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USA Women Defeated in World Cup Final

July 17, 2011

It was a showdown between the giant-killer Japanese versus the never-say-die American team in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Final match.  Only one team’s reputation could hold. That team was Japan. Japan was down twice and came back to tie: once in regulation and again at the end of overtime.  In penalty kicks, the US [...]

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Let’s Party Like Its 1776: USA vs. England at the World Cup

June 12, 2010

The 2010 World Cup kicked off yesterday in South Africa, but today is the day we here in America start to really follow the event.  Later today, our United States national team begins its World Cup campaign against our transatlantic cousins from England.  The English are as always fired up about their team, and I’m [...]

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Sweet “Sixteen”?

August 14, 2008

I’ve been watching some of the Olympic coverage on part of Obama’s media network, NBC.  All the human interest stories make me puke so I tend to flip around between “Family Guy” reruns and “Hannity and Colmes” before finally settling on the Olympics, which had the US Women’s Gymnastics team going up against China and Russia the other [...]

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