the san francisco giants and me: 2010
random friday, 2003 edition: warren zevon, “disorder in the house” and joe strummer & the mescaleros, “silver and gold”

this winning stuff is contagious

I know everyone is tired of my sports posts, and I know most people don’t care about soccer, much less MLS, but holy shit! The Earthquakes just beat the New York Red Bull to advance to the next round of the playoffs. The Quakes haven’t got a single player any of you have heard of … New York has Thierry Henry and Rafa Marquez and Juan Pablo Angel. But San Jose is advancing, and New York is going home.