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Time to Redraw Some Lines

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, April 19, 2015, 2:53 p.m. Last night I dreamed of Hillbilly Heaven / Oh, what a beautiful sight … Actually, it wasn’t Hillbilly Heaven. It wasn’t beautiful. It wasn’t a dream. I just couldn’t sleep. Bristol … Continue reading

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How to Kill a Day or Two

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 10:16 a.m. The grass needs cutting. I spent a good bit of Tuesday afternoon taping a music video and a good bit of Tuesday night trying to find a program that will allow … Continue reading

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Here a Minute, Gone the Next

Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, December 10, 2014, 3:38 p.m. Life provides us with periodic bolts from the blue. The delivery accelerates but not the immediacy. By that, I mean that, when I heard that Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton had … Continue reading

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No Heavy Lifting This Morning

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, December 1, 2014, 9:18 a.m. Monday mornings are perfect to ponder the absurdities of life, such as, how my Twitter feed furnishes links to “Craziest Places to Have Sex!” and “If Disney Was for Adults!” and … Continue reading

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Another Week in Crazy World

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, August 14, 2014, 9:47 a.m. I don’t care whether or not Johnny Manziel starts for the Cleveland Browns. I don’t care whether or not I get the SEC Network. I don’t care whether or not the … Continue reading

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It’s Not The Way We Do It Around Here

Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 12:18 p.m. I got the grass cutting done early so that I could watch the soccer match between Argentina and Switzerland. To paraphrase the late Jack Buck, I can’t believe what my fingers just … Continue reading

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The Lads Are Giving It Their All

Clinton, S.C., Thursday, June 26, 2014, 3:56 p.m. Whew. The USA advances, not by winning, not by a draw, but by falling, 1-0, to Germany in the final match of Group G play, and the grace of Portugal edging Ghana, … Continue reading

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Strong Opinions

Clinton, S.C., Thursday, June 12, 2014, 10:21 a.m. Some writers try to hide their own views. Notice I didn’t use the word “reporter.” Reporters are supposed to hide their feelings. My contention is not that reporters aren’t writers. They most … Continue reading

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Another. Big. Day.

Clinton, S.C., Thursday, June 5, 2014, 8:47 a.m.   This morning I read a Q&A with Rick Reilly in which he talked about his decision to give up sportswriting. He’s going to move to Florence, Italy. I might drive through … Continue reading

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For Old Times’ Sake

Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 5:02 p.m. I got out today. Not to some great adventure. Just a little get-together with someone I used to see all the time. One of the consequences of having someone inform you that … Continue reading

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