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Canadian Women’s National Team: Drama Llamas

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So right now the Canadian WNT is on strike or something.

But if you don’t care enough to read about all of the particulars (like me), I think this sums it up pretty well:

Isn't the Canadian men's team more crappy than the U.S. men's team? That's saying something.

Or you could go listen to this interview which sums up the prelude to the WNT strike pretty well.

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February 9, 2011 at 9:39 pm

Canada Women’s National Team: Plus Tiffany Weimer

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Best Twitter conversation ever?

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February 3, 2011 at 4:04 am

USA Women’s National Team: On today’s game vs. Canada

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No rice for you!

There are just some internet memes that really speak to me, you know?

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January 23, 2011 at 4:27 pm

CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup: Canada wins it

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Canada wins the 2010 CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup on a penalty kick from Christine Sinclair, awarded because of Veronica Perez’s Very Terrible Brain Fart. (Sorry, kid. Hope they don’t hold it against you.)

Dey live in da hood and doesn't afraid of anything

I whip my hair back and forth

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November 9, 2010 at 1:27 pm

W-League: Dear Vancouver If You Please

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I’ll be the first to say that I am not a fan of Vancouver the city. Granted, my first and only visit only lasted 45 minutes, as my family spent most of the time in Richmond, where the citizenry irritated me to no end and I was never so happy to be an American than while I was languishing in British Columbia. I was so happy when we crossed back into Washington State, and when we arrived in Seattle it was SUNNY (yes, sunny), and that is how I know Canada hates me back.

But I would be very happy if Vancouver got a WPS team, and there are good reasons why they should. Among which is that it seems to be a rite of passage for the Canadian women’s national soccer team players to spend a season or several for the Vancouver Whitecaps, which is a very talented team in its own right (hell, it’s probably better than the beleaguered Atlanta Beat before it became the Atlantica, haw haw!). They could definitely make the jump to WPS if they had TEH MONEYZ. Rich Canadians please take note.

Another good reason is this:

YOU KNOW YOU WANT THIS IN THE WPS

Yes, I realize the kit is adidas and MLS. PUMA TAKE NOTE THIS IS WHAT THE KITS SHOULD LOOK LIKE.

Edit: I mean we want Kara Lang in the WPS, not the kit.

A closing thought: if Canada had a WPS team, it would be interesting to see whether Americans would count as “internationals” as they do here. Certainly more Canadians would be able to play in the WPS.

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June 13, 2010 at 4:32 am

CONCACAF U-17 Women’s Championship Semifinal: USA loses it

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After thinking about it, I decided that it really wasn’t my place to blame 15-16 year old girls for not upholding the legacy of Mia Hamm or something.

BLAME CANADA FOR SUCKY USA GAME PLAN

Neither of these needs an inhaler

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March 19, 2010 at 5:26 am

Cyprus Cup 2010: Canada won it

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Canada wins the 2010 Cyprus Cup on a goal from Diana Matheson.

Dey live in da hood and doesn't afraid of anything

Neither of these is Diana Matheson

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March 3, 2010 at 7:37 pm