We mean for a BIG must-see (in person) game.
Is $23,000 for a World Series tilt in your ballpark? Apparently,
It's basically the old Super Bowl bugaboo -- a major event crowding/pricing out average fans who do not light $750 cigars with $100 bills while laughing like loons -- and the Yankees tried this season. But the money bags set didn't bite, as those vacant blue rows of $2,500 field-level "Legends" chairs attested. In today's weak-tea economy, it's no surprise that Alpine-high-end perches would go empty. Even the mighty NFL is
Maybe, just maybe, we're witnessing a little market correction, although those scalpers obviously haven't gotten the news. Yet, you have to imagine that someone out there is willing to pay $23,000 a ticket. All this space can say is, at a heavenly price like that, the game better be worth it -- like
We see that former New York Governor
Not that ol' Pac quite ranks in the company of infamous dicators and warmongers, but aside from the publicity and mouthwatering potential payoff on the field, signing a talented loose cannon is a mighty and often maddening gamble, especially for the legions of folks who like to wager on games or assemble fantasy teams with the hope of winning a handsome pot as well as braggin' rights.
In fact, you just never know when any titan of sport is going to do something dumb. Case in point:
However, you do need a car to race them. Case in point:
We see that that Detroit Lions quarterback
If there was a lesson to be learned this week, it was probably "Beware the union label." Not only is the NFLPA
"They're trying to hire
Many thanks to those who availed themselves of the handy space-time delivery device on your right (our left) last week to politely alert us to our boo-boo in the item concerning the Cowboys' new super-sized video board.
Indeed, madame. Our bad for not getting out more often. We made the fix and now go to penalty box and feel shame, but not before we shower thanks on Progressive Business Audio Conferences for their constant reminders not to miss the upcoming "Managing Employees from Hell: Discipline That Gets Results" clambake. (
So come on, get in on the fun. Simply file your complaint, order, or Writ of Fetchum in the box on your right (our left) and click Send. Besides enlightening the proprietor of this space to the error of his ways, you'll also receive an authentic response from him or someone who looks just like him. Now THAT's a deal and it won't even cost you $23,000.