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Vegas Fisherman VI

So, what have we learned?

1. Money’s Money. NBA Champion
We made it, well done to all concerned. The end of the long pre season search for long term unfounded value in the NBA market stops to rest at the home of the 2013/14 NBA Champ, the SoBe Heat. 375 more words

Editor's Picks: Fear, Hype, and Mourning

Poetry tears through the footballing life like a whirlwind. Somebody resorts to it as a spiritual return to the peasant forced-labor system, and in this vision a soccer match reflects a technophobic view (suspiciously convenient, perhaps, for some creative Luddism) of the biochemical “progress” sought after by a Steve Jobs—all the heat maps, graphs, chalkboards and tricky tactical arrangements that prolong soccer life while also endowing it with an operatic aura of mesmeric persuasion. 599 more words


On Dispatches From A Football Sofa's 'Marriage of Inconvenience'

When reading an article and offering commentary, it’s easy to simply pick the one or two small things you disagreed with in the article and blow them up to large proportions. 900 more words