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A Grand Parade

The Kansas City Royals won the World Series for the first time since 1985. There have been longer droughts between titles but that neither alleviated the frustration of the die-hards nor dampened the enthusiasm that funneled twice Kansas City’s population … Continue reading

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Unafraid of the Ball

Wednesday evening, watching my hometown Kansas City Royals’ road game against Cincinnati, I saw something I had never seen before. In the bottom of the 5th, with bases loaded, Cinci’s Jay Bruce popped up a hit that prompted the umpire … Continue reading

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Blinking Eyes

I saw a television ad featuring a Dad teaching his son to throw a baseball like a dork. It’s an ad for an automobile. I had to look it up, which suggests it is ineffective as advertizing. (I won’t share … Continue reading

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