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Oh No … Say It Ain's So!

More bad news on the WPS front, as the Red Stars have announced that they are suspending operations for 2011 … and hoping to rejoin the fray in 2012.  Obviously, this is not good, as it whittles down the teams … Continue reading

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Oh No … Say It Ain's So!

More bad news on the WPS front, as the Red Stars have announced that they are suspending operations for 2011 … and hoping to rejoin the fray in 2012.  Obviously, this is not good, as it whittles down the teams … Continue reading

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Some Soccer Stuff

The news out of the WPS is a mixed bag these days – a very mixed bag. It sounds like the Washington Freedom have secured funding for 2011, and the season will go on. However, FC Gold Pride are now … Continue reading

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Breathtakingly Beautiful Monday

This morning the air has the feel of a September morning – crystal clear and clean, with shadows and sun dapples etched in bright relief.  No confusing what’s what, as the breeze riffles the leaves and I take a deep … Continue reading

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Morning!

Friday sure came fast this week, didn’t it?  I’m honestly not that sure about what happened over the course of the past several days … but we seem to have survived it.  (And the US Men’s Soccer team did, too … Continue reading

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Sunday Sundries

Today I was sad to see a Google Alert re. the Breakers indicating that Jen Nobis is out for the season (torn ACL). Sounds like she had been working her butt off in the off-season, which makes this all the … Continue reading

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OMG

Boltgirl has a nice write up of the WPS draft … a brief reminder (especially heartening to the mid-Atlantic states right about now) that baseball is on the way … and a little link at the end that you must … Continue reading

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Wow – Another Wainy Wednesday!

Who’d a thunk?  I woke up at about 4:30 this morning to the sound of teeming rain – and wondered how our young plants are keeping themselves from sliding down the hill.  Really.  As the light returns, I see that … Continue reading

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Sorry, Boltgirl

Breakers beat Red Stars 2-0, to move up a wee bit in the standings. We watched in the kitchen on the laptop … thanks for the webcast!

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Saturday Stuff Including Sadistic Sex Crimes at the Top

Read Naomi Wolf’s thorough and absolutely horrific article about the sexual perversity perpetrated by the Bushies in Iraq and elsewhere. I do not understand why Obama is rationalizing and temporizing about releasing the photos and really going after these sadomasochistic … Continue reading

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