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The Ultimate Pi Day

HAIL PELICUS!   The Ultimate Pi Day   Pi, our old, irregular friend who, like some of my relatives, is extremely useful at times but also goes on forever: 3.141592653...

Midterms

HAIL PELICUS!   Midterms   We have reached the midpoint of the season so leagues are offering their midterm examinations.   Who has excelled and is at the top of the class?   Who is in danger of being held back? The tension grows as more questions are being asked. And so...

The Toughest Job In Rugby

HAIL PELICUS!   The Toughest Job In Rugby   If you ask people who think the toughest job in rugby is and you will get a wide variety of answers.   Forwards always say they have the toughest job, especially the props who think a rugby match is merely a...

The Roads Less Travelled

HAIL PELICUS! The Roads Less Travelled Early morning Saturday, I slowly return to consciousness at the insistence of a pesky buzz.   An early start is needed to complete the 325 mile migration northwards to fulfill the promised rugby regimen.   The night was still upon us and a...

Leaving Las Vegas

HAIL PELICUS!   Leaving Las Vegas   “I'm leaving Las Vegas Lights so bright, palm sweat, blackjack on a Saturday night Leaving Las Vegas I'm leaving for good, leaving for good.” -Sheryl Crow, Leaving Las Vegas   Of course, if David Baerwald had written those lyrics for Sheryl in 2015 rather than 1993 then it...