Tag Archives: NBA

The Thing About Kentucky Basketball

Though we here at TTAF do our best to avoid obvious local biases (our love of bourbon notwithstanding), there are a few things which are such a part of our collective Kentuckian DNA that suppressing them is all but impossible. One such thing is Kentucky Basketball. In our state, basketball allegiances are more important than […]

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How To Not Like Sports by Jake Barker

Administrator’s Note: Jake sent us this post a long time ago and we have been holding it for this week.  For those of you who are not aware, this week marks the beginning of college football, probably the greatest sporting season of the year.  With that in mind, you need to know the information below. […]

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Video Blog: Overpass

Author’s note: This is the first video blog we’ve posted here at TTAF. In the future we hope to create/add more video blogs in an attempt to satisfy what we assume to be your insatiable appetite for all things visual.   This is a piece I wrote for Heartland Community Church. The video was brought […]

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Friday at Five: June 8th 2012

What to Watch   The only reason to watch the NBA this weekend would be if the Heat lost last night and the series goes to a game seven.  Even then the only reason to watch that game would be to watch Lebron James cry. You should however watch The Hunger Games The European Championships which start today. […]

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Friday at Five: June 1, 2012

What to Watch Here’s your obligatory mention of the NBA Playoffs. Even if you aren’t interested in the games, it might be worth watching Bill Simmons’ Twitter page to see if he live-tweets his own homicidal rampage after the refs miss a crucial call Sunday during game four in Boston. The big addition to your local theater […]

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Weekly Awards

Best old-timey radio show       Movie I’m most excited about       Flagrant foul I may have secretly cheered for       Coolest time lapse/fastest childhood ever       Most Outlandish Adaptation of a Book Everyone Read in High School

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Friday at Five – May 25, 2012

10,080 minutes have passed since last week, which means nothing other than this: it’s time for another Friday at Five. Let’s get going.   What to Watch: Have you heard the Reds are in first place in the NL Central? How long do you think that will last? Find out this weekend. After sweeping the […]

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Functioning Cogs: Excellence and the San Antonio Spurs

My favorite album of 2011 was Fleet Foxes’ Helplessness Blues. And while most of the albums I love speak to me on some level beyond my conscious understanding, HB cracked me over the head with an overt lyrical challenge, nestled right in the meaty part of the title track. I was raised up believing I was somehow […]

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Friday at 5 – May 18

The whistle’s blown, you’ve punched your time sheet, you’ve shut down the workstation, you’ve said your goodbyes. Congratulations, you’ve made it through another work week. Let us help you get your weekend started in the right direction with the weekly Friday at 5. What to Watch: The NBA Playoffs. The nations longest lasting sports tournament […]

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Friday at Five: May 11,2012

Welcome to another installment of Friday at Five. The goal, as always: to kick start your weekend. Here goes. What to Watch If you haven’t already, go check out The Avengers. Definitely worth a trip to the theater, especially if you’re any kind of a comic book nerd. I read yesterday that the damage caused to […]

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