los muchachos del verano
les garçons de l'été
i ragazzi di estate
die Jungen des Sommers
Garrison Keillor has another fine essay up at Salon. Most of his are good, but this is one of the greats: When the crooked politicians and crazy evangelists have got you down, it's time to remember Dad and take yourself out to a ballgame.
Even though I'm utterly lacking the sports gene, this hit home (cough, cough).