Dick’s Sporting Goods Park — John Babiak arrived early on Saturday with his cameras and didn’t leave Dick’s Sporting Goods Park until Memorial Day because he was busy capturing the Brazilian training session, the Colorado Rapids 1-1 draw with the Philadelphia Union, the unified group of players and leadership from both clubs at the Unified game late Saturday night*, and […]
Dick’s Sporting Goods Park days before traveling to Saputo Stadium in Montreal to tie the Impact with this touch — If the text is too hard to read, here’s what’s between the lines foreshadowing the point for Colorado this weekend. “DO YOU THINK PABLO WOULD MIND IF I WENT UP FOR A SET PIECE FROM […]
Colorado (sunrise, sunset, and otherwise) — This short version of “On Your Way Down” comes from Allen Toussaint originally, one of the special sources in Little Feat. Airplanes flew overhead at the right time while I sang. It’s a good lesson.
April 1, 2016 (Colorado) — Technically, the most recent attempt to secure a funding stream for Current of Colorado won’t be a failure until early May, 2016. Here’s the official word from the Powers That Be at King Features Syndicate: “Please do not include a return envelope. Simply be sure to include your contact information in your […]
April 1, 2016 — What’s the first step toward becoming a syndicated cartoonist for King Features Syndicate? Here’s your answer from the KFS Web site. “Your total submission package should include: 1. A cover letter — that briefly outlines the overall nature of your comic strip. Your cover letter should also include your full name, address, […]
The FCC, ASCAP, and Katharine Lee Bates estate asked me to stop singing. But until we amend the First Amendment to stifle bad vocalists, I will continue clearing my throat. Why not listen to nine noisy songs if it gives us that terrific tenth? I’m not a member of any supporters groups, so I apologize for bypassing […]
In 2015, Current of Colorado published 176 articles about boys, girls, amateurs, professionals, and international players at the highest level. I drove 28,525 miles to work 16 stadiums and 17 soccer complexes from Virginia Beach to Olympia, Washington, from Louisville, Kentucky to Casa Grande, Arizona and Boise, Idaho. Lessons in tactics and technique filled my […]
Colorado — Current of Colorado filming services are flowing freely, but publishing is on hold until funding materializes.
Current of Colorado spotlights soccer at all levels in the state. When the national teams come to town, Current of Colorado reports the games and special events. If it’s MLS All-Star Week, Current of Colorado catches all the action. Throughout the year, we showcase the entire pyramid: Colorado Rapids, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC, Real Colorado Foxes PDL, Harpo’s […]