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Shaky foundation a reason for WPS's latest hurdle

Voepel on WPS suspension

Updated: January 30, 2012, 8:22 PM ET
By Mechelle Voepel | ESPN.com

A brain fascinated by construction was also flummoxed by even mildly advanced mathematics. All the TinkerToy, Lego and Tog'l playing in the world couldn't help me become a civil engineer. I had to accept just reading about how structures were built, not building them myself.

Some of the most interesting stories are, sadly, about structural failure, and engineering's progression has always been based in part on learning what went wrong, usually with the foundation.

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