Category Archives: sports

Pro Teaching: She Shoots, She Scores, She Teaches

I was sad to learn that “Key & Peele” will end this season–it’s fifth–especially after seeing latest sketch, “Teaching Center.” It is a spot-on parody of SportsCenter’s hyperbole-laden talking heads, CGI ticker  and obsessive play-by-plays. Here Key and Peele reimagine … Continue reading

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UConn Knows Women’s Basketball

Congratulations to the UConn Women’s Basketball team who earned their 10th NCAA Championship last night in a 63-53 victory over Notre Dame in a rematch of last year’s title game. It was UConn’s third consecutive championship and further cemented the … Continue reading

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Extraordinarily Sexist Putrid Neanderthals

I’ve never been a Steven A Smith fan. He talks too much and says nothing in the process. I usually tune out or turn off his idiotic rambling, but yesterday I was outraged when he mansplained Ray Rice’s behavior noting … Continue reading

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Racing to Their Deaths

Once again the fabulous app, Zite, has introduced me to a world I knew nothing about. I was doing some research on the horses who died during the filming of Luck, the HBO series on horse racing that was canceled … Continue reading

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Felines for Football

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What a Game!

I was born a 49er fan. My first words were “Montana to Rice.” In the 1980s, mother somehow talked her way into the 49er locker room and got her NFL jacket signed by much of the team. I was in … Continue reading

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UConn v Baylor

First let me say that Griner is simply awesome. She has made tremendous improvement in her game. Her over the left shoulder sky hook is beautiful. She is going to get better and better, and the teams facing Baylor are … Continue reading

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