Oddly Enough Blog

Outta the way, Kobe! I’m shooting Jack!

January 10, 2009

Blog Guy, keep those great lessons coming for us aspiring photojournalists!

A bunch of us get together to discuss your posts on things like shoes, handshakes, group shots and so on.

“Official” Barack Obama doughnuts!

January 9, 2009

Blog Guy, I’m going to Washington for the inauguration, and I’m so intrigued by your posts on the Goofy Face Museum and Doughnut Shop that I plan to visit that, too.

In a one-horse open slay…

January 6, 2009

Blog Guy, you used to do a better job of covering bizarre sports. I haven’t seen anything here lately.

Pole position: defaulting the vaulting

January 6, 2009

A reader writes, “Bob, yesterday I heard somebody use the expression ‘about as good as a Japanese pole vaulter.’ I’m too lazy to use Google, so can you please tell me what that means?”

Jumping the Arc in the dark…

January 5, 2009

Hey, Blog Guy! We’re five days into 2009 and you haven’t mentioned any signs of the coming Apocalypse. Does that mean we’re safe?

So, Adventurer is your first name?

December 16, 2008

Blog Guy, I’ want a career that isn’t just routine.

Well, I was reading about this guy who tried rowing the Pacific solo, and we kept calling him an “adventurer.” If you could get people to call you something like that, you’d have it made.

You’re not gonna need those fingers, are you?

December 4, 2008

Bob, since your martial arts skills are well-known, I have a question. I’ve been studying karate for several years, and I’m not sure if my instructor is any good. How can I test myself?

Bring yer goat, Earl, we’re gettin’ up a game!

December 1, 2008

Blog Guy, you used to write about silly sports around the world, but not lately.

Thrills, spills, nonstop Sudoku action!

November 23, 2008

Blog Guy, it seems like you used to have a lot more sports stuff in your blog. Throw us a bone here!