Announcing the 2009 Homeless World Cup

If you plan to attend, make your reservations now — rooms aren’t going fast.

The best thing about this as far as the organizers are concerned is the travel savings — when the Games are over, they can just drop the athletes off anywhere.

The big incentive for all the athletes is that the team that wins the cup will get to live in it.

Of course, given the economic condition of the USA and where things are headed, it might be wise of all of us to start honing our soccer skills — because “there but for the grace of Hope.”