Seasons spinning round again

Seasons spinning round again

Some gifts arrive in exactly the right season. Take, for instance, the framed photograph our friend Deb dropped off for us. As Packer team pictures go, it's a relatively famous shot of one of the greatest teams in Green Bay Packer history. The 1962 Packers finished the season with a 13-1 record, and beat the [...]

Tunnell vision and a really nice man

Tunnell vision and a really nice man

Emlen Tunnell, who followed a storied Coast Guard career with an equally impressive NFL career and was, by all accounts, a remarkable human being, once popped in to visit my dad, Ron Kostelnik. Having just finished his second season with the Packers, my 22-year old dad was both shocked and flattered to find the NFL [...]

On Labor’s Day

On Labor’s Day

In honor of Labor Day 2021, I'd like to salute the word. Here's to: Honest work and the people who take pride in it. Parents who teach their children the value of effort and who aren't afraid to let them take risks. Men and women who work until their task, and not necessarily their shift, [...]