Fire Jim Tracy

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Name Change, Part 2000

What about FJT with a subtitle (we can worry about what that is later)? It's a catchy acronym, it keeps with the roots of the site, keeps Jim Tracy honest, but gives everybody some breathing space. Thoughts?

UPDATE: An anonymous poster suggested "Dodgers Institute of Technology" below. A little technical for me, since I can't add two plus two, but thoughts?

UPDATE 2: Jerry says I get to do what I want. So it's FJT (or the original name) or "Dodgers Indeed." Votes will be duly taken into consideration.


  • I think that's a good compromise, Though I never had a problem with your original name.

    But I thought you should somehow work Indeed into the title.

    By Anonymous Marty, at 4/13/2005 11:21:00 AM  

  • Fire Jim Tracy, indeed!


    By Blogger Steve, at 4/13/2005 11:23:00 AM  

  • Gotta be Dodgers, indeed. Especially for Instapundit readers.

    The Atlanta guy.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 4/13/2005 12:30:00 PM  

  • Brief lecture.

    What if Jim Tracy is no longer fireable? What if he starts becoming that manager that conventional wisdom (no, not the Olney kind) suggests he is a.k.a a fine one? You're still stuck with FJT.

    Dodgers Indeed encompasses what I believe to be your most entertaining posts--eviscerating the Plaschkers. I, for one, can't get enough of it. And there is so much ammunition there.

    End of brief lecture and back to work...

    By Blogger Mr. Landon, at 4/13/2005 01:07:00 PM  

  • Dodgers, indeed is cool. Maybe "Fire Jim Tracy: Dodgers indeed."

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 4/13/2005 01:19:00 PM  

  • I vote for Dodgers Indeed, as well, for the reasons SB outlined.

    By Blogger Icaros, at 4/13/2005 01:50:00 PM  

  • Dodgers, indeed, definitely. Although "Formerly known as 'Fire Jim Tracy'" must appear as a sub-title somewhere on the page.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 4/13/2005 02:20:00 PM  

  • because throwing out ideas is fun, i'll also say that plaschke's latest had me thinking the "the dodger parlance" would be a good name, too. and also because the word parlance reminds me of The Big Lewbowski.

    ooh, there's another one! how about The Big Grabowski. i'd say that's at least as good as The Grassy Schmoll.


    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 4/13/2005 02:28:00 PM  

  • I like Fire Jim Tracy, but I recognize it may not have staying power (say if they DO fire him). However, Dodgers Indeed has a similar problem (if Plaschke mysteriously disappears).

    How about Dodgers, Indeed - and a daily 'title.' Some days it would appropriately be "Fire Jim Tracy."

    Seems the best of both worlds.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 4/13/2005 03:00:00 PM  

  • The Dude abides, indeed...

    By Anonymous Marty, at 4/13/2005 03:01:00 PM  

  • Dodgers.


    By Blogger Michael G, at 4/13/2005 07:09:00 PM  

  • ooh, there's another one! how about The Big Grabowski. i'd say that's at least as good as The Grassy Schmoll.

    The Box Wunsch?

    By Anonymous frank jones, at 4/14/2005 04:17:00 AM  

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