Monday Morning Humor

Jun 16, 2014 1 Comment

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Sacramento Republic making a strong case to become a Major League Soccer franchise

May 29, 2014 6 Comments

I know what you’re thinking. Why should I spend time reading an article about the United Soccer Leagues’ (USL) and its new soccer club the Sacramento Republic FC? I mean, we are talking about a minor league soccer team, so who really cares right? Well, if you believe that (and that’s fine), you’d be missing […]

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Monday Morning Humor Turns 100

Aug 26, 2013 6 Comments

On May 9, 2011 we began providing Monday morning injects of humor with the image of an establishment that speaks to any Glutton’s heart: Lockeford Donuts.   This watering hole of sorts just west of Northern California’s Gold Country might not be the most health conscious of businesses but any place that brings together donuts, […]

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DC United: New Acquisitions Pay Dividends

Aug 05, 2013 Comments Off on DC United: New Acquisitions Pay Dividends

*Many thanks to Eric G. Brown Photography for providing the images for United’s match There were moments this season when everyone from the media and the fans questioned what was happening with DC United.  Questioned the players and their motivation. Questioned head coach Ben Olsen and his personnel moves.  Questioned exactly whether this franchise was […]

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Young Guns Deliver, But For DC United It’s Not Enough

Jul 29, 2013 1 Comment

Optimism has been in short supply this season for DC United. The team’s struggles have left the Black and Red 20+ points out of the playoff hunt and players have proven to be consistently inconsistent during MLS regular season games.  So to say it’s been a frustrating ride to date for the fans, coaching staff, […]

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DC United Brings Youth into the Fold

Jul 13, 2013 Comments Off on DC United Brings Youth into the Fold

DC United’s 2013 campaign has been far from ideal. The Red and Black has struggled with injuries, consistent play, and scoring goals.  Lately though the team has been slowly righting the ship, particularly in Open Cup play where United is undefeated and playing the Chicago Fire in the semi-finals next Saturday.  Still, there is clearly […]

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DC United: No Luck is Bad Luck

Jul 01, 2013 2 Comments

When a team is currently resting at the bottom of the standings seldom do they receive the benefit of the doubt from an officiating crew, no matter what the correct call might have been.  On Saturday night, against the visiting Vancouver Whitecaps, DC United was given a cruel reminder of this as two key game […]

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