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Pursuit of happiness for Americans

Originally Published: March 15, 2011
By Joel Drucker | Special to ESPN.com

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- Speaking of his native land, the novelist Henry James once said, "It's a complex fate, being an American, and one of the responsibilities it entails is fighting against a superstitious valuation of Europe."

No matter that James died nearly 100 years ago, surely his quote would resonate with America's two most successful tennis players of the post-Andre Agassi era, Andy Roddick and James Blake.

Sunday afternoon Roddick and Blake played ...

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