Category Archives: Human Interest

“Twas the tweener off the bum”…from Flushing Meadow

It was the shot of the night, day, whatever yesterday from the US Open…Roger Federer’s “tweener off the bum” of M. Matosevic in a straight set win last night that made me and millions of others smile!  Federer looked dashing … Continue reading

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I’m back…Federer wins and more!

At last, I am back (keyboard fixed, oh, what a relief it is!) and so let’s get to it..Roger Federer wins Western and Southern Open title yesterday in Cincy for the 6th time!  Three set win over the always fighting … Continue reading

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Happy 33rd Birthday to Roger Federer

Happy Birthday to Roger Federer who turns 33 today (8/8/14).  Fed celebrated a very tough three set win over M. Cilic late last night in Toronto on the eve of his 33rd birthday, winning 7-6, 6-7, 6-4 to advance into … Continue reading

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Look out Sergio, here comes Rory!

Look out Sergio, here comes Rory!  That would be Sergio Garcia and Rory Mcilroy at the WGC in Ohio!  Sergio headed into today at -11 and looking like for all the world he was on cruise control to win this … Continue reading

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Terrific Tuesday on TV and more!

It is Tuesday folks…and a a terrific Tuesday on TV for those of us “couch potatoes”, ha ha!  TNT offers us Rizzoli and Isles and then the great new show starring Eric McCormack, Perception.  Meanwhile, FX offers Tyrant (hey, this … Continue reading

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Twitter info!!

Just so you all know, I am on Twitter (heaven help me) and I wanted all of you faithful followers to know my twitter “handle”… Susan W. Shaver@survivingpara!  Been a bit of a laid back day today…Isner will face Sock … Continue reading

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Rory Mcilroy claims British Open title!

Rory Mcilroy claimed his third major championship at the “tender” young age of twenty five, winning the British Open today.  He hoists the coveted Claret Jug and is the third youngest player to do so (behind Tiger and of course, … Continue reading

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King James is going home..who’s crying now?

King James is going home…back to Cleveland, to the city where he grew up, played high school basketball, played for the Cavs (#1 draft pick), took them to the playoffs (2006-07) and won two MVP awards…then broke their hearts with … Continue reading

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Match for the ages..Djokovic over Fed in five sets at Wimbledon

Instantly, a match for the ages today as Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in five sets (just under four hours) today in the Wimbledon final, 6-7. 6-4, 7-6, 5-7 (this was awesome by FED!), 6-4.  This match is currently being … Continue reading

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Wimbledon..Nadal and Sharapova out on Tuesday

Wimbledon action on Tuesday, from the rain on Manic Monday to Tumultuous Tuesday…world #1 Rafael Nadal and #5 Maria Sharapova suffered devastating losses!  I have to smile…that means Nadal is not there to meet Mr. Federer should Roger defeat fellow … Continue reading

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