Jets Complete Monumental Collapse

On November 23, the Jets defeated the Tennessee Titans, completing a five game wining streak and improving their record to 8-3. They were in first place in the AFC East and there was already talk of a New York Jets vs. New York Giants Super Bowl. Also floating around was the idea that the Jets [...]

The Coldest Town on Earth

Five hundred miles east of Yakutsk, along the Indigirka River in the Sakha Republic of eastern Siberia lies the town of Oymyakon (or Ojmjakon). At an elevation of 2400 feet above sea level, Oymyakon lies between two mountain ranges: The Chersky Range and the Verkhoyansk Range. As a result of its elevation and the cold [...]

Clean the Snow and Ice Off Your Car

As I ran out the door this morning, I glanced at the thermometer: 9 degrees. I was off to another traffic crash on I-78. A huge chunk of ice had flown off the back of a truck into someone’s windshield. Although nobody was seriously hurt, it served as a reminder to clean the snow and [...]

Jets Making It Difficult


After going up 3-0 on their opening drive, the Jets fell apart in Seattle, losing 13-3. Now 0-4 on the west coast this year, the Jets apparently saw success and got scared. After what was perhaps their best 5-game winning streak in years, they are now 1-3 in their last four games and the one [...]