Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 28 Feb 2015 21:56:53 EDTSat, 28 Feb 2015 21:56:53 EDT on earth starts at the Mall of America <P> I wasn't at the Mall of America on Saturday, but I'm sure Jesus was. Maybe he was shopping for a last minute deal on Old Navy sweatpants or trying to get a PS4. Maybe he stopped at Cinnabon and carbo-loaded on a Carmel Pecanbun.Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:00:04 EDTMy new nickname the Marshall Independent Fantasy Football draft last weekend, I complimented a certain editor on his Greg Jennings football jersey. He replied with a jovial, "That's high praise coming from the NFL hater.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:19:31 EDTDon't Ice Human Kindness't-Ice-Human-Kindness.htmlIt's been a weird, disconcerting couple of weeks. <P> My Facebook feed has been saturated with ice bucket videos. It's been all over the internet and as with any meme, there is backlas.Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:36:37 EDTRobin Williams: The Importance of Sadness and Goofiness Robin Williams died on Monday of an apparent suicide at the age of 63. Watching his movies like Mrs. Doubtfire and Hook on Friday nights with my brother was a highlight of my childhood.Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:48:42 EDTNFL: Not For Long means football. I'm very excited to ensconce myself in the press box at Mattke field and prowl the sidelines for some Tigers games these next few months. <P> However, my Sundays won't be spent devoted to the National Football League.Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:35:02 EDT