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Demetrius Andrade has until end of July to avoid being stripped of WBO title

Undefeated former Olympian Demetrius Andrade is still the WBO junior middleweight champion.

For how long remains to be seen.

Andrade (21-0, 14 KOs) has not defended his title since stopping Brian Rose in the seventh round at Barclays Center in Brooklyn in June 2014. 661 more words

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The Corruption of Slavery - Part 2

John Thompson lived and wrote before the slave system was abolished. In his autobiography, he attempted to persuade readers that the slavery was evil.

I think that Thompson did a good job of presenting his case. 76 more words

Autobiographies

‘Rejuvenated’ First Seal ready to set the record straight

Tom Walter – http://www.racenet.com.au
John Thompson is the first to admit First Seal’s autumn campaign didn’t exactly run to script but the Randwick trainer is hopeful of a better outcome when her spring preparation kicks off later this year. 519 more words

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The Corruption of Slavery - Part 1

John Thompson was a fugitive slave. Escaping from Maryland, he fled north to freedom. Like many other slaves, he wrote an autobiography detailing his life as a slave. 90 more words

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Keep your DVR on after the U.S. Open coverage this week

Local sports TV guys, John Thompson and Kerby Dort of KTBY, are broadcasting live post-round coverage from the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay this week. 85 more words

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Former Georgetown head coach John Thompson Jr. jokes about Maryland series

In late April it was announced that Georgetown and Maryland would play as one of the matchups in the newly formed Gavitt Games, and it was a move that raised eyebrows. 315 more words

Both Sides Wrong In Fire Dept Drowning Of Drone

Firefighter’s Apparent Intentional Hit Of Drone With Water Stream Causes Lively Debate

” Firefighters are being investigated and the operator of a drone is being investigated after a firefighter aimed a hose line and hit the drone while it was being used to capture video of a fire.

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