(Not So) Fun Fact: Black Sox Scandal

During the 1919 World Series against the Cincinnati Reds, the White Sox ended up losing the championship. Many were skeptical because their team did seem so superior to the Cincinnati Reds. Turned out that eight players colluded with a crime boss to throw the game for the sake of gambling a profit. They were eventually caught with their…

Things I Like: Shameless (TV Series) Season 8

As many of you remember, I’ve spent a good chunk of this year watching Shameless. It’s taken me quite a number of months, but I’m finally caught up with the antics of this crazy Chicago family of Gallaghers. This doesn’t mean the series is over, I’m just caught up with all the current seasons out…

Things I Like: Shameless (TV Series) Season 6

For the majority of this year, I’ve been watching Shameless and I’m already done with the sixth season. Up until now, it’s been difficult for any season to top the first in my book. Could the sixth season have done it or did it slip up a little? The big sister Fiona Gallagher is doing…

Things I Like: Shameless (TV Series) Season 5

As many of you already know, I’ve been really into the Shameless TV series this year. It’s been awhile since I had been into a comedy (dark) show and I’ve gotten through the seasons fairly quickly. Here’s my take on another “year” on the bizarre (yet sad) lives of the Gallagher family of Chicago, Illinois….