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When the Spotlight Goes Off – Ars Longa Art Cards

“So, what do you do for a living?” No, I’m not asking, merely musing on the idea of self-identification. In case you do one thing very properly underneath the...

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Did they get it right? – Ars Longa Art Cards

Is there any sports activities award that, by its very nature, incites extra controversy and consideration than the one given to the Most Worthwhile...

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Julie Freeman’s Hour in the Sun – Ars Longa Art Cards

The writer W.P. Kinsella as soon as got here throughout a number of strains in a baseball encyclopedia and was instantly intrigued. The entry was for a...

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Good Field, No Hit, Well-Liked – Ars Longa Art Cards

“The first thing I look for in the Sunday papers is who is below the Gerhardt line.” — George Brett Okay, Brett didn’t actually say that. It’s possible that...

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The Unknowable Superstar (Part 2) – Ars Longa Art Cards

John Thorn, in his ebook Baseball within the Backyard of Eden, opens a piece on Jim Creighton with the next anecdote: In a cricket exhibition in 1859...