October 2010

Braves’ Best Bet as Next Manager: Chipper Jones

by M.C. Antil on October 7, 2010

As the Braves await tonight’s opener of their NLDS series with the pitching-rich Giants, possibly Bobby Cox’s last post-season series of his remarkable career, I’m going on record right now as saying the best candidate to replace him is already under contract with the team. Of all that people the Braves could interview and hire, […]

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Song of the Day: Fleetwood Mac’s “Albatross”

by M.C. Antil on October 2, 2010

M.C. Antil’s Song of the Day — October 2, 2010 A daily snapshot of songs you might not know…but should. Long before Fleetwood Mac became a Top 40 hit-making machine with the financial wherewithal of a small European country, they were a simple blues band.  Formed by John McVie, Mick Fleetwood and Peter Green, who […]

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Arthur Penn and Little Big Man

by M.C. Antil on October 1, 2010

With the death of the criminally overlooked film director Arthur Penn this week, there will no doubt be chapter and verse written about his “Bonnie and Clyde” and its enduring impact on American cinema.  And nothing I could write here could possibly expand on what will be written in that regard.  Instead, let me offer […]

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