Diary of an American in Paris: Days 2,3 & 4

Hi all. While I had the best intentions of updating every day from Paris, somehow I just never seemed to have the time or adequate internet connection. Anyway, here are some of my thoughts from the last few days. Day 2 (1st June) I originally decided to skip the sightseeing today and head straight over […]

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Diary of an American in Paris: Day 1

Hi all, It’s Sunday morning and I’m currently sitting in a taxi on my way into Paris. People who know me well would tell you that I tend to plan things out. That’s not true for this trip. Last week, I booked a flight to Paris returning to London 5 days later. Until yesterday, I […]

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What Ever Happened to Consistency?

For years now, I’ve been able to comfortably sit down to watch a match between any top 5 player and a player out of the top 5 with little belief that an upset was possible. However, recently the game has changed. Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have been the dominant figures in tennis for at […]

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Top Ten Surprises of the 2009 US Open

***REPOSTED FROM MY PREVIOUS BLOG “LIVE AND LET DIGRESS*** ORIGINALLY DATED September 13, 2009 10. Marat Safin loses in the first round of his last Grand Slam event. *This wasn’t actually a surprise considering how he’s been playing this year, but I couldn’t let his retirement go by without saying something. People tend to forget […]

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The Giant Masters the Maestro

***REPOSTED FROM MY PREVIOUS BLOG “LIVE AND LET DIGRESS”*** ORIGINALLY DATED September 15, 2009 The US Open is over and the king of Flushing Meadows has been dethroned. For the past five years, I have been able to confidently watch Roger Federer dispatch a slew of final opponents to take home the title. So yesterday, […]

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Dear Andy Roddick (A Letter About the Wimbledon Final),

***REPOSTED FROM MY PREVIOUS BLOG “LIVE AND LET DIGRESS”*** ORIGINALLY DATED JULY 5, 2009You are now only one step away from the elusive Wimbledon place-setting, four pretty inscribed silver plates, better known as four runner-up trophies. If you achieve this amazing feat, you and Roger can team up for the ultimate Wimbledon trophy dinner. You […]

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Breakfast at Wimbledon, A Sunday Morning Preview

***REPOSTED FROM MY PREVIOUS BLOG “LIVE AND LET DIGRESS”*** ORIGINALLY DATED JULY 4, 2009 There are few things that could pull me out of bed at 9am on a Sunday morning when I get up at 6:30 for work during the week. One of these rare occasions is the men’s Wimbledon final. Wimbledon is my […]

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