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Archive: October, 2010

Irish need a wakeup call

Friday, October 1, 2010, 1:27 PM
Sister Barbara Anne is keeping the faith this week. She's staying home in Mishawake, Ind., and won't make the trip to Beantown for the Holy War, Notre Dame at Boston College, 8 p.m., 6ABC and 97.5 FM, the Fanatic in Philly. Here's her take: After predicting with my heart instead of my head, I had... Read more
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John Quinn, 57, is sports editor at the Philadelphia Inquirer and is a third generation member of the Subway Alumni.

His grandfather used to listen to the radio and yell out to his son playing on the hardscrabble streets of Corona, Queens: “Bill Shakespeare just threw another touchdown pass!”
His father used to listen to the transistor radio and yell out to his son playing for Stony Brook on Long Island: “Joe Montana just threw another touchdown pass!”
He listens to the radio and yells out to his son watching Phineas and Ferb on a 46-inch HDTV: “Dayne Crist just threw another touchdown pass!” Meanwhile, Jack, 9, will not be a fourth generation member of the Subway Alumni. Reach John at jquinn@phillynews.com.

John Quinn Inquirer Staff Writer
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