Tag Archives: Manny

Sunday Meanderings

It sure looks like a hot day is on the way today … with thunderstorms on the horizen.  I’ve been taking a slow tour of some favorite haunts, noting that Boltgirl has significantly changed her site’s look … tho’ the … Continue reading

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WPS Suspends Two Players-MLB Suspends Manny-Cheney Still at Large

So Abby Wambach and Kia MacNeill have garnered one match suspensions as Tonya Antonucci (WPS Commissioner) made the call (after the WPS Disciplinary Committee had decided differently).  Let the controversy roil and the debating continue.  It probably isn’t a bad … Continue reading

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Phillies Win One … Palin Losing One?

The Phillies pulled out a 3-2 win with a big sixth inning and so are up 1-0 over Manny and the Dodgers (a sixties Motown group that some of you may remember fondly – I certainly do).  Cole Hamels looked … Continue reading

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Thursday To Do List

Watch Manuel beat Manny as the Phillies win game # 1 over the Dodgers tonight! Check out SNL’s Thursday Night News Show.  Will Tina Fey appear?  (Maybe …) Get the word out about the USWNT’s 3 November matches vs. South … Continue reading

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Sports Saturday (Sorry Non-Sports Fans) … It's Soccer, McNabb, and Other Stuff

On the USWNT front, Lindsey Dolich has posted a nice preview on ESPNsoccernet about this post-Abby team. Abby’s injury “forces the issue” as far as the USWNT’s transformation goes. And I have my suspicions that the “liberating” aspects of the … Continue reading

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August … if we must!

First, it’s pronounced Soond-HAGH-eh. (You still have ’til 8/6 to practice and get it right! Let’s all give it our best shot, okay?) And for hardcore Pia fans, here are her career tournament stats (from the FIFA site). Second – … Continue reading

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Cognitive Dissonance USA Style: Women Make Strides, and DV is on the Rise

Even as we celebrate women athletes heading to Beijing to compete in the Olympics, it must be sadly noted that domestic violence and deaths of US women at the hands of those “closest” to them is on the rise. With … Continue reading

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Catching Up

I’m doing some catching up here this morning, so bear with me. Barack Obama gave a great Father’s Day speech … and here’s Naomi Klein with an important piece questioning where he’s headed with his economic policies. The USWNT came … Continue reading

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