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Retired sports columnist for the Mercury News/Bay Area News Group. Motto: Risky Opinions On Demand

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RT @shannonrwatts: When gently corrected by one of the astronauts about how other women have spacewalked, Donald Trump uses his middle…
Going 6-0 doesn’t guarantee anything for the @49ers . But it does mean they can play .500 the rest of the way and finish 11-5, which would likely make the playoffs. Back in July, who would have thought? They won today without scoring a TD. Fascinating season.
Hockey people doing hockey things.
I think Sharks are saving me one. But thanks for the thought. Fun game Saturday. Sharks just need to tighten up some things.
Wish I’d been there to say. All these years later, I still think he is the most endearing personality in Sharks history.
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