Category Archives: Critic’s Corner

This is an area where I can conduct critiques of popular culture, music, film and the arts while being respectful of all rights inherent in intellectual property under the DMCA, the copyright, trademark and patent acts and providing attribution or symbols notifying the reader that the work is copyrighted, trademarked, patented or is trade or business secret. And anyone going beyond “Fair Use” will be liquidated.

Botendaddy explains the Alt-movements

“I’m just going to jog today.” I said to the Crazy 😜 Nerd 🤓 Girl 👸 . No speed, just hills, heat and humidity.” We trudged slowly up the hill and towards the county line. The road was like a cross between ‘Frogger’ ™ and … Continue reading

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New Words for Real Scenarios

“Botendaddy. No one cares about anything you say or do. No one cares about your Teenage Hitler or ANTIFA stickers or your horse 🐴 crap 💩 mislabeled photos or your stupid running 🏃 stories or your bullshit sex stories. Even a hooker would turn … Continue reading

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The Botendaddy Abides, Part Roku and a Riverside Run

They were doing crew down by the river. I was running with the Tattooed Canadian Chick 🐥. It was very humid. “How do you run 🏃 in that enormous yeasty adult diaper?” She asked. “Listen, we’re just running for distance not … Continue reading

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The Grand Finalé: Does Botendaddy Win?

Everyone else in the race 🏁 was boring me into an absolute stupor. I was sorry 😐 that I ever took the challenge. The Marathon ´wall’ and malaise had set in. I didn’t even care if I was a victim of red … Continue reading

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Everyone is Helpful Until you Ask for Help: Oneonta to Cooperstown Marathon Part Trois

The 19.75 mile marker. The traditional 3/4 point of the Marathon. Both teams still in a statistical dead heat, the African runners still alongside each other long since crossed the finish line way ahead of us and doubled back to … Continue reading

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The Greatest Race of All Time, Part Zwei

“Look, does anyone know who the fifth member of race team 2000 is? We’ve got a black female from Rochester, a gay guy from New Rochelle an African track star we borrowed from Oneonta…” Asked the girl from Rochester. “It’s … Continue reading

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The Greatest Race of All Time! The 1993 Oneonta to Cooperstown Challenge Marathon!

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