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Covers Tournament: Elite 8 Day 1 Results!

Who is ready for the Final Four?! Two songs have emerged victorious and are ready to rumble in the finals. Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’s “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” kind of collapsed at the end of this tournament.  Turns out, people still liked … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Elite 8 – Day 1

We’ve come a long way, kids.  And now we are so close to the end! The plan is to get through the Elite 8 and have the finals when we are all getting ready for and celebrating Turkey Day. All … Continue reading

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Fall 2011 Covers Tournament: Round of 32 Day 2 Results

  Four more songs have claimed their spot in the Sweet 16! Not a whole lot of debate on this evening’s match ups.  A fairly respectably number of  voters (18) weighed in on this evening’s songs.  Plus, three more songs … Continue reading

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Round of 32: Day 2

Is anyone else totally struggling with how early it gets dark right now? All I want to do is hang out in my apartment and make soup and bake things.  Is it too soon in the season to want to … Continue reading

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Covers Tournament: Round of 64, Day 7 Results

  Sometimes life is extra fun and fantastic, so it gets in the way of on time posting.  Some very good friends of mine got engaged last night and a group of our friends met them at their favorite bar … Continue reading

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Covers Tournament: Round of 64, Day 7

Alrighty this is going to have to be short and sweet.  I am just back from a week in DC, learning about cool public health things at a conference and having ridiculous amounts of fun.  But now I am super … Continue reading

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Covers Tournament: Round of 64, Day 3 Results

Alright folks, the end of Day 3 of the Round of 64 has arrived.   It seems like the extra day of voting got us a few more voters, which is always a good thing.  Feel free to invite your … Continue reading

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