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Above the Ears (Some Musings)

August 16, 2013 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

1. Jason Dufner won the PGA on Sunday, the final Major of the year. Doesn’t he look like one of the guys who plays in your foursome each week? No fancy clothes, no pretentiousness, no annoying habits (well, maybe the “chew”). My kind of guy! 2. The Eagles were somewhat entertaining in their preseason opening…

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Behind the Mic: Running – Why Me?

August 13, 2013 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

  Running – Why Me? This past week, I filled in for Chris Michael as the co-host of our weekly show, Sports Talk. I do not do it very often and I am beginning to think that Chris takes great pleasure in picking a topic that I know virtually nothing about. Before you say it,…

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The SportsTalk Shop: Paul Bunyan Lumberjacks

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  “Paul Bunyan Lumberjacks” I must admit–when I was a kid, I always thought it would be fun to work at a fair. Going to the Allentown Fair and other local carnivals always seemed like a fun place to hang out, and I thought it would be neat to travel around the country to new…

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Above the Ears (Some Musings)

August 8, 2013 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

  1. Jack, Jr., the Georgetown Hoya’s live bulldog mascot, was fired this week. It seems he injured a small child and it was decided he would be better served living in a home environment. They will be hard-pressed to come up with a new mascot – it certainly will not be a Hoya. 2….

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Behind the Mic: Ray Donovan meet A-Rod and Riley Cooper

August 5, 2013 By Matt Kennedy Leave a Comment

  Ray Donovan meet A-Rod and Riley Cooper Showtime has a new program on TV this summer titled Ray Donovan. It is adult in nature and reminds me of The Sopranos, in a way, but with a different “family”. Donovan’s family is made up of entertainment and sports figures. They hire him to keep their…

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