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Plaxico Weirdness? Chris Matthews Running? Other Sunday Sundries …

One of the oddest stories I noticed yesterday was about Plaxico Burress shooting himself in the leg. That seems a particularly inept and bizarre move in a strange year for Plaxico. The Redskins-Giants game was looking like a close call … Continue reading

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Coffee in Hand – I am Back

Boy – a little queasy, though.  Soap-infused coffee is definitely not something I recommend on a rainy Tuesday morning. Speaking of which – is it me, or do you associate Tuesday’s with rain?  Thursday’s, too.  In my mind those are … Continue reading

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UCLA’s and UNC’s Hoop Hopes Go the Way of Heston

clipped from http://www.msnbc.msn.com   Okay, that’s an odd header, I admit … but it caught your eye, right? Memphis and Kansas move on to the Men’s final after handing UNC and UCLA what, for many, were surprising defeats (and by … Continue reading

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No Surprises, But …

As I settle down to write, I am just now interrupted by the sight of three deer running FAST down our hill, along the edge or the field.  I wondered why they were moving like that … and my question was quickly … Continue reading

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Old Rocky Top Stop … and a Prediction!

Rick Pitino’s Louisville Cardinels ousted the #2 seed (Tennessee) last night and now head to the Eastern Regional.  They advance to play #1 seed UNC tomorrow.  They have also, unfortunately, eliminated BJ’s pick to win it all (oops)!  UNC rolled on with an easy win … Continue reading

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Easter Madness

There’s March Madness, and then there’s the REAL madness of Dick Cheney singing Amazing Grace in Israel while plodding along, building his case for attacking Iran.  Meanwhile, on a happier note, it sounds like Obama’s speech this past week may … Continue reading

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