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In this chapter, we visit the Amazon to pester wildlife and heckle people.
In this episode, we actually get on the road and watch a game or two.
Here’s where the story begins: A boring introductory chapter explaining exactly how we managed to plan a month of travel over 7 cities all over a huge country.
Been home for over a month, so I figure it’s time to write this mess of a tour diary. This will be in chapters by city, so settle in for a whole lotta words. Photos, almost all unlabeled, are here; … Continue reading
One day, unstable Stephen McCarthy fangirl and twitter pal Heather O’Neill and I decided to have a contest for who could come up with the creepiest tribute to Big Creepy Steve. There were ground rules: You could use outside help, … Continue reading
Oh, Michael Bradley. Many years ago, I saw you as a little kid in silver shoes, loping around for Dad’s Metros like a sullen teenager. Then you went to Europe and turned into one of the two best field players … Continue reading
At the Gold Cup quarterfinals, an image of Landon Donovan, arms outstretched in the rain, showed up on everyone’s tv screens, illustrating his path to redemption for the national team after his self-imposed (and wholly deserved) sabbatical. Donovan…redemption…illustrating…hmmmm. First I … Continue reading
Team keeps getting better, more guys keep getting banners. This is this year’s crop. Andrew Farrell, “Might.” First draft pick gets first banner of the year. Might as in strength, force, weight–and possibility. Jose Gonçalves, “Boss.” That’s who he is … Continue reading
When DaMarcus Beasley was named captain of the MNT for the Gold Cup, it got me thinking. 16 trophies in all competitions, personal and team titles included. Never seems to get the credit, though; always seems like he’s taken for … Continue reading
Also, red hair. More on this later, but for now: ahhahahah ahahhahahah ahhhhahehewoooooo