Posts Tagged ‘soccer’

It’s been three weeks since Landon Donovan’s thrilling last-minute goal against Algeria took the US from the brink of elimination to the top of their group in one swift strike. I thought by now, people would’ve calmed down a little and been able to put this goal into perspective. Unfortunately, this goal continues to be overrated. (more…)


The World Cup A-Z

Posted: June 13, 2010 in Uncategorized
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I won’t even pretend to be the most knowledgeable soccer fan. That said, I’ll watch big matches throughout the year and I know enough about the sport to hold my own in a conversation. More importantly, I have full-blown World Cup fever right now. I’ve watched at least part of every match so far, and I have a lot of thoughts on the first three days and the tournament as a whole. I figure there’s no better way to express those thoughts than by running through the alphabet. (more…)