Last night brought back the return of Thursday Night Football. For me, it means a few things: it means another night of NFL action, which is always a good thing, but it also means that it’s just a few more weeks left in the regular season before the playoffs start, and ultimately the end of another season, which for me is a sad thing, because I love the NFL. Thursday Night Football also makes me appreciate the Fox, CBS, and ESPN broadcasts because the NFL Network just doesn’t get it right when it comes to broadcasting a live football game. I love the NFL Network but they are TERRIBLE. Continue reading
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We have an exciting Thursday Night planned! There are 2 football games tonight that are pretty exciting to us. At 8pm, the Virginia Tech Hokies will be at Bobby Dodd Stadium to take on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Starting at 8:20, Thursday Night Football returns to the NFL Network with an AFC West showdown between the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers.
Before all of this action, we will be attending the Capital Food Fight, benefiting DC Central Kitchen in Washington, DC. The Capital Food Fight will feature prominent chefs in a culinary battle while 67 top DC restaurants serve their signature dishes. The host of the 2011 Capital Food Fight is Anthony Bourdain (of the Travel Channel’s “No Reservations”). Celebrity Judges include: Ted Allen (host of Food Network‘s “Chopped”); Joan Nathan (James Beard Award winning cookbook author); and Ming Tsai (chef/owner of Blue Ginger and host/producer of “Simply Ming”). The proceeds of this event benefit DC Central Kitchen (a non-profit that feeds thousands of people in additional to providing culinary training to once homeless and hungry adults). Continue reading