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"It’s about the blokes, our men and women of the Armed Forces. It’s about Derek, a rugby player who has lost both his legs, it’s about Carl whose jaw is wired up so he has been drinking through a straw....
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I Will Continue to Call Our Fighting Men and Women ‘Heroes’

Politics / US Politics : The Moderate Voice (3 years ago)

I have not said anything about the brouhaha sparked by MSNBC’s Chris Hayes on Sunday when he said that he felt “uncomfortable” describing those members of our armed forces killed in action “heroes.” I have not said anything because ... Read Post


Sports : With Leather (5 years ago)

It is sooooo obvious, amirite? The dentally challenged bloke pictured above is Welsh rugby player Gareth Thomas. He has played for the English national rugby team and currently is a winger for something called the Cardiff Blues. And... Read Post

Rugby post-try dances are almost as cool as NFL touchdown celebrations

Sports : The Early Lead (8 months ago)

Rugby and football have more in common than big burly men (and sometimes women) tackling each other for a ball. They also feature elaborate celebrations after a player scores. ”Rugby HQ,” which airs on Fox Sports Australia, rounded ... Read Post

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