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|1 day 17 hours ago||offing them?||
whoa whoa whoa let's not get hasty and start murdering anyone
|4 weeks 1 day ago||Corona, Labatt and Coors||
That's only 3 beers ya drunk!
But seriously, those beers are low quality. It's summer in Michigan, drink some Bell's Oberon.
|6 weeks 5 days ago||René Auberjonois||
René Auberjonois? #StarTrek
|6 weeks 5 days ago||I enjoy the stuff myself, but||
I enjoy the stuff myself, but if it's hurting his game then it's a problem. He looked good in Summer League the other night but these bits from a recent NBA.com article are concerning.
|6 weeks 5 days ago||Good luck young man||
Hoping he has a successful year and is in a position to enroll for 2017
|8 weeks 6 days ago||Fucking brilliant||
Choice bit from your first link:
"As any intelligible American English taboo word or phrase was considered fair game, the participants ended up generating a total of 533 taboo words, including the rather obscure 'cum dumpster' and 'ass pirate'."
|9 weeks 5 days ago||Thanks, Yo. I posted a few flyers on the block||
Thanks, Yo. I posted a few flyers on the block this morning and it didn't take long to get a call from a neighbor that she was huddled in the corner of his back porch. Definitely a pos bang worthy relief to have her back so quickly!!
|9 weeks 5 days ago||my indoor cat escaped last night and hasn't||
my indoor cat escaped last night and hasn't returned yet. pos bang me good luck in her making it back home soon!
|10 weeks 3 days ago||I understand you are angry and hurt and this post||
I understand you are angry and hurt and this post felt like a way to respond to the gravity of this event. We are all reacting in our own way. For many of us that happens in private.
|13 weeks 5 days ago||Sadly in agreement here.||
Sadly in agreement here. Urban has won fewer than 8.5 games just twice in his career. Both of them were 8 win seasons. And one was his first year as a head coach, at Bowling Green.
|14 weeks 2 days ago||The Democrat?||
One time presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley?
|15 weeks 4 days ago||everybody's doin||
everybody's doin it
|17 weeks 6 days ago||BA||
|26 weeks 2 days ago||and went to the championship game last year.||
and went to the championship game last year. while that shouldn't matter much, if at all, to this year's selections, I'm sure it will factor into some committee members decisions.
|28 weeks 3 days ago||Whoosh?||
|28 weeks 3 days ago||+1 for rational||
+1 for rational disappointment. Your last paragraph nails it.
If he misses the tourney this year and struggles in 2017, I think he will be ready to step aside. If he somehow pulls another deep run this year or next year, then give him 2018. Barring a title run and major recruiting class (seems unlikely), 2019 we have a new coach for sure.
Some will be disappointed with that timeline, always believing it's easy to make us an elite program. We have a history, but it ain't like football. There is no equivalent Harbaugh out there and the Shaka Smart's of the world probably don't view us as any better a destination than Texas. If we whiff on an "up and comer" coach and recruiting doesn't take the leap, we go back to the Amaker era.
|28 weeks 3 days ago||Exactly. Firing him now||
Exactly. Firing him now would not be good for the program and would be a massive PR blunder. Firing him at the end of the year if we miss the tournament would be palatable to the masses but likely set us back unless Warde can pull in someone elite.
And moreover, it is insane to insult the man's ability as a coach. You can debate where he ranks on the spectrum of good to great (or even call him "mediocre" if you can point me to the metrics that suggest such a thing) but in no world can he be considered below average overall. I know better than to dwell on the comments of the blog in the wake of a loss, but it drives me nuts to read some of the comments. And I know some of these are the same who were hailing JB as recently as the Maryland game.
|28 weeks 3 days ago||I took issue with your||
I took issue with your original comment but I couldn't agree more with this one. I said the same damn thing about the Swenson stuff, too. Michigan fans have to pick between "doing it right" and "doing what it takes" in both sports. "Doing what it takes" is a spectrum and I don't want to go full greyshirt in football or connect with another Ed Martin, but I had no problem with the Swenson situation and wouldn't mind us transitioning to a program that goes hard after potential one-and-dones.
|28 weeks 4 days ago||100%. JB isn't elite, but||
100%. JB isn't elite, but put NBA guys in his system and good things can happen. It just doesn't look like he's been able to capitalize and there isn't any reason to think we take the leap in recruiting.
|28 weeks 4 days ago||I'm on board with a 2-3 year||
I'm on board with a 2-3 year replacement timeline and wouldn't blame the new AD for looking to move sooner, but that's simply not true. If we are looking at the past 20 years Beilein's teams have been by no means "what they were" before him. Not by achievement and not by integrity.
If the 20 year timeline goes back 20 from when JB arrived (starting in 1987), then it's sorta true. But you'd be ignoring the fact that the program got cratered and the first 2 guys who got a chance to fix it don't hold a candle to our current head coach.
|28 weeks 5 days ago||Ah youth, always wasted on||
Ah youth, always wasted on the young...
|28 weeks 5 days ago||Personal tastes are what they||
Personal tastes are what they are, but "Limp Biskut minus any self-awareness" is the most outlandishly unfair review of Nirvana that has ever been written. And it's "Bizkit."
|28 weeks 5 days ago||Wow. That is a helluva||
Wow. That is a helluva lineup.
|28 weeks 5 days ago||Went to Riot Fest in Chicago,||
Went to Riot Fest in Chicago, largely to see Primus. Danny Carey of Tool filled in on drums for Primus' "Herb" Alexander, who had recently had triple-bypass. Danny had about 2 weeks to learn the songs and just nailed it, didn't miss a beat.
|28 weeks 6 days ago||Don't worry buddy, I bang'd||
Don't worry buddy, I bang'd ya three times already. And don't tell anyone... but I'm about to bang myself!
|28 weeks 6 days ago||It's late, and I'm lonely.||
It's late, and I'm lonely. Better be a serious posbang waiting for me in the morning.
|28 weeks 6 days ago||Got pretty strung out on the||
Got pretty strung out on the recruiting roller coaster and don't know what to do with my life now that it's over. Anyone got any twitter analysis or other completely incredible evidence we can shit and/or jizz our pants about? The lemon video just didn't do it for me. Maybe the posbang will...
|28 weeks 6 days ago||Nobody||
|28 weeks 6 days ago||I nominate this for my||
I nominate this for my favorite. I'm sure there's a better quality video out there but this is the one I took after rewinding just to watch again and share with MGoBlog. The reaction is priceless Denard.
"Whaaat?! ... I'm just trying to compete with Desmond Howard!"
|28 weeks 6 days ago||Very cool moment that I||
Very cool moment that I remember well. Turned to my dad and uncle and just shook our heads in amazement. Denard did that to us many times but you're right- that was even more special than we could have known.