So, uh, this is the thousandth Getting Blanked post. That ain’t too shabby for a blog that started on September 24th, and has only been around for 257 days.
First of all, a big thanks to all of you guys for reading our posts and participating in the discussions that they inspire. It honestly thrills me to no end that we can write a nerdy little baseball blog in Canada, land of boots with knives, and that the blog can not only survive, but actually thrive.
I’d also like to thank all of the Getting Blanked contributors. I’m enormously proud of the writers we’ve assembled here because they’re writers that I like to read whenever their work becomes available. Seeing that work appear under the banner of a blog that I’m responsible for is incredibly rewarding.
But most of all, I’d like to thank Ivan Nova, who did this:
Which, inspired this:
Which inspires me everyday. It’s a hell of a fucking game, isn’t it?