The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:17:51 EDTWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:17:51 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMicrowave the popcornhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6164/Microwave-the-popcorn.htmlIf you need something non-football to watch over the long holiday weekend, I recommend two movies with a Thanksgiving theme: <P> "Planes, Trains and Automobiles" with Steve Martin and John Candy.Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:15:56 EDTWelcome backhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6147/Welcome-back.htmlI walked into my local McDonald's last Saturday around 5:30 p.m. and unexpectedly encountered an old friend. <P> McRib is back. <P> McRib is the specialty sandwich McDonald's offers occasionally, usually bringing it back in the autum.Fri, 7 Nov 2014 03:29:34 EDTMaz Dayhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6113/Maz-Day.htmlToday is Oct. 13, the 54th anniversary of the Pirates' victory over the New York Yankees in the 1960 World Series. <P> It remains the only World Series in which Game Seven ended on a home run.Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:31:57 EDTPopping corkshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6108/Popping-corks.htmlSome people are upset with baseball's champagne celebrations. <P> Thanks to expanded playoffs, a wild card team could have as many as five bubbly parties, which seems to be overdoing it.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 03:55:41 EDT162 games later...http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6100/162-games-later....htmlWe have the winner in the 2014 Guess How Many Games The Pirates Will Win Contest, and the name should be familiar. <P> Mark Yothers accurately forecast 88 wins, and he takes the prize for the second consecutive year.Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:05:13 EDT