well that's just, like, your opinion, man
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|2 days 3 hours ago||shockingly, it is not||
We got to valance over 3 years ago: see the OP at http://mgoblog.com/mgoboard/tailgating-prep-thread-best-u-m-single-color-images-tailgating-tent
|2 days 12 hours ago||Did you answer the question?||
Granting that the Adidas gear displayed their fonts and therefore not our wordmark, what is the basis for saying that the Nike gear is evidence of a new wordmark? How do you know it's not just a Nike font?
|4 days 13 hours ago||Ha||
Is there some website where I take out a prop bet that Louisiana will enact an identical anti-LGBT law before the game tips off?
|1 week 3 days ago||Looks that way now...||
I think you are right that it will fail. It increasingly seems like theater, as the military seems to have repeatedly backed down in the face of rather docile civilian protestors. Stratfor says Erdogan's plane has now landed back in Istanbul, and many people in my newsfeed are suggesting that he will use this coup attempt to consolidate his control over the country.
|1 week 3 days ago||Glad they are safe||
That's scary. I was in Istanbul in the spring, and my parents were there last month. I'm glad none of my people are there now, and I'm glad your family is safe.
|1 week 3 days ago||Looks like warning shots||
Is anybody able to interpret what this video shows with any confidence?
|1 week 3 days ago||My European colleagues think Turkey will never join the EU||
They say that right-leaning Europeans oppose admitting Turkey on anti-Islamic cultural grounds, while left-leaning Europeans oppose admitting Turkey on protectionist economic grounds. I would not be surprised if they were correct.
|1 week 3 days ago||What's wrong with Gulen?||
I don't know much about the guy, but I have never heard anyone suggest that he'd be worse than Erdogan.
|1 week 3 days ago||Ahhh||
I totally missed the point of that bit. Thanks for the clarification.
|1 week 3 days ago||As of now, it looks like it||
As of now, it looks like it will be a lot messier than that...
Update: Facebook friends in Turkey are now reporting sporadic gunfire in the streets, pro-Erdogan civilian supporters shooting people in the streets, crowds of pro-Erdogan supporters marching on the airports to confront the military, the military bombing Erdogan's palace, and the military bombing the police headquarters. This is going to be very, very messy. Hopefully it will not be too drawn out.
|1 week 3 days ago||That's what I suggested||
I'm not sure he was positioned to give ISIS free passageway into Syria or not. (ISIS is led by Iraqis from Saddam's old army, who didn't need to go through Turkey to get to Syria.) But otherwise this is what I meant to suggest.
|1 week 3 days ago||Excellent conspiracy theory||
If I might suggest a revision--not to be too insensitive to recent events--but one might suspect France before America on this one, if indeed foreign influence is the proximate cause of the coup.
|1 week 3 days ago||lest i forget...||
Let us all hope Ace's beloved is somewhere safe in Istanbul right now.
|1 week 4 days ago||Looks great!||
My grandmother and aunt drive by the lots regularly now to track the progress. Thanks for bringing your enthusiasm to Flint!
|5 weeks 5 days ago||I'm sure Michigan was begging||
I'm sure Michigan was begging to give him a postdoc and he moved away anyway. They hand those out like candy in all departments.
|7 weeks 3 days ago||Cool Hand Luke||
is a wonderful movie. I hadn't realized before that it's based on a novel by Donn Pearce, who also wrote the screenplay for the film. The novel itself is great. I just read it this spring. Pearce had a real gift for imagery.
|11 weeks 2 days ago||How would it?||
I haven't clicked through, but Harvard is a private institution, so it would be kind of hard for it to violate its students' first amendment rights by doing something like this.
ETA: Ah, left the window open and came back to the computer. I see I'm way too late on this...
|11 weeks 5 days ago||This dude needs a little help||
This dude needs a little help understanding the rules.
|11 weeks 5 days ago||yeah, so this||
There should be a plugin that does this, but which allows you to specify how many ads per month a website is allowed to show you, and which also selects for the least intrusive ads. That'd be a better (and still free) way to direct money to websites of your choice. Is there something like that available yet?
|12 weeks 15 hours ago||Surprise surprise||
And he seemed like such a nice guy!
|13 weeks 13 hours ago||it all makes sense at the end||
The Cubs still aren't going to win anything. Sorry.
|14 weeks 4 days ago||Is Rutgers less of a shitshow now?||
I'm glad Obama at least waited until Julie Hermann got run out of there to reward that institution with a commencement speech by a sitting president.
|17 weeks 4 days ago||the Yogi Berra of the soccer world!||
Got to share some Yogi Berra quotes at my Dutch-speaking workplace today. That was fun.
|17 weeks 5 days ago||I've got one||
All Star War movies are about the same goodness.
|18 weeks 3 days ago||pretend outrage is just the||
pretend outrage is just the best
|19 weeks 3 days ago||Somebody tell ESPN who won||
They seem to have forgotten to edit a prewritten bit of their game recap.
|19 weeks 3 days ago||May our defense be less||
May our defense be less impotent than our voting.
|19 weeks 6 days ago||I saw Horford's transfer a mile away!||
His sister was tweeting about Florida early in his career. Dear Leader thought it was nothing, though.
|22 weeks 12 hours ago||All this whining about not being able to get time off...||
is really making me happy to work in Europe. I have 37 vacation days this year.
|22 weeks 4 days ago||Ha||
Manny moved to Istanbul, too!? How many people are trying to not date Ace?