A framed photo of the Super Bowl XXXV champions hangs on Edwin Mulitalo's bedroom wall; a "Festivus" T-shirt, in his closet. They are cherished keepsakes for Mulitalo, a starting guard for the 2000 Ravens when they won their first NFL title.
Equidistance from both local team's home bases, the city is made up of a mix of supporters of the Super Bowl bound Baltimore Ravens and the Washington Redskins, who play their home games in Prince George's County.
Proceeds from the fourth annual Flip-Flop Festivus Saturday at the Four Seasons Hotel in Harbor East will help continue research into sarcoidosis, which the medical community calls an under-recognized disease.
Yesterday, winter arrived in Baltimore, with the sun shining and temperatures in the middle sixties. I really should have gone outside to rake up the remaining oak leaves from our neighbor¿s trees and do something about all those damned Higgs bosons, but I had holiday preparations to do.