Since I keep forgetting to use this to review baseball or for professional development I thought I should add a new category.


NOT BASEBALL The presenter at one session gave interesting discussion about how cards in Magic-like games need to have their power in play be near their cost to acquire. Some variability is desired, but too much can destroy the game. He then compared this with the fall of the Roman Republic. It was a very […]



NOT BASEBALL So far I have attended the general session and the vendor/poster session area. I met with a presenter who studied which tools worked best for deaf students in math classes including online classes. I think I noticed that ASL videos was not highly correlated with grade while some quizzing tools like Kahoot, or […]


Old Nation: M-43

I just noticed that I did not review M-43. It is very citrusy through hops, not clear and delicious. You should have some. The only drawback right now is the price. It can cost over $3 for a 16 ounce can. (Before it became widely available in Detroit I stopped at their brewery on the […]


Grand River Brewery Jackson

The food was pretty good here. The beer was so so. I had Monkey Mouth IPA which had sort of a floral, rather than citrusy balance to its bitterness. As I prefer something more like Two Hearted Ale, or something from the Perrin problems series this one was not for me. I switched to Black […]