July 06th, 2010 (2:30 PM Est.) Uruguay vs. Netherlands Uruguay – Uruguay reached the semis by surprising many when they won their group which included France, Mexico and South Africa. By doing so,
Our usual World Cup ace, Marcelo, has been called away by an emergency situation. With a good thought for him, I’m stepping in to relay his (and my) thoughts on the upcoming quarterfinals. Of course, when Marcelo is involved nothing can be truly serious. Instead, we had to approach the games in a typically ludicrous […]
According a FoxNews.com story, Elin Nordegren will get a $750 million settlement for her silence. I know he cheated on her, etc, and what he did was wrong, etc, and she should get some big number, but almost a billion?? Really? I hope this report is false, because this number just seems way too high. […]
Just minutes ago Uruguay became the first team qualified to the World Cup Quarter Finals, notching a decisive 2-1 win over South Korea. It was not easy but the South Americans have been playing a brilliant tournament so far. Uruguay came in as Group A winners (beat South Africa and Mexico, had a goalless draw […]
The field has been trimmed by half! Win, you live to see another day; lose, you’re gone! Excitement doesn’t do justice to what is about to start. If you thought the group stage was fun…well…you’re gonna like the way you look, I guarantee it. Sure I could talk about today’s game, but I won’t, because […]
I am hungry. I am lonely. It’s been 75 days since I’ve been here. I miss my family. I can’t find anything to do and I’ve resorted to eating sand, which reminded me of KFC. Just me and ol’ Wilson here. I hate Wilson and he dislikes me as well. We tried to mate once […]
Wednesday – June 23rd, 2010 I know. I know. Today isn’t Wednesday. Today is Thursday. I know the daily blog wasn’t posted last night. I know. I know you were waiting anxiously and patiently throughout the midnight hours hoping it would get posted. I know. I know you contemplated suicide by hanging by your balls […]
Among those 14 players is my pre-series pick for newcomer of the year, Annette Olberstad. This is her best shot so far in the series for a bracelet, in an event she is a master of.