Monthly Archives: April 2008

Some Obama Bits … and Some Lamb Balls

Here’s a very credible (to my mind) piece from The New Republic blog about why Obama hooked up with Reverend Wright in the first place. And another asking … Where’s Oprah? Looks like a beautiful spring day … nice day … Continue reading

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Springtime in New Hampshire

The other evening I was sitting on our deck with the dogs, just listening to the peepers in the marsh across the way. It was great to slow down and gaze down the hill, feeling the warm evening breeze and … Continue reading

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The Wright Stuff

Jeremiah isn’t going quietly … and I now find myself torn about him … just a little. On the one hand, I think he continues to make good, trenchant points. On the other hand, I hear he’s got a book … Continue reading

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Hucles Back With Boston Breakers in 2009 … We Hope!

Here’s a nice article from the WPS site about Angela Hucles … and the changes in her life that have come about as a result of the WUSA (and her hard work). I’m psyched to hear she wants to be … Continue reading

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USWNT Defeats Australia on Another Carli Lloyd Game Winner

In a rain-delayed game that saw the return of Heather Mitts to the pitch … and three goals in the final 6 minutes (including stoppage time) … the USWNT defeated Australia 3-2. It was a wild one (judging from the … Continue reading

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HollyCornblog-CharlieHopbrew Update!

So, it’s time to do some catching up on the micro-brewing process underway over there in NY State.Starting on 3/16/08, HollyCornblog wrote about this picture … The thingy on the top is the airlock. It lets carbon dioxide out, but … Continue reading

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Some Sunday Snippets

First off, don’t forget the USWNT plays Australia at 7PM ET in Cary, NC … on MatchTracker (of course) … not on TV! 😦  And another thing assigned to the “unfortunate” category … if you check out the stats on … Continue reading

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Saturday Soccer Stuff

Check out the USWNT Blog for updates on preparations for tomorrow’s match against Australia … including the return of Aly Wagner, a visit from Lil, Keegan Markgraf’s snack with his Mom … etc.! And here is a great interview with … Continue reading

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Jeremiah Wright Right – Hillary Pillory Wrong

Bill Moyers interviewed the Reverend Jeremiah Wright last night on Bill Moyers Journal and we were treated to a glimpse of a man of depth, complexity, charisma, erudition, commitment, and faith who lives up to the name Jeremiah without apology. … Continue reading

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VA Cover-Up – Nice Job Katzie

This sorry story about Dr. Ira Katz’ e-mail cover-up of veterans’ suicide statistics is just disgusting, if true. (And given the track record of this administration, I have to think it’s true. As with the response to Hurricane Katrina … … Continue reading

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