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Breakers Lose Osborne, Phillies/BoSox Win, Hops are Ready to Harvest, Bret's back, and Dick Hums Along

Sadly, according to my Google Alerts this morning, the Breakers have lost midfielder Leslie Osborne for the season with a fractured collarbone.  Osborne has been amazing for the B’s and I agree with Tony D, who says, “Finishing the season … Continue reading

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How Long Does It Take to Cook Rice?

The Bush-era memos are revealing all sorts of nasty things that we all suspected … like Condi’s complicity in torture and, of course, Dick’s general and ongoing dickishness. Watch Hillary as she shares her opinion of Dick in this brief … Continue reading

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Hypothetical

First off … has anyone noticed that it’s cold?  Damn cold.  (Just needed to say that.)  Imagine crash landing in the Hudson River on a day like yesterday and living to tell the tale.  Miraculous indeed! I listened to a … Continue reading

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Gratitude Gives Way as Shoppers Rampage

This isn’t funny at all. It’s bizarre.  Unfathomable.  It’s one of those incidents that makes me feel like America is just a big, mindless appetite, ravening and rampaging. What am I talking about?  This. Suddenly, witnesses and the police said, … Continue reading

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McCain, Up Close and Unnatural

Make-Believe Maverick, by Tim Dickinson appears on Rollingstone.com. JordanCornblog has already published a link to the Dickinson article on this blog, I just learned. So this post serves as a second “thumbs up”. The article reports McCain’s actual choices while … Continue reading

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Hillary and the Convention, McCain and Oil, and an Obama-nation!

John Tomasic has put up a nice piece (and interesting video) on the Huffington Post about Hillary and Hillary supporters … as we head toward the convention. It certainly appears that HRC has accepted the Obama nomination and is working … Continue reading

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Recipe Reprise and Other Things at Sunrise

The latest on the Cindy McCain recipe debacle seems to be that the McCain powers that be are blaming it all on an intern.  Oh great … find the lowest-ranking person in the room and blame everything on him/her.  Now … Continue reading

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Guns 'n Brackets

I was listening to NPR yesterday afternoon and heard a piece (which I can’t find at the moment) about the ongoing debate re. whether or not students should be allowed to carry concealed weapons on college campuses.  Can you imagine … Continue reading

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