Reader Emails & Jesse’s Apology

Well look at this. The season isn’t quite over yet and already the “Reader Emails” is practically running on empty. Usually I get between 40-50 emails for this column on any given week and this week I didn’t even get to 30. But usually that’s the way it works as we get closer to the end of the season. Oh well. Enjoy what you have today since there’s only one more “Reader Email” column for a while. No Spreecast tonight as I’m leaving soon to head to Vegas. So for those sports fans that are asking, I’m gonna go with the Packers tonight and take the points. I know it’s sacrilegious to bet against the defending Super Bowl Champions at home on opening night, and only twice has the season opener been lost by the home team, but screw it. I’m playing contrarian tonight since basically everyone and their mothers thinks Seattle will win. And they most certainly can. But that’s why it’s called gambling. If someone knew who was going to win every game … Continue reading

“Reader Emails,” “Dr. Reality Steve,” & Live Video Chat Tonight at 9:00pm EST/6:00pm PST

Headed back to CA for probably one of the more important days of the year. No, not Olivia and Nicholas starting school on Monday. That happens every year. No, not the meetups with my friends in Manhattan Beach for dinner at Mama D’s and seeing “Expendables 3,” which has become a summer tradition. No, it’s time. It’s time for me to defend my title. My fantasy football title. “Team Bauer” (did you expect any other team name?) will be aiming for back-to-back titles in the Couch Commando football league. I’ll be honest, my preparation has kinda sucked this year. I’m not one of the those guys who will tell you on a weekly basis what my players are doing. No one cares. I’ll just comment if I’m either doing really well, or really crappy. I mean, we all read the same stuff online and all have the same stats to look at, so not much is a surprise come draft night on Monday. I would just like to repeat and take home the cash prize, … Continue reading