Monthly Archives: March 2010

Not Only Can They Play Basketball …

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_F8flWogeY then, there are the drums … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6bJYZtRkcQ and then there’s this 4-part video series … The Quest for Perfection. Thanks, mld … UConn’s got it going on! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yn7mJ8nM8ZM httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWsc7XWOL1w httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6h1XbfUVvBI httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pSO8sMvcOo Not to be forgotten … the USWNT plays … Continue reading

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Damn!

The Duke women went down yesterday … further ravaging my bracket (not that it’s ALL about me).  Meanwhile mikebroomall shot to the top of our women’s field … can he hang on?  It’ll be interesting to see how Britney Griner … Continue reading

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Wow!

Congrats to RPE on getting the final thesis work done (big printing job, eh?)  Also … looks like you’re golden on the men’s side … unless Duke loses and West Virginia gets to the final, in which case, it looks … Continue reading

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Congratulations are Due …

… to RPE for: Finishing her thesis; and Sitting atop our men’s bracket! Oh yeah, and congratulations to West Virginia for upsetting John Calipari’s Wildcats … and to Baylor (for totally screwing up my bracket on the women’s side).  Ah … Continue reading

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Arizona, I Feel Your Pain

I’m mulling Boltgirl’s comment about registering with the GOP in Arizona to vote for the unpalatable Johnny M in order to avoid the even MORE gustatorially offensive Johnny H.  That’s a terrible choice to have to make … but reminiscent … Continue reading

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Bracket Buster Butler … and Sarah P Still Pisses Me Off!

Wow!  So far as I can tell, in our bracket only ddymski had Butler moving to the Elite Eight.  Don, how’d you know? ddymski and reades sit in second place – 23 points behind POTUS (who is having a nice … Continue reading

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Yes We Can, John … Yes We Can!

Thanks for sharing this one, AMR and ChristopherCornblog … I like the beat!  A LOT!  It’s kinda quietly relentless, eh? httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RpOUctySD68 And underscoring the fact that the truth hurts,  David Frum and the American Enterprise Institute have parted ways.  Was … Continue reading

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Bush League

So …. no words … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DtwkTS9mq8 But thanks for the link, HollyCornblog. Some of the comments on HuffPo are worth the scrolling, too. And of course the GOP continues to rile the scariest elements in their base …. and try … Continue reading

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UConn Rolls

They are just scary good, those Huskies.  Can’t help but wonder what it felt like to be Temple, trapped in that game last night. And the Catamounts of Vermont?  They looked like they were going to give the Irish a … Continue reading

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Fear Loses Out … and the Beat Goes On …

Thanks, Gary, for sending along Paul Krugman’s excellent piece (see below) re. the defeat of the GOP’s and Teabaggers’ fear tactics … FINALLY!  And also an enjoyable read is David Frum on Waterloo!  And my third favorite tidbit?  The University … Continue reading

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