Monthly Archives: March 2009

Louisville-Wow!

The sun is back, and it’s shining especially brightly on the Louisville Cardinals – heading to their first Final Four after shocking Maryland last night with a decisive win.  Angel McCoughtry, Deseree Byrd, and Concord’s own Becky Bonner will all … Continue reading

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Newt, Edna, and Another WPS Quickie

Here are some Andy Mead photos from Game #1! Also, I read on Beulah’s site that she is planning a match report – maybe even by tomorrow! In a bizarre GOP twist, Newt Gingrich has converted to Catholicism and had … Continue reading

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Monday's Standings, Sol Win, and Damn It's Raw!

Sorry to be late with the standings this morning. I hit a wall on the sports-front yesterday, after the 4th or 5th game … and woke up in an existential funk. What, after all, does this all mean? I mean, … Continue reading

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WPS, B-ball – It's All Happening Now

Good publicity for WPS as we count down the hours to the first match.  FIFA has highlighted the start of WPS play.  And Time magazine has an article about WPS getting off the ground – and the challenges and pitfalls … Continue reading

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WPS, WPS!

Set your DVR’s to tape Rutgers-Purdue and watch the Sol and the Freedom Live today starting at 5:30PM ET on Fox Soccer Net. Yup – it’s finally here – opening day of the WPS. My prediction?  The Freedom win, based … Continue reading

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'Nuff Said

That Villanova-Pitt game was remarkable. Last time Villanova made it to the Final Four they won the whole thing. How’s that toe?  Sounds like it’s doing just fine … and yet, Oklahoma ain’t Gonzaga. Too bad, Mo – looks like … Continue reading

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Must Read WPS Preview

Goal.com has posted a nice WPS season preview by Kathryn Knapp. On the Breakers … “Boston will undoubtedly put a quality product on the field. If anyone knows how to succeed in women’s soccer, it’s DiCicco. Expect them to have … Continue reading

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A Lament and a Question …

Alice and Paula – these were too good to leave buried in the comments … My bracket hath crumbled. The light at the end of the tunnel has dimmed to pitch black. Woe. Oh, Woe! Humbled, distraught, I bow to … Continue reading

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Other Saturday Stuff

Aside from brackets and upsets and Mo making good on his trash talk (so far) what is going on in the world? Hillary is in Mexico … and here’s a cool map (posted by truth on Main Street USA), depicting … Continue reading

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So What!

That’s what I say … just so what!   😉 Name Score Bonus Group Rank Tournament Rank Morgan Dewdney 419 9 1 379 JordanCornblog 390 40 2 3,024 Mad Dog 385 10 3 3,986 bentwisle 383 13 4 4,386 Murray Dewdney … Continue reading

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