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Congratulations Maria!

It’s a week to late, but better late than never.  Congratulations to Maria Sharapova for winning the French Open and completing the Career Grand Slam.  I may find her shrieking (she doesn’t grunt, she shrieks!) annoying, but she has overcome … Continue reading

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“I suffered, but I enjoyed”

Why do we bother to live?  I was thinking about that the past couple of weeks, as I thought about what I had gone through and what the future might hold.  The most difficult part is accepting, once again, that … Continue reading

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His7ory :)

On Saturday night, I made a mental deal with the universe.  I told the universe that, in exchange for Rafa winning his seventh Grand Slam, LeBron James could win the Eastern Conference.    Did I make the right choice?    … Continue reading

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Ok, What Is This

  I know it’s the logo for the French Open, but what is it?   

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Caroline Wozniacki is Out

Caroline Wozniacki lost in her third round match at the French Open, continuing her disasterous year.  The former World #1, despite having never won a Grand Slam, lost the match and her cool apparently.  She has not won a title … Continue reading

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WOW

That’s all I have to say right now.  Just wow.

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Good news!

I got a call from the doctor today!  Or rather, from his secretary, but close enough.  There were no new findings on the follow up scan, and that’s the desired result!  That means no repeat of the radioactive iodine!  🙂 … Continue reading

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The Three Minotaurs

Recently I was reminded of the myth of the Minotaur,  a fearsome creature of ancient Greece.  With the body of a man and the head of a bull, the minotaur feasted on human flesh in his Labrynth, a maze on … Continue reading

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Together in Paris

1 As we approach the beginning of the French Open, I find myself dominated by one question: How is Nole feeling?  I saw the footage of Rome, with Nole smashing racquets, swearing at the line judge (apparently) in Serbian (very … Continue reading

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Nadal d. Djokovic 7-5, 6-3

I didn’t wake up and turn on my computer until the match was over, so when I got to tennis.com I was surprised (pleasantly!) to see that Nadal had defeated Djokovic.  I read Pete Bodo’s racquet reaction and I was … Continue reading

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