Monthly Archives: December 2014

2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,200 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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England vs. Germany Penalty Shoot-Out – WWI Christmas Truce 100th anniversary

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Alonso and Button confirmed at McLaren

FERNANDO ALONSO will return to McLaren for the 2015 Formula 1 season. The Spaniard will partner England’s Jenson Button, who has driven for the Woking-based team since 2010. Button’s 2014 team-mate, Denmark’s Kevin Magnussen, is retained as reserve driver. Alonso … Continue reading

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F1 2014 Alternative Championships: Round 19/19 (Abu Dhabi) – Hamilton wins second world title

LEWIS HAMILTON regained the F1 world drivers’ championship with victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, his 11th win of the season. His year-long title rival and Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg suffered from reliability problems, something the German team dreaded … Continue reading

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Burnett removed from World Darts Championship

RICHIE BURNETT has been removed from this month’s World Darts Championship. An official statement from the Professional Darts Corporation (P.D.C.) last night read as follows: “The PDC can confirm that Richie Burnett has been removed from the field for the … Continue reading

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