Monthly Archives: July 2014

Prizewinner

A plastic medal. A book of photographs. A little ice cream, quickly gone. Not the stuff, perhaps, that a big league contract is made of. But for Missy, this was her World Series ring. I’ve written before about Missy’s softball … Continue reading

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The Daily Pay-Per

Forget the lemonade stands and the car washes. If you want to make a quick few bucks, social media may just be your cash cow. Or at least a very small calf. For those who missed it, the Associated Press … Continue reading

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Just Bust a Lip

Some people have the moves like Jagger. Somehow, I wound up with the upper lip instead. OK, not “somehow.” After all, I do live in a slapstick movie that Chevy Chase would envy and Mel Brooks would direct. Part of … Continue reading

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Fighting Free

OK, last soccer story for a while, I promise. When our good-but-not-yet-great U.S. soccer team got knocked out of the World Cup, coach Jurgen Klinsmann wasn’t surprised. He’d been expecting it. Even predicting it. And not because his team lacked … Continue reading

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