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Jon Stewart Got It Right

In his opening monologue on Monday night’s Daily Show Jon Stewart hit the nail on the head, not blaming anyone or anything specific for this past weekend’s tragedy.  He noted, rightly, that if you could draw a straight line of … Continue reading

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Sick at Heart

Six people were shot down yesterday in Tucson … on a Saturday morning when they were out and about, simply living their lives.  They are: * John M. Roll, 63, a federal district court judge. * Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords’ … 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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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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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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Well, Well, Well …

Sorry Alice – it’s been a tough 24 hours or so for you … with the Celtics losing it in the end, and that weird hijacking of your e-mail account.  (That said, I am very glad to know that you … Continue reading

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