It is Thursday, and I hope it is a wonderful one for you. You're doing great. Have a great day. To the links!
A Defender named 'Shooter'? Meet D.C. United's Taylor Kemp | News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News | WJLA: A nice interview with Taylor Kemp from the new broadcast partner.
USA U17s beat France to win International Montaigu Tournament - Stars and Stripes FC: The U17s won this tournament for the first time since 1992, and D.C. United academy player Chris Durkin played center back and captained the team for most of their games; rumor has him heading to Inter to train with their academy next.
Black & Red United is having a meetup on April 16 - Black And Red United: Come hang out with us!
How US Soccer mistreats World Cup-winning Women’s National Team: A very in-depth article about the institutional problems that the USWNT have and continue to face, and the ways that they are trying to fight back.
Jurgen Klinsmann is to blame for the regression of the U.S. men’s soccer team.: When you are big enough to get the Slate treatment, you know something is going wrong.
Migrant workers suffer 'appalling treatment' in Qatar World Cup stadiums, says Amnesty | Global development | The Guardian: Awful news, and exactly what we knew was happening.
Ranking: Every Alternative Rock No. 1 Hit From Worst to Best | Consequence of Sound: So I lost a couple hours to this last night, especially listening to the good (and often, the very bad) music that was big in my middle school and high school years. This may bring back similar memories for many of you, so give it a dive.
That's all I've got. What's up?