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If Your Kid Suddenly Loses The Plot Mid-Conversation, This Could Be The Reason

If Your Kid Suddenly Loses The Plot Mid-Conversation, This Could Be The Reason

Holding a conversation with a five-year-old can be an adventure. One second you’re sharing opinions on favorite breakfast cereals, the next they’ve jumped ship to something vague about a cartoon octopus.   What seems like a limited vocabulary or difficulty in keeping focused could actually be an inability to reconcile inferences with another person’s perspective. …

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Perspective | Only in Washington do NBA stars get $251 million participation trophies

Perspective | Only in Washington do NBA stars get $251 million participation trophies

Placeholder while article actions load We should all be so lucky one day to afford living in the wondrous land of make-believe. After signing the richest contract in Washington Wizards history, Bradley Beal has all the money necessary to build an estate — maybe four — in that dreamy paradise. Beal thinks he can win …

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Perspective | Four outs in an inning? It was a surprise to the Nationals, too.

Perspective | Four outs in an inning? It was a surprise to the Nationals, too.

Placeholder while article actions load Nationals baseball in 2022: Come to see the players who might contribute in the future. Stay for the utter confusion. Here are some of the things that happened on a gorgeous Wednesday afternoon at Nationals Park: One Washington Nationals base runner tried to tag up at third base with two …

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Perspective | The debate about Washington’s greatest athlete is over: It’s Katie Ledecky

Perspective | The debate about Washington’s greatest athlete is over: It’s Katie Ledecky

Placeholder while article actions load One of the fallbacks for radio hosts when the local teams aren’t performing well — which is almost always nowadays — is to raise this question: “Who is the greatest athlete to represent the Washington area?” or, as the pundits now like to call it, “the DMV.” It is a …

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Perspective | When golfers ignore who signs the checks, they miss what’s being bought

Perspective | When golfers ignore who signs the checks, they miss what’s being bought

Placeholder while article actions load Dustin Johnson met with the media Tuesday in London, announced that he had resigned from the PGA Tour, acknowledged that would make him ineligible to play in the Ryder Cup, and joined the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series. He characterized his decision-making thusly: “I chose what’s best for me and my …

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