Democracy Making Inroads in Blogdom
Last weekend's mild weather was murder on the backyard rink. Sisu Gardens is now closed for the season. It is a sad, sad day - not quite as sad as the closing of the Montreal Forum ten years ago, beautifully described by Red Fisher here - but sentimental and emotional nonetheless. The legacy of The Gardens will live on through the summer, as pucks scattered over neighbouring backyards are soon to be discovered by unsuspecting lawnmowers.
Check out these excellent posts on trade deadline deals and cost/benefit analyses of team building techniques, courtesy of Tom Benjamin and Mudcrutch respectively. Really, the subject is much more engrossing than how I made it sound.