Speaking Of Soccer......

Dudly D. Doright a45acp4me at JUNO.COM
Mon Jul 12 12:00:09 MDT 1999


Well, maybe he had to stop for a haircut, or a "               ".  Never
mind.

DD

On Mon, 12 Jul 1999 00:08:14 -0400 "John A. Quayle" <blueoval at SGI.NET>
writes:
>Orange County Register
>http://www.ocregister.com/sports/wwcno011w2.shtml
>
>Large crowd greets Clinton with boos
>
>NOTES: Some delays are created by security precautions taken by the
>Secret
>Service.
>
>July 11, 1999
>By SCOTT M. REID, JANIS CARR and EUGENE W. FIELDS
>The Orange County Register
>
>Sunday, July 11, 1999
>
>PASADENA — When President Clinton finally showed up 17 minutes into
>Saturday afternoon's United States-China Women's World Cup final
>Saturday,
>many in the Rose Bowl crowd of 90,185 welcomed him with a chorus of
>boos.
>The President's party was supposed to arrive at 12:40 p.m., early
>enough
>for the match's 12:50 kickoff. In anticipation of his arrival, the
>Secret
>Service and other security forces blocked several entrances into the
>Rose
>Bowl. The result was several bottlenecks. Even Marla Messing, CEO of
>World
>Cup '99, missed the pre-match ceremonies and the game's first 10
>minutes.
>
>Clinton then created a series of similar delays after the match.
>
>"Right now (Clinton and his party) are a thorn in the side," FIFA
>communications director Keith Cooper said. "There is another
>expression I
>could use, but we'll go with that one today."

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