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Quickly …

I was sad, but not surprised, to learn yesterday that Kristine Lilly is hanging up her cleats after a long and storied career. This marks the end of an era … as Lil was the last of the 91ers still … Continue reading

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Now THIS Makes Me Very Uncomfortable

I read this morning that the execrable John Bolton wants to run the country.  Aside from the fact that he is a belligerant, wrong-headed, hateful sort of a guy … is his hair not the weirdest ever?  I mean, seriously.  … Continue reading

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Dick Cheney is Still Alive

Tick, tick, tick … I’m heading home from NY shortly. Hoping this post doesn’t bring bad karma!  (If it does, it’s brief enough that, hopefully, the bad karma will be brief, too.)

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Mechanical Turk

So, have you heard of the Mechanical Turk? It’s rather fascinating service on Amazon that I’ve been exploring recently. Basically, it’s a venue where developers can post tasks that computers can’t do, but humans can. These are generally repetitive tasks … Continue reading

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Milestones

So, the USWNT beat Costa Rica yesterday … and the milestone, in this case, is that it’s news at all, IMHO.  I saw the first half hour of the game and have to say that given that this was do … Continue reading

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The Weirdest Assistant AG … at Least in Michigan

My goodness, you have to read Boltgirl’s post about Andrew Shirvell and watch at least some of the video.  It makes me think that GOP must stand for something like Going Overboard Projecting.  Of course, I didn’t actually see anywhere … Continue reading

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Items of Interest

ChristopherCornblog sent me a fascinating link about a publisher (Concord Free Press) that will give you a book for donating to a charitable cause.  So far so good … as they report that “Our readers around the world report more … 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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Notes

To Phillies:  Stop losing one run games, okay?  The universe is doing everything it can to get you into the post season … but you have to help! To Chase Utley and Ryan Howard:  Relax.  Just do what you do.  … Continue reading

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Blessed Rain

Yes, it’s raining.  What a lovely sound on the roof through the night.  It’s been a gentle one, too … which means it has half a chance of actually soaking into the parched ground.  Yippee! I’m late to the table … Continue reading

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