By John Pollack

For a bit of fun during the World Cup, the Journeyteam took part in a sweepstake, but since not everyone here is a fervent football fan who rushes home to watch 2-4 hours of games on replay every evening all month (that would be me!), we drew our teams at random. I drew the Netherlands – my second favorite team after Brazil – so obviously it was a disappointing final week for me, but the tournament overall has been great and I was glad to see the final didn’t come down to penalties. More»