The Blog of Eric M. Ruiz

Exploring the differences that make us the same.

I Want You To Have My Books: La Roja

    “My best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I haven’t read.” ― Abraham Lincoln I want to be your BFF, at least in the knowledge category. I love books and I want to share with you the ones that bettered my life in some way over the past few years. So check out the video, tell me why you want the book in the comments below and I’ll send it to you. Easy.. Read More

How Many Goals Will Spain Score Against Tahiti? And Who Will Be Pissed Off?

It’s scary to think that world class players such as UEFA Champion’s League Winners Javi Martinez, Fernando Torres, Juan Mata and David Villa all comprise Spain’s so called “B Team”. But even Spain’s U-21 Champions would be heavily favored against Confederation Cup darlings, and minnows Tahiti. Two questions arise for today’s matchup; how many will Spain win by? And does Spain ever let the foot off the gas? In other words, do you.. Read More

Different Type of Football Styles

“…and Steven Gerrard with another long ball to an un-attentive Andy Carroll…” With Euro 2012 rapidly approaching, I’d like to take a look and explore the various styles of some of the major footballing nations.