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Quintana Gets a Complete Game

Yes, you are reading that right, Jose Quintana finally gets his first complete game. He had 9 innings pitches allowing 7 hits and 8 strike outs for an ERA of 3.56 The boys are on n 8 game road trip currently in Cleveland and tonight was a 6 to 0 shut out. Jose allowed 7 hits and the Sox had NO errors. Q (as my Sisters call him) was up against Cory Kluber. Abreu had a homer. By the...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Ant-Man Crawls to Prominence

Would you be surprised if I told you that Ant-Man is a comic book character created in 1962 by industry legends Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby, and Stan Lee? Would it also surprise you to know that Ant-Man is also a founding member of the Avengers? You probably didn’t know that based on what has transpired on the silver screen with Marvel thus far. It’s ok though, really. The prospect...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Pre Season Opens

Greetings from a cold Australia. Just wanted to check in and get you fired up for NFL 2015 Mark your calendar for Sunday August 9th at 8:00 pm when the Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Minnesota Vikings at Fawcett Stadium, I had to look this one up, it’s the Hall of Fame Game. Thursday September 10, the Regular season opens when the Pittsburgh Steelers face off against the New England...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

The Angels on the Horizon of the Trade Deadline

With there only being about a week left until the trade deadline, there has been a lot of talk and excitement around the baseball world. The Angels are currently in 1st place in the A.L. West with a 54-41 record, thanks to a recent hot streak. I’m sure that most Angels fans are aware of the ailing area that needs improvement, left field. Matt Joyce has been the primary left fielder...
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July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

New Themes: Libretto, Lovecraft, and Publication

Happy Theme Thursday! Today we’re introducing three new free themes to our collection: Libretto, Lovecraft, and Publication. Libretto Featuring big, bold drop caps and oversized images, Libretto is ideal for showcasing longform writing or stunning imagery. Its classic design and typographic details will give your blog a sophisticated, elegant look. Fully responsive, the theme...
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July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Northwestern Football Preview: Quarterback

With only eight weeks until the start of the Northwestern Wildcats’ 2015-16 football season, there are far more questions than there are answers about the roster going into this year. The offensive side of the ball saw graduating seniors Trevor Siemian, Kyle Prater and Brandon Vitabile go and there are no sure fire answers as to who is going to take those vital starting positions...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE Raw — Kansas City Missouri

This will be fall out from Battleground last night. the next big Pay Per View will be at Summer Slam in August just 5 weeks away. August 23 The show is opening with those chilling gong sounds, returning to the ring dressed is his hat and coat as he walks out of the fog, This has turned everything on it head, and I can’t wait to see whats up. (Rumor – Kane will return in the mask...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Battleground — WWE

Battle Ground is taking place tonight from St.Louis Missouri. ****SUMMER SLAM — August 23 Q and A with Paul Heyman about Brock. Questions from Twitter. (remember, it was Seth who pinned ROMAN, NOT Brock for the title) The pre show match is a Crown against Crown match as R Truth goes up against Bad News Barrett. With the bull hammer, Barrett keeps the Crown. This week, 3 of the...
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July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Four Food Blogs to Follow Now

From sweet to savory, these four fantastic food blogs will satisfy your appetite. If you enjoy eating (and who doesn’t?!), check them out and follow them in your Reader so you won’t miss a dish. The Dinner Party Collective The Dinner Party Collective is a collaborative blog dedicated to “reinvigorating the delicious lost art of dinner parties.” The DPC features seasonal...
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July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Monday Night Raw in Atlanta

Here comes Brock Lesnar with Paul Heyman, sitting there in the arena is the smashed car that Brock demolished last week. J and J Security are out injured so that will leave Seth Rollins on his own. (Battleground is Sunday). in mid sentence here comes Seth with Kane who has returned from holidays. Seth is having a temper tantrum, going on and on about how he is what the WWE is all...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Reader Refresh

Today, we’re proud to present an improved version of the WordPress.com Reader. We’ve made the Reader faster, with shorter load times and smoother scrolling. We’ve also improved the way we display posts, so you can now see the highlights of each story at a glance. The new interface works just as well on a mobile device as it does on your computer, so it’s simpler and faster...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Heading to BlogHer ’15? So are we!

BlogHer ’15, one of the biggest and best annual conferences for bloggers, lands in New York City later this week, from July 16th through the 18th. You’ll find hundreds of passionate bloggers, workshops to hone every aspect of your blogging, incredible keynote speakers like Ava DuVernay and Gwyneth Paltrow — and us! At our Happiness Lounge in the expo hall, you’ll be able...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Stir it Up, the Boys Are On A Roll

I am not sure to be honest. The boys hit an 8 game slump and I was as frustrated as the rest of my Sorority Sisters. We had all the things we needed but then it was like, the magic disappeared. They forgot how to play basic ball. Just do the simple things to get the job done. As Hawk says, just “Catch” the ball. The Stir it up and nasty for the pitchers had disappeared. Frustration...
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July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

New Themes: Baskerville and Edda

Happy Theme Thursday! Today I’m excited to introduce two new free themes to our collection. Baskerville Baskerville was designed by Anders Norén, and it displays writing, photos, and videos in a dynamic, grid-based layout. It features unique layouts for different post formats, to make different kinds of content pop. Baskerville’s design adapts to any screen size, big...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Our World Through a Lens: Photography Blogs to Follow Now

Some of the best photographers and professional photo organizations maintain their homes on WordPress.com. See the world through their eyes. Paul Zizka at Paul Zizka Photography Paul Zizka is a professional mountain landscape and adventure photographer based in Banff, Alberta. His photographs celebrate the power and beauty of the outdoors, from the sprawling backcountry of Canada...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

New Theme: Libre

Happy Theme Thursday, all! Today I’m happy to introduce Libre, a new free theme designed by yours truly. Libre Libre brings a stylish, classic look to your personal blog or longform writing site. The main navigation bar stays fixed to the top while your visitors read, keeping your most important content at hand. At the bottom of your site, three footer widget areas give your...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

1 Special Game and 1 Beating the Rain

The Sox have been in one place I have always wanted to go. St.Louis to Bush Stadium, for a 2 game series with the Cardinals. The Cardinals are the best team with the best record in baseball now and I truly wondered if we would survive. *Game One – Sox 2 and Cardinals 1 It turned out to be the Chris Sale show, Let me explain this one. First, it was Chris’s 8th appearance in a...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Reinvented Video for WordPress

Today, we’re announcing a complete overhaul of VideoPress, the service that has powered more than 3,000,000,000 video plays on WordPress.com and Jetpack-connected self-hosted WordPress sites around the world. We’ve made the next-generation VideoPress dynamic, responsive, and lightning fast to support the ever-evolving needs of content creators everywhere. Take a peek at what’s...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

#LoveWins! LGBTQ Bloggers Make Their Voices Heard

You might have noticed the rainbow banner across the top of WordPress.com over the weekend — our way of marking Pride month, celebrated by cities across the globe in June, as well as the US Supreme Court’s ruling legalizing same-sex marriage across all states. (The United States now joins 20 other countries, including my own, Portugal, in fully recognizing same-sex marriage...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Monday Night Raw from Washington D.C

Well, its going to be an interesting show, opening as usual with Seth Rollins running off about how it’s all about him and now its brag time. I can see where this is going, it’s “I’m so damn good because I beat the crap out of Brock.” (ratings must be bad if they have put The Authority back together. (Jamie Noble with 3 broken ribs). Seth telling the crowd to stand up and...
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

July in Blogging U.: Blogging 101 and 201

Note: Blogging 101 and Blogging 201 cover the same content each time they are offered. Have you just started blogging (welcome!), or are you looking to breathe new life into a blogging habit that’s fallen by the wayside? Blogging U. is a great way to get on track, with bite-size assignments, a supportive community, and staff to support you. We’re offering two courses in July...
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Shamrock vs. Kimbo: A Work of Fiction

Photo Credit: Sherdog.com Last Friday, in the main event of Bellator 138, Kimbo Slice knocked out Ken Shamrock. The former bare knuckle brawler seemingly came back from the jaws of defeat as he escaped from a rear naked choke and landed a right hand that sent Shamrock crumbling to the canvas. The thing is, there are a lot of people who are questioning the integrity of the...
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Dear Rick — Again

Here we are after two heart-break loses and the ties of the sox are still resisting to do anything. From what I read about today’s loss, Robin hung Jeff out to dry. My question is “Why Robin would you do that?” In Thursday’s loss we had Adam Eaton smack his second lead off home run in as many games, In Friday’s, game we had home runs from Eaton, Abreu and Flowers and still...
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June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Good News and Bad News for SEC Sports

No championships, but some good performances in major men’s sports If you missed it, this was my blog about LSU sports in particular over the 2014-15 academic year. This section will discuss the SEC’s performance in the four traditional major men’s sports, which are football, basketball, outdoor track, and baseball in 2014-15. I made a chart dating back to the 2006-07 academic...
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June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Rexdous is 64 Million Years of Fun in the Making

Rexodus TPB | Writer: James Farr | Artist: Jon Sommariva | Colorists: Camila Fortuna, Dustin Evans, John Rauch | Publisher: Dark Horse Comics | Release Date: June 24, 2015   “Daddy needs you to step away from the apex predator,” Dr. Dixon nervously says to his 12 year old daughter, Amber, as she accidentally awakens a living and breathing dinosaur from a 64 million year...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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