Soccer: Columbus Crew might land U.S. national team player
“We can get anyone,” he said. “As long as ownership says ‘let’s do it,’ we can get anyone. We’re in the position. We play good enough football that anyone would want to come play with us. I think that spot is very valuable to us for that reaso
Sundays With The Christianists: America, The Postscript
But happily, we live in the greatest America of all Americas, and so on. Surprisingly, there’s nothing in either textbook about those glorious Last Days, which you’d think would get at ... go on the face of the earth, he finds people with one grand ...
An Intimate View of America, From Above
I grew up seeing America ... he wished us good luck (the one and only time I’ve heard that), and handed us off to a military controller, through whose space we secured permission to fly. A few weeks ago, we set out again. Our destination was Columbus ...
Columbus' Confusion About the New World
"I am the saddest man in the world," he wrote, "because I do not recognize them." We need not deride Columbus' reluctance ... both on what America actually was and on what old writers and old experience led men to think it was, or ought to be or could ...
Coming to America: Who Was First?
A sixth-century Irish monk named Saint Brendan supposedly sailed to North America on a currach ... sent me here in chains," he wrote to Ferdinand and Isabella when he landed in Spain. "I swear that I do not know, nor can I think why."