Posts

World Peace Thanks To Baseball

Possibly seeking to escape the performance-enhancing drugs controversy, New York Mets General Manager Omar Minaya recently traveled to the Holy Land. (He envisions making baseball a global sport that can unite Israeli and Palestinian youths.) While there, Minaya hung out … Read More

By / January 16, 2008

Possibly seeking to escape the performance-enhancing drugs controversy, New York Mets General Manager Omar Minaya recently traveled to the Holy Land. (He envisions making baseball a global sport that can unite Israeli and Palestinian youths.) While there, Minaya hung out with Olmert, Peres, and other Israeli politicians, but left before President Bush arrived to meet with the prime minister.

However, Minaya informed and instructed Olmert: “[Bush] doesn’t call me Omar. He calls me O. Tell him you talked about baseball with O and he’ll know what you’re talking about.”

Olmert responded, "Dude, you stole my nickname!"

Tagged with: