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The Olympics After the Night Before

Nah. Don’t think so. Not yet. No. Definitely not. No. No, definitely, no. Don’t know about you, but I’m not ready just yet forĀ other sport. Sport that’s not the Olympics. Football in particular. The Olympics were simply too spectacular… and … Continue reading

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A Saturday of Two Women (Jessica Ennis and A. N. Other)

On Saturday me and Jackie went to a class preparing us (mostly Jackie, to be fair) for childbirth. Starting at 8 a.m., it stretched, unfortunately, roughly 40 minutes of useful stuff over seven slow-moving hours, with a break for lunch … Continue reading

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2012 London Olympics (Via NYC)

Here’s a low-grade piece of observation for you: lots of cliches are bunkum. And lots more are either one or both of trite and dull. There’s at least one I can think of, however, that’s exactly none of these things. … Continue reading

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(#4) Leaping Into Sand: Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards I always liked because he made a living out of leaping into sand. It’s comforting to know that such a thing is possible. Continue reading

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