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I’m torn

My patriotism has me rooting for the US hockey team but I would feel really bad for Canada if they didn’t get the gold. It would become a national obsession. They would spend the next four years hating the team that beat them. Michigan Gov. Grandholm doesn’t seem to have a problem rooting for America:

“The U.S., come on!” Granholm said jokingly during an appearance on “Fox News Sunday.”
“I left Canada when I was four!”

Update: OOPS! Sorry, Canada! USA takes it 5 to 3.

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Tom M.

posted February 22, 2010 at 6:25 am

Let me boast a local and personal connection to previous U. S. Olympic hockey teams. My cousin Mike Richter was goalie for the United States Olympic hockey team and World Cup teams more than once, the first time being at Calgary in 1988. He grew up in Flourtown and practiced at the Wissahickon Skating Club. He won a Stanley Cup with the New York Rangers and is retired now; I saw him this past Thanksgiving.

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posted February 22, 2010 at 1:02 pm

My cousin Mike Richter
Whoa, glad I was sitting down when I read that. Very awesome, Tom M.

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Arne Rodgaard

posted April 27, 2010 at 5:52 pm

Dear Michele,
I am so sorry to hear about your illness. I have read your blog, and I pray for you every day. I hope remisssion is in your future. I am happy to see that you have an way to vent and meet friends on your blog. I find your blogs about religion and politics very intersting. I have enjoyed reading them. I am glad that you have found an outlet to vent your emotions and help others through your blog.
I did not know you had two teenager daughters. I sponser a little girl in Thailand myself.
I know we have had our differences in the past, but I am hoping that you will write back to me.
Either way, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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