Agassi, Sampras, Chang, Courier

Sampras, Agassi, Chang, Courier. HSBC Tennis Cup @ the Verizon Center.

So. Much. Fun. Getting to see my childhood heroes in action, joking around, having fun. And getting to be so close to the action! Stellar.

Chang and Agassi are, and probably always will be, my favorite players.

How to get Rafa Nadal to smile

By proposing to him, apparently. Thanks to Yahoo! Sports for the news:

During the world No. 2’s second round match at the Aussie Open a woman in the stands yelled, “Hey, Nadal, will you marry me?”, much to the delight of others in the crowd and the Eurosport announcers broadcasting the match. At first Nadal ignored the question, probably wanting to stay focused on returning serve, but as the laughter increased he gave a shy wave of the hand and then burst out into a full smile before the point.

Links of the Day, September 15

News

Health care

Immigration

Green

  • So close … and yet so far: the California Senate passes an ambitious renewable energy bill … which Governor Schwarzenegger says he’s going to veto.

Links of the Day, September 1

Four months of 2009 left!

News

Green

Human trafficking

Health care