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Updates for Alice!

First off … don’t forget that UConn is poised to set a new winning streak record tonight at 7PM ET on ESPN.  Will you be there?  (Doris … I’d remind you, too … but I didn’t think you’d be interested … Continue reading

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Well …

A friend yesterday shared with me Newsweek’s “Power 50” list of the top 50 most influential political figures in the US, based on their earnings.  It’s old news, I know … and quite inspiring, if you like a good dose … Continue reading

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Tracking the ALCS and Other Matters of Urgency

Keeping track of the American League championship series via Dubya’s facial expressions is, perhaps, easier than keeping score. True to form, the Yankees surged the back late in the game as the Rangers imploded, much as the Twins had before … Continue reading

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Uh Oh …

Just after I renew our season tickets for the Breakers … and buy 5 play-off tickets … I read (on BigSoccer) that Hope Solo is doing some over-the-top tweeting (not that surprising given Hope’s track record vis-a-vis getting her foot … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning, Nine Years Later

Good morning folks! What a beautiful morning it is. Right blue sky, a yellow Sun – very much like that day nine years ago. I’m interested to see that Newsweek has posted an article speculating about why America overreacted to … Continue reading

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Now We're Seriously Heading Into Fall

Last time I wrote (9/4) the Phillies were one game out of first place in the NL East and on Monday evening, in the hours between games of a Twi-night double-header, they remained one game out of first place, despite … Continue reading

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Wow!

The Phillies are but one game out of first place, as they pulled out a 1-0 win over the Brewers and the Braves lost. On the WPS front, if the Breakers beat FC Gold Pride they’ll be in line to … Continue reading

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FFootball Draft Done

Alice … you can stop reading right here, because while it felt like waking up on Christmas morning for some of us, for most of the world, this brief post will hold absolutely no interest. The 3 Blitzen Babes made … Continue reading

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Hops Beat Out Breakers and Phillies Today

Yup, it’s hops I’ll write about, as both the Breakers and the Phillies lost when they really, really should have won yesterday. Hey Phillies … it’s August – you can’t afford to be losing to the Nationals, okay? And Breakers … Continue reading

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Breakers Take It South Today

The Breakers travel to Connecticut to try to secure a play-off spot with Atlanta as their foil … and without the services of some key elements in their success.  Kelly Smith and Alex Scott are off with their fellow Brits, … Continue reading

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