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Another crazy weekend in CFB!

And the drama continued this past weekend in CFB action…the crazy and the unpredictable is likely going to be with us right up until the first College Football Playoff for the Championship.  Gotta love it..or not? Anyhow, starting in Atlanta, … Continue reading

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CFB Week 10..the agony and the ecstasy

CFB week ten was full of the agony and the ecstasy..for those of you who are a bit “older”, you all remember the theme from the show The Wild World of Sports..the agony of defeat, the thrill of victory!  Well, … Continue reading

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Tuesday sports and pop culture

Tuesday sports and pop culture news….where to begin?  How about the state of Mississippi!  They have now become the center of the universe in CFB right now!  Who would have thought it before the season started?  Probably some Miss State … Continue reading

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It is Wednesday, and that means Surviving “Paradise”

It is Wednesday, and that means one thing ( or many )….Surviving “Paradise” day!  It is that day when I promote my book/story Surviving “Paradise” by Susan Willoch Shaver.  Follow a southern woman who relocates to a new town (in … Continue reading

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US Open preview…starts tomorrow!

US Open, the final Grand Slam of the year in tennis, gets underway tomorrow from Flushing Meadow, NY!  Here is a bit of a preview…women’s and men’s favorites and then some other sports/pop culture tidbits. Ladies first…women’s side could be … Continue reading

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Kvitova and Bouchard into Wimbledon final

P. Kvitova and E. Bouchard both advanced today and will meet on Saturday for the Wimbledon women’s title.   I picked Halep (missed on that one!) and Kvitova.  Bouchard took out S. Halep 7-6, 6-2 in very impressive fashion.  Halep did … Continue reading

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Something in the water in Paris?

Wow, is there something in the water in Paris?  There is certainly the steady drizzle of rain, at least on and off in this first week of action.  Also, there are upsets galore!  Today, a huge one, #1 Serena Williams … Continue reading

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Back to “Daddy duty” for Federer!

Unfortunately, Roger Federer will be headed back to Switzerland to rejoin his recently expanded family after falling to J. Chardy of France in the second round of the BNL D’Italia in Rome, 6-1, 3-6, 6-7.  Roger looked quite rusty and … Continue reading

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“This and That” on a Saturday!

Beautiful day on Saturday in the ATL, and I enjoyed a bit of “this and that”!  What about you guys? Anyhow…some great oldie but goldies on TV…Serendipity, Innerspace, Switch..I could go on but I won’t! In NBA action…Vince Carter and … Continue reading

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Surviving “Paradise” on Wednesday and isn’t she lovely!

It is Wednesday and you know what that means…Surviving “Paradise” day!  Also, it is the day when People Magazine announced the cover of their 25th anniversary Most Beautiful issue!  It is…drum roll please…Lupita Nyong’o!!  She is the Academy Award winning … Continue reading

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