“Things I’ll Never Understand” – Hyatt’s Weekly Column Looks At The NBA, Texas Tech Traditions And Dinosaurs

June 7, 2017

Things I’ll never understand. . . June 8, 2017.   I’ll never understand . . .   Why Texas Tech doesn’t spend more money and time on celebrating real traditions and history instead of trying to create “new” traditions. Texas Tech has plenty of history. It gets shoved aside in favor of new and shiny things. Sadly, a lot of the old tradition and history doesn’t fit the narrative of…


Things I’ll Never Understand – Hyatt’s Weekly Column Looks At Baseball Fights, Scott Pelley’s Demise, Hash Browns and Why Folks Own Cats Instead Of Dogs!

May 31, 2017

I’ll never understand . . .     why a guy charges the mound without the bat? If you throw an object at my head at or over 90 MPH I’m gonna take my object and take it to your head. You got your chance, now I’ve got mine. If I’m the pitcher, that’s gonna make me think twice. Don’t miss.   why folks are shocked that in a country…


5 Things We Know On A Sunday – May 21, 2017. From Gov. Abbott to Tim Tadlock, Slow Driving to Dangerous Fundraisers . . .

May 21, 2017

5 THINGS WE KNOW ON A SUNDAY     I’ve been accused of being a slow driver. I’m mean, not Don Williams slow, but slow. I freely admit it that I don’t fracture the speed limit much. Most of the time I’m not in a hurry to get any where and around Lubbock I’ve learned you can’t beat the light system by speeding. So, what’s the point? The other day…


“Things I Can’t Understand” – Why Doesn’t Lubbock Have Tornado Sirens, James Comey, Queso and Texas Tech Football Edition

May 10, 2017

For the life of me, I can’t understand . . .     why Lubbock doesn’t have tornado sirens. Compared to other things the city spends money on it’s nothing. To not have sirens in 2017 is nearly criminal negligence. It’s not a matter of if, but when a killer tornado hits Lubbock. Tuesday night into Wednesday was a great example. Say a storm hits at ten p.m. Cuts power….


Team Luke #3!

May 4, 2017

If you click on only one banner ad that we have here in Raiderland… click on this one. I shouldn’t have to say anything to you folks, you know the story, but if somehow you don’t please take a moment, click the link and learn. Team Luke Thank you. Ryan


“Things I Can’t Understand” – The Rep. Jodey Arrington, Whataburger, Northern Exposure, Lubbock Drivers Edition

May 3, 2017

For the life of me, I can’t understand …     why Northern Exposure isn’t on TV each and every night somewhere on one of my 899 TV channels. The greatest of the early 90’s TV shows.   why Domino’s quit making the cheeseburger pizza. It was great. Trust me. It was.   why Lubbock elected officials think downtown is going to “redevelop”. It’s not. We have something out here…


ESPN Is Dying Because ESPN Doesn’t Understand Lubbock, Texas – America

April 28, 2017

Earlier this week ESPN got rid of about 100 quality reporters, anchors and other on-air contributors. The folks who make and create great content. The folks who make you want to tune in. What ESPN didn’t do is address the Lurch to the Left and their continued move to politicize sports and to make social issues, as long as they are from the liberal side, a part of their programming….


“Things I Can’t Understand” — The ESPN, Dale Jr., New Mexico, Texas Tech Baseball, Whataburger Edition.

April 26, 2017

Editor’s Note: Each week Ryan Hyatt will bring you a new column called “Things I Can’t Understand”. Knowing Hyatt, this is likely to be a long list of things. . .     Things I Can’t Understand   For the life of me, I can’t understand. . .     why folks at ESPN don’t realize their delving into politics and social issues in almost every aspect of their daily…