The National Pastime

9 Jun

We’re having a baseball day today. First, Rob listened to the Indians game (they won!). Then we took the ipad to the gym where I downloaded Major League. It took over an hour to download, which was sort of a drag. I used the computer lab at the gym to email Rob on the progress every 5 seconds. All internet access in Australia has data limits, which is soooooo annoying. And we were close to our limit for this month, which it why I used the wifi at the gym. We just finished watching Major League, such a silly movie. I hadn’t seen it in many years. Did you know the big guy that is into voodoo is the All State Insurance/President on 24 actor?

Best line from the movie:

Jake Taylor: I play for the Indians.
Claire Holloway: Here in Cleveland? I didn’t know they still had a team!
Jake Taylor: Yup, we’ve got uniforms and everything, it’s really great!

Next we’re going to watch episode 10 of the Ken Burns Baseball documentary. I can now probably get a few baseball trivia questions right in Trivial Pursuit. I’ll be unstoppable!

The only things missing are hotdogs and cotton candy for dinner.


One Response to “The National Pastime”

  1. Mildred Pitoni June 9, 2012 at 9:40 pm #

    Hi! It’s great to see up-to-date pictures of both of you!
    P.S. We expect to see Molly before the month is over. I”m making tortellini soup. All vegie! Gram

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