8:26 PM EST, Tue November 25, 2014

Empty Netter Assists - 11-16-14

Penguins -The Post-Gazette's recap from last night's game. The Penguins won in a shootout ... after the Rangers did. -The (New York) Daily News' recap. “I’ve never seen anything like that." - Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle on having his potential game-winning shootout goal (above, against Marc-Andre Fleury) nullified on a video review. -The Bergen (N.J.) Record's recap. “You don’t see a guy coming it hurts a little, but he caught me in the chest, so that’s standard. You get hit a lot in the game.” - Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi on being injured on a hit by Evgeni Malkin. He...
Tunneling

Tunneling

The GOP is upset that Obama is planning to do what he promised to do: to follow through on immigration when Congress refused to pass anything. 
Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality

Net neutrality is kind of a technical and complex idea and somewhat sleep-inducing to talk about. But from what I have read it is in the average person's best interest to keep the internet neutral. Otherwise, if we start allowing tiers for better and faster service for elite players, the big cable companies will have an even bigger hold on us. 
Obama Bourbon

Obama Bourbon

Mitch McConnell, who famously crowed in 2010 that his first priority would be to make Obama a one-term president, will now be the Senate Majority Leader. Obama said last week he would be more than happy to sit down with Mitch McConnell and have a bourbon. Can't wait to see that. 

Empty Netter Assists - 10-29-14

Penguins -The Post-Gazette's recap from last night's game. The Penguins scored seven unanswered goals (including Craig Adams', above) in their comeback. -The Bergen (N.J.) Record's recap. “It’s humbling. We beat ourselves starting with the bench minor, which was on me, and through some of the mistakes we made on some of the goals we gave up. It’s unfortunate, but you can’t come into a building and play a team like that and not be on top of your game for 60 minutes and we weren’t.” - Devils coach Peter DeBoer. -The Newark Star-Ledger's recap. "It was ugly." - Devils goaltender...
Brewed On Grant: Porn Emails

Brewed On Grant: Porn Emails

Governor Tom Corbett has a lot more to be ashamed of than the fact that a few of his employees were passing around email porn while he was Attorney General.