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  •  We are indeed. (4+ / 0-)
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    I'm an underdog kind of "rooter."  Besides, one of my favorite chefs, under whom I worked when I was young and carefree, was from Ghana -- I loved the guy.

    "We think the truth is bad enough. It obviously is." -- Fishgrease

    by gchaucer2 on Sat Jun 26, 2010 at 02:41:45 PM PDT

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    •  Was Ghanna the underdog? (2+ / 0-)
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      Kos created a site promoting a variety of views & communities; some [believe] they created dKos & it should conform to their image of it. MKSinSA 2/7/10

      by David PA on Sat Jun 26, 2010 at 02:43:08 PM PDT

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      •  I don't even follow (4+ / 0-)
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        football (soccer) but I did know that Ghana beat the US in the last thingy mabob like this one -- but, in America -- every country seems to become the underdog to me.  Don't get me wrong, I'm proud of our soccer team and what they have done to raise awareness and fondess of the sport -- but, I really wanted an African country to hang in there -- even if it meant beating us.

        "We think the truth is bad enough. It obviously is." -- Fishgrease

        by gchaucer2 on Sat Jun 26, 2010 at 02:49:18 PM PDT

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        •  Yes - understand. Soccer is a sport in which the (3+ / 0-)
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          smaller countries of the world can shine.

          Kos created a site promoting a variety of views & communities; some [believe] they created dKos & it should conform to their image of it. MKSinSA 2/7/10

          by David PA on Sat Jun 26, 2010 at 02:54:10 PM PDT

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          •  honestly, if it means the end of vuvuzelas (2+ / 0-)
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            on the teevee ... I don't care if we did lose.

            Gimme the WNBA!!!

            (Golf? That's like watching ... paint dry.)

            Texas is NO Bush League! LBJ, Lady Bird, Sully Sullenberger, Ike, Molly Ivins, Barbara Jordan, Ann Richards, Drew Brees -7.50,-5.59

            by BlackSheep1 on Sat Jun 26, 2010 at 03:08:21 PM PDT

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