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Change of Plans

I was going to write about the WPS’ Sol Dispersal Draft (Boxxy went first, and Marta moved up the coast) and especially how the Breakers fared … but I had a comment by a guy named Noah on my post … Continue reading

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Our Renaissance Prez

The stamina and breadth of knowledge that this man posesses, not to mention the grace under pressure – and just plain grace – are quite amazing. First – he goes to the so-called lion’s den and schools the GOP brain … Continue reading

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Okay, so …

… in answer to Nourishing Words, we wuv our wovel.  Weawwy! Yesterday’s storm gave us an opportunity to test it out nicely, and it outperformed the shovel decisively (except in really small areas, where the shovel was the obvious implement … Continue reading

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Can Anyone Beat UConn? Lincoln?

I believe that the answer to that question is a resounding no.  Oklahoma might have the slimmest of chances … but barring injuries, I don’t see anyone getting in the way of the Huskies’ march toward a national championship.  The … Continue reading

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Saturday's Address from POTUS and Other News

Obama is on the road pushing the stimulus package – and here’s his Saturday message.  While I remain somewhat mystified and somewhat uncomfortable with the banking end of things … the stimulus package seems a no-brainer to me.  As Robert … Continue reading

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Swimming, Soccer, and other Sunday Stuff

I’m loving the warmer temps here in NH, as the sun rises on this February Sunday! Have you heard of Jennifer Figge?  She just completed the amazing feat of swimming from the Cape Verde Islands to Trinidad … at the … Continue reading

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Plaxico Weirdness? Chris Matthews Running? Other Sunday Sundries …

One of the oddest stories I noticed yesterday was about Plaxico Burress shooting himself in the leg. That seems a particularly inept and bizarre move in a strange year for Plaxico. The Redskins-Giants game was looking like a close call … Continue reading

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Morgan/Murray Sprint Ahead

With the Texas win over Duke on the women’s side, Morgan/Murray move into sole possession of first place in the women’s standings.  One game to go tonight … and four more over the next two days … but here are the standings at the … Continue reading

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All the #1's Are In!

All of the #1 seeds in the men’s tourney are in the final four for the first time ever!  The route was heartbreaking for Davidson … and their fans here in Canterbury.  What a game!  Now we’re watching a close … Continue reading

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Westful Wednesday … Weally

Okay everyone, get to bed EARLY tonight … because it all starts up again tomorrow!  West up … or maybe do a wittle weading about waccoons! The women rounded out their Sweet Sixteen last night, and here’s how it stands.  … Continue reading

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