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Daytona Days Like This Seldom Do I Miss

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, February 23, 2014, 3:39 p.m. Last night I was reading Frank Deford’s book Over Time in which he notes that, when Grantland Rice died in 1954, so ended the era in which sports columnists sprinkled poetry – … Continue reading

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This One Was Heartbreaking

[cb_profit_poster Speak1]Clinton, S.C., Saturday, October 05, 2013, 12:54 p.m. It’s no fun to lose, but is it worse to lose in a relatively stress-free manner, i.e., being beaten soundly, or to lose in excruciating fashion? Last night Clinton High School, … Continue reading

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Too Many ‘What the Hell’ Shots

Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, June 4, 2013, 11:14 a.m. Last night was strangely unfulfilling. It’s not that often that I get excited about basketball, but I had some interest in Game 7 of the Pacers and the Heat. Yet I didn’t … Continue reading

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