bundle up.

Sunday, November 19, 2006

ford 400

jimmie johnson is the 2006 nascar nextel cup champion with a 9th place finish. matt kenseth finished 6th and finished 2nd in the points. greg biffle won the race.
94th grey cup

the b.c. lions have won the grey cup with a 25-14 victory over the montreal alouettes. paul mccallum was named top canadian and dave dickinson was named mvp.

Thursday, November 16, 2006

last global news cast on the road

yep, global is in sherwood park to end the on the road bit of global edmonton. and the response has been good. full house every time. they may have to do this again in the future.

Sunday, November 12, 2006

checker auto parts 500

kevin harvick won a close one beating out jimmie johnson. denny hamlin, jeff gordon and carl edwards round out the top five. five chasers have a shot at winning the title with one race left in homestead. jimmie johnson leads matt kenseth by 63 pts. hamlin and harvick trail by 90 and dale earnhardt jr trails by 115 pts. the ford 400 in homestead one week from today.
east and west cfl finals

the montreal allouettes beat toronto 33-24 to represent the east in the grey cup. meanwhile the b.c. lions beat saskatchewan 45-18 to represent the west.the 94th grey cup is next week in winnipeg.

Thursday, November 09, 2006

global news in leduc

global news is in my old hometown of leduc. global news started an "on the road"thing a couple of thursdays ago where global goes live to cover the news in a feature city. started in fort saskatchewan two weeks ago, st. albert last week and leduc tonight. im happy about it.

Sunday, November 05, 2006

dickies 500

tony stewart has just won the dickies 500. i caught the green-white-checkered finish and biy what wlly, bill and b.p. was saying, tony had the car. jimmie johnson has the points lead by 17 points over matt kenseth. phoenix ought to be a good race.

Friday, November 03, 2006

friday night comedy

just finished watching royal canadian air farce. now i'm watching rick mercer report. i enjoy both episodes. i like rick mercer's satirical comedy this week's episode had him visiting prime minister steven harper (had a bedtime story read to him) and visited cold lake alberta and rode on a c58. wild.

Wednesday, November 01, 2006

nice way to start a career

evgeni malkin of the pittsburgh penguins has tied a 89 year old record when he scored a goal tonight in his sixth straight game. joe malone, newsy lalonde and cy denneny each scored a goal in his first six games in the nhl when it first began in 1917.
a day off and figuring out what to do.

a day off to slack off. not sure what to do. i'll figure something out. it will be a relaxing day for sure. there is an oilers game tonight, so i'll probably catch that game.