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Poetry, Politics and (of Course) WPS

First, the poem – a beauty by Mark Strand from today’s Writer’s Almanac … My Name by Mark Strand Once when the lawn was a golden green and the marbled moonlit trees rose like fresh memorials in the scented air, … Continue reading

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Thursday, in (Very) Brief

Nice bit here from Dave giving Dick a dose of his own medicine. Pia has announced the USWNT roster for an upcoming friendly vs. Japan … 5/20 and 5/23 … meaning that 17 US players won’t be with thier WPS … Continue reading

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WPS Friday

With lots of the WPS internationals overseas for friendlies, this should be an interesting stretch for the WPS.  Here’s a quick preview from Melissa … and note, the Breakers-Red Stars game will be available for on-line viewing.  Cool!  8:30 PM … Continue reading

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Conservation vs. Drilling and Other Wednesday Wrinkles

MSNBC is reporting a new Pew Poll that shows the balance shifting between those who favor more conservation and those who favor more refineries and more drilling. Among the survey’s most astounding findings is the dramatic increase in a span … Continue reading

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Bush Feeling the Love, USWNT in Norway, and Other Stuff

Yes, it’s true. According to this US News and World Report article, the Prez apparently feels he is having a good final year. In fact, in a very positive development for the Bush camp, aides say that he is feeling … Continue reading

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