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    The Weather Thread

    No, quite the opposite. Gray and rainy. Mothers Day felt more like New Years. Brrrr
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    The Weather Thread

    We can’t decide on winter or summer here. “Spring” has ceased to exist, it seems
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    The Baseball Thread

    As soccer players who come to play here learn…the US is huge. As a result, I think conferences first evolved to keep travel costs down and encourage local rivalries, a la derbies. Baseball moves quicker than cricket, especially back when the sport first went pro (about 90 minutes)—this was a...
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    The Baseball Thread

    Back when the two leagues were truly separate, I supported the NY Yankees in the AL and St. Louis Cardinals in the NL. Now that the two leagues have practically merged, I still keep an eye on both…but must admit to the Yankees as my favorite
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    The Baseball Thread

    As the resident American here, I thought I’d put myself out there if anyone has baseball questions…which might be relevant, as T20 tactics evolve and get more baseball-like (I know Aussies have a more than passing familiarity with the game. Any Holroyd Giants fans out there?) Anyway, fire away
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    England Tour of the West Indies 2022.

    And then we get this shite Carlos is a thoughtful, articulate analyst. But this whinging is just awful
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    Our Pets

    Sydney the Chug
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    A-Z Of Actors And Actresses.

    Quentin Crisp, The Bride
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    A-Z Of Actors And Actresses.

    Neil Diamond, The Jazz Singer
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    THIS is a catch (NZ v SA 2d Test)

    Go on, Will Young!
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    A-Z Of Actors And Actresses.

    Oh, sorry…looks like we were at K Ken Howard, The White Shadow
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    A-Z Of Actors And Actresses.

    Imogene Coco comedic genius
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    U.S. Cricket History

    If purists think T20 is an abomination, check out “American cricket”—an attempt in 1870 to speed the game up to better compete with baseball
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    New Zealand v South Africa 2022: Matt Henry takes seven wickets as Proteas collapse - WWOS -

    Got to see it here, thanks to ESPN+. Epic performance
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    The Weather Thread

    Half chihuahua, half pug
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