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My Top 10 Reads for 2016

Between starting a whole new career, moving to a new state, and the presidential election, 2016 was a crazy year of ups and downs! I didn’t get to read as many books as I would have liked, but I still enjoyed many of the ones I did. 1,255 more words

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Just Mercy - Book Review

Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption hammers away at its main theme from the first to the last page: courtroom justice in America, contrary to common perception, is not readily attainable if you are poor. 1,095 more words


Kicks: New #Reebok "Pump Omni Lite" images.

The Iconic Reebok Omni Lites will hit select retailers this coming NBA ALL-STAR weekend the drop date is February the 11th.



Plains Indians and the Tragic Lure of the Ghost Dance

The Ghost Dance movement that swept through the western Indian tribes in the late 1800s formed a tragic trajectory from Sitting Bull’s death to the… 1,112 more words

Researching Historical Fiction

Reminiscing on the 04-05 Illini

The 2004-2005 Illinois Fighting Illini men’s basketball team may be one of the rare teams that is remembered more than the national champion from that year. 574 more words

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Celtics fans, get your 25-year-old Dee Brown jersey out of the attic and put it back in the rotation – http://www.celticslife.com/2016/08/celtics-fans-get-your-25-year-old-dee.html


This Day in Padres History -- July 3

July 3, 1973 – Left-hander Randy Jones allows an unearned run on four hits over nine innings in the Padres 4-1 win at Dodger Stadium. It is the first of a franchise-record 71 complete games for Jones. 215 more words

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