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Where are the black figure skaters?

BEIJING (AP) — Before the start of her own Olympic career, Canadian figure skater Vanessa James had seen Black Girl Magic on the ice. It was on display at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, when French skater Surya Bonaly leapt into…

Birthdays, cardinals and rollerblades

My oldest son turned 13 on January 19 and my youngest son turned 10 on January 20. They're both officially in double digits, which is hard for this mom to believe. Since they were babies, we have had a double birthday party, as opposed…