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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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What I Am Learning

As I read the responses to the tragic assassination attempt in Arizona, one of the biggest things that I am learning is how very fragile the so-called pundits of the right-wing are.  I mean fragile in the sense that any … 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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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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The Year of the Cloud

Last week I tweeted one resolution for the New Year.  It involved exercise, so I won’t repeat it here … 😉 My second resolution involves learning to use my cell phone.  I believe that it is important to be just … Continue reading

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Congrats to the Cardinal

Yup, Stanford ended UConn’s streak with a strong performance against a Husky team that never really looked like themselves.  (In truth, they looked a little like the Tuesday night Eagles.) Great performance by the Stanford women.  My only complaint is … Continue reading

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Updates for Alice!

First off … don’t forget that UConn is poised to set a new winning streak record tonight at 7PM ET on ESPN.  Will you be there?  (Doris … I’d remind you, too … but I didn’t think you’d be interested … 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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Wake Up and Smell the Coffee, Tea Partiers

Not that you’ll listen, but here’s your To Do List for this holiday season: Go see “Inside Job.” Go see “Fair Game.” Not too difficult, eh?  You can do that in between episodes of that Alaska reality show that has … Continue reading

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OMG

Cliff Lee is back in Philly … so THAT’s who the mystery team was.  It had crossed my mind … but hadn’t dared to hope … just seemed too outlandish. But there it is … one year to the day … Continue reading

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