Wednesday, 18 August 2010

Bobby Thomson Has Died

Sad news.  Scotland-born American baseball player Bobby Thomson has died in the dog days of summer.  He hit the most famous home run in the sport - the shot heard around the world - which allowed the Giants to win the pennant.  The event has been immortalised in various films and books, not least Underworld.
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THE WINNER OF THE 9TH FORTNIGHT POETRY PRIZE IS...

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