The leaves are turning, there’s a chill in the air (or, at least, there should be) and the Orioles are done for the season.
Must be fall, that harbinger of winter that offers a welcome respite between the heat of summer and the snow we’re going to be plowing off our streets come the new year. Fall, when the days get shorter, the apples are ripe and tasty, and the ghouls get ready for their big holiday.
Of course, if there were any real justice, we’d be getting ready for a World Series here in Baltimore. But that hasn’t happened since 1983, and happily, there are plenty of other ways we can enjoy ourselves, even as the thermometers continue falling.
Here’s just a sampling...