We struck the MetroStars Memorabilia Motherlode on Mother’s Day

For millions of millennials, Mother’s Day marks an annual May migration to full fridges and landscaped lawns; to garages packed with beat-up bicycles and living rooms lined with embarrassing photos; and, of course, to familiar bedrooms crammed with childhood collectibles, objects useless and almost-forgotten but, upon consideration, far too special to discard.  Here in New… Continue reading We struck the MetroStars Memorabilia Motherlode on Mother’s Day

The USA’s Soccer Generation at Smithfield Hall

The Match: Belgium 2 – 1 USA, the end of the line for the US Men’s National Team The Date: Tuesday, July 1 The Venue: Smithfield Hall, Chelsea, Manhattan Before the USA/Portugal match, my friend told me he had some misgivings about rooting for the USA in the World Cup. He said he felt uncomfortable cheering for a superpower… Continue reading The USA’s Soccer Generation at Smithfield Hall