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The best Super Bowl

Confetti falling, tears running down my face, my legs and arms tired from the jumping and yellow towel waving. That’s the memory. That’s the memory I tell people about when they ask what was the most significant moment of my life in tedious ice-breakers and boring interviews. The memory of
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Sports should be about more than just doom, gloom

Last Thursday was a dark, dark day for me. As in a throw-my-phone-at-the-wall, break-down-in-sobs-with-mascara-running, question-the-meaning-of-life kind of day. Troy Polamalu had retired. Now, I’ve been a Steelers fan for about as long as I can remember, and there hasn’t been a player I’ve loved more than Troy. I’m on my
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