Since we're coming up on the new year and all, and I only have boring things to do, I'm going to attempt to recap the year for us. If you feel as though I left a particularly important topic or board thread off, feel free to post it in a comment and I'll add it in.JANUARY
5 - Will Campbell re-committed
to Michigan, and there was much
) rejoicing. Also, first mention I can find of the "Rich Rod recruits 3*s meme
") Slightly ironic that it comes on the day a 5* commits.
7 - Tom VH interviews
9 - Everybody
hates Fox broadcasting the MNC game. (seriously, there are more topics than I want to link to)
12 - Brian is compared
to Drew Sharp. Hilarity ensues.
! floated as a name, then commits on the 20th
19 - 7 people decided to comment on Tom VH's Cullen Christian interview
22 - I missed
, and am sad that I'm not Enjoy Life's friend
25 - Conboy and Tropp commit a crime
29 - It's been an up and down month for basketball, but we lose to OSU
and are 4-5 in conference. Tourney aspirations are dimming.
30 - Possibly the first mention of BLACK UNIFORMS!!!
, but certainly not the last.FEBRUARY
2 - Refs screw us over
twice in the same day. My hatred of Jim Burr grows
4- Signing day
. We lose 2 DTs, gain Q-wash and Jeron Stokes, Adrian Witty and Denard Robinson
5- WLA takes over
6- Tim and Paul are guest posting. Baby Seal U
is announced as a game, the people are unimpressed
12- Dex helpfully
UFRs the Ohio State game from November for those who were misinformed
13- Who's your favorite obscure player?
16- Threet transfers
23- We, uh, lose
to Iowa in OT
25- Somehow, there are 299 comments in the Maker's Mark boycott post.
27- We proceed to beat
Purdue.Liveblog is a curse
meme lives on strong
throughout this month.MARCH
2- Seriously guys? 70% of Mgoblog votes agains
t having a liveblog for the last game of the basketball season, against Minnesota
3- Brian realizes
he is a harbinger of bad luck
Craven Morehead? He's banned
. Oh, the simple days.
8- There is a counter petition
to the petition to get night games. In other news, people believe that online petitions are noticed. Also, MAIZE JERSEYS
!!! And people think
that MSU is fraudulent and won't do well in the tourney
12- DG commits
16- Basketball makes
19- And we beat Clemson
23- then lose
to man-child Blake Griffin and OU. People discover
Poole1dan and make fun
25- Spring practice has begun
, Hockey bracket is posted
27- We lose
to the zoomies.
on Denard starting starts
29- Oh hey, I found the a classic McFarlin thread
30- Just so you know, Diclemeg with -1635 points as of posting, thinks Denard will start at QB
, and stakes his reputation to it.
31- To help you cope, Coner drops some mad rhymesAPRIL
7 - I didn't attend the inaugural Mgotailgate
at the spring game as I was far too drunk, but here's the plan
9 - Hello: Evan Metrics
13- Tate drops bombs
in the spring game
15- Greg Paulus is seriously considering
playing quarterback in college. Hey, another McFarlin
thread! Also, people seriously hate
the thought of Greg Paulus.
19- Somebody mentions USC's lack of institutional control
. Way to be 8 months early, and use U$C.
20- Barkavious Mingo vs. Iris Macadangdang in the name of the year
24- Backlash against new posters commences
30- Drew Dileo commits, people are not happy
5 - McFarlin is banned. This thread
11- Brian addresses
the bitching and overall creepyness. Anton Scalia bashes Ohio State
18 - "Douchey Mgoblog Users
" reminded us to stop talking on our cell phones when ordering sandwiches.
21- People haven't gotten word
that online polls won't get us a night game.
25- Mgopoints are halfheartedly introduced
. I start planning my mgopoint retirement fund.
May was kind of a slow month. I didn't link to the variety of small fights about oversigning, stars, etc.JUNE
1- Kelvin and Kevin Grady come back
into the fold
3- I include this link
only because of Brian's throwaway line at the end: "Daily
continues murdering Detroit papers, this time landing an extensive interview with Toney Clemons
" Sadly, the Freep just sat on their interview...
10- WLA vs. GBMW blogfight escalates
. Topic had GOOD MOTOR but FAILS to resolve CONFLICT PEECEFULY. Also, every month must have the requisite 3* recruit post.
29 - Tim Hardaway Jr. commits
30 - Mgoblog's secondary USA soccer craze comes to an end
with a loss in the Confed Cup to Brazil
Another slow month. Hopefully I'll get the 2nd half of the year up sometime tomorrow.