See the previous diary for anything you may have missed. As an aside, there were 140 pages of mgoboard topics created from July until now, which compares to 70ish from January to June.JULY
4 - Upvoting and Downvoting are enabled
. First recorded negbangs happen
6 - HTTV 2009 was released
9 - You can follow Tate's mother's twitter, and we discovered a Forcier - Roundtree connection
. Go back and posbang him. Also, the first forum topic
12 - It's the offseason. Bad Movies that looked good
13 - Still the off season when we're talking about fictional Michigan Alumni
. Also, consensus
14 - Tim Hardaway Jr. is scouted
. Boundless optimism
about the season
15 Still the offseason. Underrated Movies
16- Kurt Wemers transfers
, trashes program
21, 22 - New Rivals 100
are released. We are very concerned.
22- Rick Reilly writes a Tiger Woods article
that portrays him in a negative light. Even though he's mainly right, Reilly is still a tool.
24- Mgoblog and Varsity Blue combine
25- Justin Feagin is dismissed
from the team
27- A thread on showering
29- Rich Rod
likes him some RAWK MUSIK
. Let's talk about the band
30- UCONN is announced
as the 2010 opener. Reactions
31- Offseason is almost over, but here's a 130 response thread on fast food
3- Coner isn't the only rapper
on the team.
4- Donovan Warren likes GERG
. Mgoboard talks about Chicks, man
7. Bouje complains about losing 7 mgopoints
. The future will not be good to him. Also, if we go into E. Lansing 4-0
. I don't think anybody made a correct prediction from that thread.
9- Feagin situation
is revealed. Freep starts Jihad
. Team learns
. Michael Rosenberg hit job
12- Brodie resurrects
his own thread from January. The title is the most entertaining part.
13- Mustaches for Michigan
to Rosenberg. Denard is fast
. You can find out which posters are shut in alcoholics
15- Talk about yourself
17- Wondering about lunch in Ann Arbor
21- Sommy hates
Fernando Rodney. (Dude... he produced)
23- You should learn about swimming
24- OH MY
GOD 3 QUARTERBACKS PLAY AGAINST WESTERN?
26- Another alcohol related thread
. This will be useful as the season progresses. Also, Shredder starts his MS Paint masterpieces
28- Jay passes Brian in Mgopoints
. Everything goes on as normal. MLIA.
30- The week before the opener, the Freep goes nuts
.SEPTEMBER (FOOTBALL IS BACK!)
1- Somebody comes to the defense
of Rosenberg? Herbie's got our back
. Or just read this entire page
. (Link will only work for... a day?). In this recap here's Brian recapping himself.
3- College football is back
. Hey, come back and check to see how wrong you were
on your predictions and cry yourself to sleep!
3- Brian has been doing a section season preview. The only part that was egrigriously wrong was The Linebackers
other position grouping was pretty
5- More alcohol.
Why? Because I just read Brian's season prediction
6- Hey, we beat Western
7- Mgoblog was sponsered by the M-Den
for awhile. This
is why you should never judge a team after week 1 unless its Illinois.
8- Free Jihad
still on. Panic
10- Shoutout to Box. Rosenberg Punches Dolphins
13- We Beat ND
. It was glorious
, however, scarred me.
15- Jonas Mouton punched
16- I blame this guy for the ensuing season.
20- We beat Eastern
. There's a lot of contentious talk over standing up. This thread
is an example
24- I'm not a fan, but Helmet Stickers
25- We fall off the wagon
. Also, the first rule of Mgopoints is to NEVER TALK ABOUT MGOPOINTS
27- We beat
really aren't happy
. Bill Lynch throws gum, makes my day.
As September draws to a close, we are 4-0. The rest of the year will be a long, drawn out trail of tears, full of frustration, anger, and sadness. There are 80 full pages of MgoBoard threads left, and 40 pages of content. I fear I won't make it through.OCTOBER
1- Denard will sign your forehead
3- Let's all blame GERG
4- We lose
to MSU. The people are restless
6- Tigers choke away
division. I die a little inside.
7- "Superfan" is kind of a dick
. Aside: the "superfan" during my senior year couldn't keep a f***** beat with a cowbell.
8- You should watch the E:60 Elliott Mealer story
9- Mgoblog suffers
break. I blame Fernando Rodney.
11- There are rumors
we will wear White pants at Iowa, and they refuse to die
12- We lose
to Iowa. Requisite monthly long Mgopoint thread
. Denard was in, Tate was concussed
14- Look over here! its baseball!
15- Rich Leach goes off
16- Tom VH interviews
defensive recruits. This thread is titled "I hate you all
17- We beat down
21- Bill Martin is retiring
. Blogfight vs. Deadspin
22- I have no idea why this thread
has 151 responses.
24- People are now angry at Rich Rod
24- We lose
25- Somebody suggests
27- Cissoko dismissed from the team
28- "Negbangs are out of control
31- It's Halloween. And the Illinois game. Dong Punch
We are still above .500 thanks to Baby Seal U. We can still make a bowl game...NOVEMBER
1- Let's look towards
2- Brian turns emo
(but not em0)
3- Carvin Johnson commits
. People start grumbling about 3*s again.
5- TKoB, people want him banned
6- Baskeball starts
7- This is an ugly thread. This one
isn't much better. This one is the worst.
7- I've been avoiding hockey. This is part of the reason.
We also lost to Purdue. Sigh.
9- This is a poorly reasoned argument
11- Mgoblog was down
. I was lost in the wilderness.
14- Henri, otter of ennui
. Or a Wisconsin loss.
16- Michael Wilbon spreads dumb rumors
18- Linked only for the sweet picture
. Mike Valenti has sources
19- Senior Haikus
. Henri strikes many down
. k06em01 wonders where he should unload his speculative rumor.
Incredibly, he has -666 points at the time of this posting.
21- A game happened
22- em0 starts to deteriorate
23- Let's just go to the fetal postion
. OMG A GIRL
29- Basketball falls twice
in Old Spice classic.
30- ND loves Bob StoopsDECEMBER
1- Let's poke at
the dead body of the Freep. We talk about hot chicks, man, in the avatar thread
and the only reason I mention it is because I got in a Rick Roll.
2- Basketball vs. BC
4- People are douchebags when Ray Vinopal commits
. But seriously
, stop hating.
12- Happy Trails
, random guy I've never seen post.
15- Big Ten Expansion
? GRID OF JUDGEMENT
This was this month. Hopefully you didn't forget what happened here last week.
Finally, I didn't get through the diaries. There are many great ones, but no good way to page through all of them that I've found. The back half of the year had lots more content, not all of it good. There were quite a few meltdowns that I didn't document, and much uglyness that has been deleted.
Here's to wildly optimistic projections for the future: