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Window on the Past:
The Irish Bambino

In late 1990s baseball, home runs were everywhere. The balls were allegedly juiced. The sluggers were definitely juiced. Players who had been lanky rookies would later display cartoon-sized muscles, thanks to a regimen of syringes in the posterior. Even hitters of mediocre power were expected to belt 15 home runs per season. About one centuryRead more..

Hibernia: Everybody Go Surfing, Surfing Donegal

It seems an unlikely choice, but apparently areas of Ireland’s west and northwest coastline are proving highly popular with members of the surfing fraternity these days, who are fairly flocking to ride the waves in such counties as Donegal, Clare, Sligo, and Waterford. Surf magazines in the U.S. and Australia have named Ireland as oneRead more..