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|3 weeks 5 days ago||I really wanted him to dunk||
I really wanted him to dunk the ball on Purdue!
|13 weeks 2 days ago||Anyone selling 2 tickets in||
Anyone selling 2 tickets in the Michigan alumni section? I've already bought plane tickets and booked the hotel, just searching for tickets now.
|20 weeks 5 hours ago||Refereeing.||
|20 weeks 9 hours ago||This is in response to||
This is in response to Brian's UFR posted today.
|20 weeks 9 hours ago||It's from Brian's UFR posted||
It's from Brian's UFR posted today:
|20 weeks 6 days ago||What happened to Terry||
What happened to Terry Richardson? He could have been another JD.
|26 weeks 3 days ago||Wow this comment from that||
Wow this comment from that Derrick Green recruiting post is just brutal in retrospect:
Is it an inappropriate comparison to say that the backfield of Gardner/Toussaint/Green is comparable to that of Smith/Pittman/Wells? The biggest difference is that Gardner is a far more accurate passer than Smith, and probably has a stronger arm too.
|36 weeks 8 hours ago||This is important: who is the||
This is important: who is the coach?
|1 year 11 weeks ago||Before the season I predicted||
Before the season I predicted 7-5. I thought that the team would lose some games that they should have won, but win against MSU and OSU. Instead, they took care of business - although they did win some games with much larger margins than predicted (3 game shutout streak, Florida). We were pretty close to losing against Minnesota and Indiana though: losing would have resulted in a 7-5 regular season as predicted with a much weaker narrative. Thankfully we didn't and reached 10 wins.
|1 year 23 weeks ago||(No subject)||
|1 year 23 weeks ago||16-0 Michigan||
|1 year 40 weeks ago||Harbaugh went 4-8 in his||
Harbaugh went 4-8 in his first season at Stanford in 2007, with wins over their rivals #2 USC and California, breaking a 5-year losing streak against both USC and Cal, a 36-game USC winning streak at home, and dashing USC's national title hopes. The USC game was considered to be a bigger upset than App State. If Michigan went 4-8 with wins over OSU and MSU, I think most people will be quite satisfied.
|2 years 21 weeks ago||UMich only keeps their emails||
UMich only keeps their emails backed up for 7 days, so if David Brandon deleted this email they would have no way of recovering it for the FOIA request.
Source: worked for CAEN
|2 years 23 weeks ago||It would be interesting to||
It would be interesting to compare this to RichRod.
|2 years 30 weeks ago||"Defense of line"||
Really? Please proofread, we're Michigan fergodsake!
|2 years 32 weeks ago||Yes, Austin is still an||
Yes, Austin is still an awesome place. In fact, out of all the places I've lived in (Ann Arbor, Portland, Santa Clara, Seattle) it's still my favorite. The drawbacks you listed are indeed correct. Traffic is terrible and you'll probably want to start and end work at more unusual times in order to avoid rush hour. If you don't want or can't do this, then I suggest living on the same side of the river (Lady Bird "Lake") as your job. The weather in the summer can be terrible and sometimes breaks even 110F in the summer.
However, everything else is truly awesome. Real estate is currently still cheap (but quickly rising), the city is liberal and quirky and accepting of everyone, the music scene is terrific, the food is multi-cultural with terrific Texan BBQ, every season other than the summer is great, Texas has no state income tax, Google Fiber is coming soon, and it's quickly becoming one of the leading tech hubs in the US. Best of all, there's a major Michigan alum presence with plenty of places to watch Michigan football and basketball. Go Blue!
|3 years 14 weeks ago||Well, technically he's||
Well, technically he's correct. If the same thing happened to us with OSU, then we'd be furious and the board would be melting down. It's just hilarious for us since it's Michigan State.
|3 years 30 weeks ago||Terry Richardson||
Where's Terry Richardson? He's completely missing from the depth chart. Did something happen with him?
|3 years 33 weeks ago||Even if he has not explicitly||
Even if he has not explicitly deterred anyone from seeking actual medical help, it's reasonable to assume that this is exactly what people have been doing. When's the last time you've simultaneously tried two different cures for your illness? People generally try one cure first and wait until it's obvious that the cure isn't working before trying something else. Meanwhile, your infection gets worse, your chopped toe becomes gangrenous, your completely curable pancreatic cancer passes the point of no return (a la Steve Jobs), etc.
|3 years 33 weeks ago||Um, science gets to determine||
Um, science gets to determine what is and isn't rational. Children die from minor and completely curable diseases due to their faith healer parents deciding to not treat them using medicine and just praying instead.
Don't believe me? Just do a Google search and see for yourself:
|3 years 33 weeks ago||I don't think you realize||
I don't think you realize just how dangerous faith healing is. Children literally die from this based on their parents' beliefs.
|4 years 22 weeks ago||Mark Moundros, a walk-on FB,||
Mark Moundros, a walk-on FB, was starting for Michigan too during the RR years
|4 years 28 weeks ago||Yeah this is how I meant it.||
Yeah this is how I meant it.
|4 years 28 weeks ago||That's me, I'm the elephant!||
That's me, I'm the elephant!
|4 years 30 weeks ago||In today's environment that||
In today's environment that sounds awfully political...
|4 years 38 weeks ago||I get the play off Fab 5, but||
I get the play off Fab 5, but why are they mad?
|4 years 41 weeks ago||No I think that only||
No I think that only Northwestern is violet, Michigan is Maize and Blue.
|4 years 41 weeks ago||No, if you did something bad||
No, if you did something bad it would be your employer who gets sued. This is because you don't have millions of dollars, but your employer does. They would sue your employer for poor workplace environment, lack of employee training, etc.
Here's an example: if you get hit by a truck, your family can sue the trucking company for millions of dollars in damages if the trucker is an employee of the company.
|4 years 41 weeks ago||Kaplan has a list of 40 or so||
Kaplan has a list of 40 or so words that commonly appear on the GRE. For me, at least two of the words appeared (it's been a while so I'm not sure about the details). Be sure to learn those 40 words, it's probably one of the best bang-for-your-buck areas to cover. Also, to get this list, you can find it through Google's book project for free. They scanned the book and you can search for the list in the book.
|4 years 45 weeks ago||Get with the times||
And come on, seriously, get with the times. Even Houston (yes, the major city in redneck Texas) has an openly gay mayor.