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Day and Night

While out for a quick morning run today I found myself thinking about how profoundly we must all be affected by the basic diurnal rhythm that marks our lives.  Day and night, day and night, day and night. How does … Continue reading

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Breathtakingly Beautiful Monday

This morning the air has the feel of a September morning – crystal clear and clean, with shadows and sun dapples etched in bright relief.  No confusing what’s what, as the breeze riffles the leaves and I take a deep … Continue reading

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Of Gods, Referees and Umpires

I’d love to hear what our friends PaulaR (field hockey and basketball referee) and Boltgirl (who I believe is a soccer ref) think about all the focus on referees, umpires, reviewing vs. not reviewing calls, etc.  The most recent example … Continue reading

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So, I was a Day Off

Jamie Moyer became the oldest pitcher (at 47) to ever beat the Yankees, as the Phillies notched a win and began to make their comeback from their skidding ways.  Meanwhile, RPE got to watch the Red Sox beat the Diamondbacks … Continue reading

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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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Are You Fit? Do you Live in Connecticut, Colorado or California?

America’s fittest cities according to Gallup, are almost all in states begnning with a C.  The two anomalies?  Massachusetts and Nevada (both of which border on C-States).  This obvious and important factor in your fitness has not yet been studied, … Continue reading

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Louisville Does It – Breakers Don't

Amazing game last night as the Louisville Cardinels took it to Oklahoma and are moving on to the national championship game.  Angel McCoughtry came back after a dismal first half and scored 14 of her 18 points in the second … Continue reading

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Life

The news of Natasha Richardson is so sobering and shocking and sad … what can happen in a split second.  My heart goes out to the family.  Ugh. Reading about that, I don’t have the stomach for AIG or soccer … Continue reading

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Women's Basketball Time-Line

As you gear up for March Madness, check out this great women’s basketball time-line – from Helen Wheelock of Women’sBasketballOnline.com. Looking at the time-line that runs through the ’70’s makes me feel a whole lot better about losing to the … Continue reading

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Happy March!!!

So far, on the beer-tasting front HollyCornblog’s brews are standing up very, very well … especially her smoked porter and her “Lay-Off IPA” … a name that we think (unfortunately for many) may have some legs.  There was also unanimous … Continue reading

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