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The Difference Between Quitting and Ending

“My daughter wants to quit.”

“I quit gymnastics when I was 12.”

“If she wants to do dance team, then she is quitting gym.”

Quit. 964 more words

I Advise You To Never Try To Replace #2

Dear Modern Philosopher,

I am one of the owners of a well known, storied, Major League Baseball Franchise.  Today, one of our more recognizable players is retiring from the game, and I have no idea how we are going to replace him. 380 more words

Humor

Surprise! White Sox Unveil Statue Of Konerko As Retiring Slugger Is Honored

CHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago White Sox have honored captain Paul Konerko with a statue and say they will retire his No. 14 next season. 132 more words

Sports

The Best Derek Jeter Content of the Baseball Continuum

Derek Jeter is retiring, in case you haven’t heard 2222222222 times already. So, to honor the Yankee Captain and perhaps get some extra hits, here is my best Derek Jeter content: 80 more words

Baseball

The sandy grounds of the WTA's Asian takeover without household name Li Na

The past couple of weeks have been ripe with speculation regarding the career of Li Na, lynchpin of the Asian, mainly Chinese expansion of the WTA. 1,160 more words

Tennis

Betting on the Big Ticket

6-11. 220 lbs. Power Forward. Starter. 38?

Kevin Garnett (bka the Big Ticket) has a list of basketball accomplishments and accolades that are a mile long (15 All Star Game appearances, 20 time player of the week, ’03 NBA MVP, ’03-’04 All Star Game MVP and ’07-’08 Defensive Player of the Year, among others). 223 more words

NBA

Hancock County needs new economic leader

GARNER, Iowa – The Hancock County Economic Development Corporation is looking for a new executive director.

Current executive director Edward Berg says he’s retiring in February, something he planned to do when he took the job in early 2012.  54 more words

Iowa