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The plan didn’t go exactly the way I thought it would, which, they tell me, is why they make erasers. Or these days a delete button.

After graduating from the University of Miami in 1974 with a degree in communications and a resume that included being sports editor and editor-in-chief of the award-winning school newspaper, the Miami Hurricane, I was certain I’d be headed back to my native New York to cover the Rangers, Knicks, Jets or Yankees for either the New York Daily News, Post or Newsday. Who knows, maybe if I was really lucky, the staid New York Times would be hot on my trail, too …

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Sunday Morning Coffee — January 9, 2022 — Sunday Morning Scramble

09 Jan 2022 I By Roy Berger

Yes, this was supposed to be a coffee-free Sunday. Last week’s Sunday Morning Coffee was lengthy, there were a bunch of items left over plus stuff that compiled this week.…

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Sunday Morning Coffee — January 2, 2022 — Sunday Morning Scramble

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Sunday Morning Coffee — December 26, 2021

26 Dec 2021 I By Roy Berger

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from SMC.  Thanks for following us. Here’s to a healthy, safe and maskless 2022!  See y’all next Sunday.

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Sunday Morning Coffee — Sunday Morning Scramble — December 12, 2021

12 Dec 2021 I By Roy Berger

Ed Before we hit the breakfast buffet for today’s scramble of random thoughts, a quick note for anyone who didn’t get last week’s Sunday Morning Coffee in their email. We…

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Sunday Morning Coffee — December 5, 2021 — Crossing Paths with a Baseball Lifer

05 Dec 2021 I By Roy Berger

Bill Virdon was different from us kids growing up in the 50s and 60s.  We loved baseball and watched from the bleachers or on television or enjoyed the passion of…

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Sunday Morning Coffee — November 21, 2021 — What If?

21 Nov 2021 I By Roy Berger

Yeah, I know. If “Ifs and Buts” were candy and nuts every day would be Christmas. But they’re not. In fact, there’s only one day of Christmas. Which leads me…

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