24 Hours at Sea on the USS Nimitz

On Friday, May 29, 2009, fourteen bloggers and “distinguished visitors” served a twenty-four hour tour of duty on the USS Nimitz. The following 140 or so pictures and videos document this visit. This is a very long blog posts as blog posts go, and I know there are ways to create slideshows or other forms [...]

By | 2016-10-24T14:11:45+00:00 June 1st, 2009|Categories: Books, Travel|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

My Tour of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

On a recent trip to Kansas City, I took a tour of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Organized league structure occurred in 1920 with the formation of the Negro National League in Kansas City. This is the first display area of the museum. You’re separated from the “field” in order for you to experience segregation. [...]

By | 2015-03-17T09:23:45+00:00 May 15th, 2009|Categories: Travel|0 Comments

Pictures from My Reign in Spain

Just returned from my first visit to Barcelona, Spain. Here are pictures from the trip. Mercat de la Boqueria. I’ve been to some cool markets in my life, but la Boqueria set a new standard for me. It was my favorite place in Barcelona. Can you pick out the bull’s balls? Andrew Zimmern would be [...]

By | 2015-03-17T09:23:56+00:00 April 10th, 2009|Categories: Events, Travel|0 Comments