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The Big East: Breaking up is hard to do or is it?

Was that a chimney being installed on top of Healy Hall on Georgetown’s campus last week?  Perhaps a conclave of catholic university presidents were gathering, their mission: not to elect a new pontiff, but rather, to finalize the birth of … Continue reading

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Notre Dame: For Real?

It sure looks that way. This past weekend, my 10 year old niece solicited my help as she sat at the kitchen table doing her homework.  She asked: “Aunt Smash Mouth Diva, what is a “collective noun”?”  I was about … Continue reading

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New York Yankees: The Agony of De-feet

Each year post season baseball highlights the ushering in of fall, We surely deserve something more from the Pinstripers who play ball. The days shorten by the minute, the temperature does cool, Not unlike the Yankee bats, the Tigers do … Continue reading

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USA basketball: Nothing like gold

Reportedly, it’s worth about 220 dollars (street value about 600), yet to some it’s priceless. Just the thought of winning one seems in itself to cause unexplainable supernatural things to occur. Case in point, it can cause over paid millionaire professional … Continue reading

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Bryce Harper: No one sharper!

A Natural. Unbridled talent. The youngest player in the National League. National League’s Rookie of the Month for the month of May. Took the high road and didn’t flinch when intentionally beaned by  “veteran player”, Cole Hamels after only 8 … Continue reading

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Kentucky: Unbeatable? Maybe?

Will they fall?  According to Sir Charles Barkley only the Toronto Raptors have enough talent to knock off the ferocious Wildcats. Kansas, the underdog and come from behind second half team, likely has other thoughts on the matter. Though arguably … Continue reading

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Shaka Smart: Something to say about loyalty

His time will come. Yes, he will move on to a powerhouse.  It is a matter of time.  It’s not time yet.  He is young, dedicated and above all, loyal.  It is a trait that was never learned by some.  Others … Continue reading

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