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  1. This thread prompted me to think about other war...

    This thread prompted me to think about other war remembrances, and I wrote something to post but then recalled that I had written something very similar on another thread. No poetry involved here,...
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    USATF tweet: >>@usatf The well-being and...

    USATF tweet:

    >>@usatf

    The well-being and safety of our athletes is our top priority. We support @runmarycain and all USATF athletes in accomplishing their goals in and out of competition.<<
  3. I learned it somewhere in school, in the US, but...

    I learned it somewhere in school, in the US, but I have no recollection when. Could have been elementary school, or college, or somewhere in between. But it is a poem one always remembers and is...
  4. The last lap was good, but it was actually the...

    The last lap was good, but it was actually the last exchange that was wild and crazy.
  5. I remember it well. I was there.

    I remember it well. I was there.
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    I assume not, but we'll see. They could figure...

    I assume not, but we'll see. They could figure out a way to squeeze in a 200 or maybe a lap or two of the steeple.
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    Just to be clear about this, according to the DL...

    Just to be clear about this, according to the DL release, ten of the 14 DL meets will have 200s and ten will have Steeples. So any organizers that "don't wanna be without" those events can have them.
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    I think they generally all did all of the events,...

    I think they generally all did all of the events, but only half of them were men's and half were women's. I assume that will continue to be the case--each meet will have 12 DL events, six men and...
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    Update on the NY Times coverage of college...

    Update on the NY Times coverage of college football. Last Sunday (November 3), the print edition of the NYT had not a word about college football. And again on Monday, no scores or wrap-up--just...
  10. More on this in today's Boston Globe: ...

    More on this in today's Boston Globe:

    https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/11/10/saber-edge/VQUod6h3w7qwSydHtHc5xL/story.html
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    Yes, the British press have been making a big...

    Yes, the British press have been making a big deal out of that.
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    There's a possibility that her formatting is...

    There's a possibility that her formatting is deliberate and not for aesthetic reasons. Reading her blogs, you're forced to slow down and think about every sentence. Now most of us don't want to...
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    If anyone made book on this, he'd have to be the...

    If anyone made book on this, he'd have to be the favorite. But I wouldn't call it a sure thing. Stuff can happen, especially when you're playing against very strong folks.
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    News of his death was noted in the front page...

    News of his death was noted in the front page headline section here in July.
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    I agree that they are tough to read, but they're...

    I agree that they are tough to read, but they're almost always worth reading.
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    Egil Danielsen fits the initials in the clue, but...

    Egil Danielsen fits the initials in the clue, but he did not die five years ago, nor is he still alive.
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    Jonathan Edwards on Twitter: So how in many...

    Jonathan Edwards on Twitter:


    So how in many Diamond League meets did Bolt run in his last year of competition? Answer - 1. OK, how about the year before that? Same answer - 1.

    Christian...
  18. Oh, that's easy! Seeing 6 Olympic Games, 12 World...

    Oh, that's easy! Seeing 6 Olympic Games, 12 World Championships, 13 World Indoor Championships, 25 Penn Relays . . . .

    :-)
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    Tianna Bartoletta's blog on the DL cuts is now on...

    Tianna Bartoletta's blog on the DL cuts is now on the front page. Powerful stuff.
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    And here's another one that I just saw: Mara...

    And here's another one that I just saw:

    Mara Yamauchi:
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    I thought both of them were impressive this week,...

    I thought both of them were impressive this week, as was the guy who won Friday night. The semis and finals should be fun to watch.
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    Here's another memo he didn't get: ...

    Here's another memo he didn't get:

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3435916/
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    Yes, as is the NYCM winner, Joyciline Jepkosgei.

    Yes, as is the NYCM winner, Joyciline Jepkosgei.
  24. Obviously, most men would not. If that...

    Obviously, most men would not. If that information has any relevance at all (assuming it's true), it's that it could influence men who are questioning their gender and--even more--men who have...
  25. Not to everyone!

    Not to everyone!
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