Monthly Archives: March 2014

Buridan’s Ass

by Thom Van Vleck
The story of Buridan’s Ass is a paradox where an ass (ass as in burro or donkey….not someone’s backside) is that is equally hungry and thirst is placed between a pail of water and a stack of hay.  The ass dies of hunger and thirst because it can’t make a decision about […]

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Frank’s BBC RB

by Frank Ciavattone Sr.
MEET WRITEUP AND  RESULTS

Frank’s Barbell Club Record Breaker
This meet was held March 15, 2014. This meet had seven competitors, all showing up before 9:00 am. Immediately following weigh-in there was a pancake breakfast, enjoyed by all.
After that we had a list of records to be broken with a rules […]

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Nicknames

by Thom Van Vleck
I’ve told a story recently and reference a nickname for my Uncle Wayne Jackson.  I wanted to tell about where that came from.
A couple of years ago I hosted the USAWA Nationals.  Wayne was able to make it and was kind of a guest of honor.  At one point Al Myers noticed […]

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