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Plenty to choose from when talking about female buddy duos

November 30, 2009

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In the fifties, there was Lucy and Ethel on “I Love Lucy”. The seventies gave us Laverne and Shirley. And in the first decade of the new century, we’ve had Nikki and Andell from “The Parkers,” plus some other female buddy duos. For yours truly, there’s been ten memorable ones from this decade, even back […]

Tomorrow's show

November 29, 2009

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It’s going to be hard to fit in a show during a doubleheader for basketball tomorrow night, but should all go well, I’ll be on with Matt Dennis as we talk with a member of the Grizz Girls, recap our Thanksgiving breaks, talk a little football, and that long-awaited surprise that I’ve been promising the […]

Happy holidays, you're fired

November 29, 2009

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On Saturday morning, as I was eating a bowl of cereal, I received a text alert. While I get like a gazillion a day on my phone because of Twitter, this one was important. “Louisville fires Steve Kragathorpe,” the text alert read. Within the next 24 to 48 hours,  firings occured also at Akron, Virginia, and […]

Larry Porter: What does this mean for Tiger football?

November 29, 2009

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First off, I hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving break around these parts and also congrats to both the Bucs and the Lady Bucs for getting wins against North Alabama on Saturday at Canale Arena. The Bucs will be back in action Monday against Alabama-Huntsville in another doubleheader at Canale Arena. We’ll be back on Monday […]

Rockin the bling

November 28, 2009

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Kragathorpe out

November 28, 2009

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The cool thing about Twitter is that you can alert your followers on stuff that happens on the minute. According to sources, Louisville fired Steve Kragathorpe after four seasons at the helm. No timetable has been set on the start of the search for the new coach there.

West era ends in classic style.

November 27, 2009

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I wasn’t around for Bear Bryant’s last game but I’m certain that the players for Alabama understood the importance of sending the Bear out a winner. The same couldn’t be said about Tommy West, whose time at Memphis came to a heartbreaking end as they lost to the Tulsa Golden Hurricane in overtime 33-30. The […]