Monthly Archives: July 2007

Jul 31

Brain Drain from WNY not as bad as we think?

We all know that Buffalo and WNY’s population continues to decline…but a study due out tomorrow points to the real problem…it is not the people we lose or the so called “brain drain”…it is that our region fails to attract … Read More

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Jul 30

Cal Ripken & Tony Gwynn

With the entire baseball world’s attention on Barry Bonds for most of the season, the Cal Ripken and Tony Gwynn inductions into baseball’s hall of fame were a nice break from it all. Ripken is my favorite ball player ever…. … Read More

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Jul 30

WBEN, water and content delivery

I listen to WBEN here and there…most of the time I check into there website to see whats flying at Buffalo’s only commercial news station… Today WBEN had a nice web feature…it was a whole page devoted to the recent … Read More

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Jul 30

Professional sports and me

I have had it with pro sports…ok…maybe not entirely…but…it seems with each passing year of this Byrd’s life I am growing more and more tired of it all. The whole Sabres end of season fiasco…Drury and Briere gone…disappointing playoffs coupled … Read More

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Jul 30

Top ten songs on my uPOD…

A uPOD is a non iPOD… 1…”Institutionalized” – Suicidal Tendencies 2…”Highway Star” – Deep Purple 3…”Forever” – Papa Roach 4…”Bombers” – Bill Ward & Ozzy Osbourne 5…”March of the Crabs” – Anvil 6…”We become one” – Fastway 7…”No Prayer for … Read More

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