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|18 hours 49 min ago||By figuring what might be||
Brian thinks that successfully predicting the final score is a fool's errand based much more on dumb luck than actual prognostication, so all his final score predictions are purposely weird.
|21 hours 56 min ago||I totally get the joke Brian||
I totally get the joke Brian is making, but we had a nonconference game as late as November 7, just last year, and one this same weekend as well.
|1 day 1 hour ago||I know one couple who are||
I know one couple who are both originally from way back in the Wisconsin farmlands and both UW alums. And both absolutely saintly people. They'll be mostly rooting for UW but they adopted U-M as their hometown team to root for when they moved here (a long time ago) so they won't be real burned up if Michigan wins.
|1 day 6 hours ago||These titles aren't exactly||
I mean, words like "xe" aren't actually pronouns either. If you (the generic "you") take seriously the idea that anyone can just make up non-dictionary words and call them pronouns, you pretty much can't tell anyone else that the word they've chosen isn't a pronoun and they can't use it.
|2 days 22 hours ago||That first fourth-down stop,||
That first fourth-down stop, Lewis on the tunnel screen, I think Lewis's situational smarts are being underrated here. I don't think he merely wasn't scared of the guy outrunning him, I think he knows very well that a fourth-down play is likely to be a high-percentage throw - that is, a screen of some kind, not a downfield post route kind of thing. The receiver's first steps are clearly to try and back off the corner, and Lewis doesn't bite because he knows that.
Also, I don't think it's a bust by Gesicki. Gesicki is the faster guy - I think he's going downfield to block the safety on purpose. Maybe he should've recognized that Lewis didn't bite, and bump him off or something, but I think his assignment clearly is downfield. #59 is supposed to get over and block Lewis, but Lewis screwed that up by not biting on the downfield steps and being at the receiver before 59 could make it.
|4 days 21 hours ago||No. Let's be real, sometimes||
No. Let's be real, sometimes justice means having a guy dead ASAP so we can move on. Our system is great, but "justice" is not always defined by letting the system work. No system can possibly be designed so that justice is served literally every time if the system is uniformly applied, and some crimes are so unbelievably heinous that a day in court and life in prison aren't really "justice."
Put another way, if there's a guy shooting people, which is more just? Risking more innocent and police lives to take him down alive and "give him his day in court," or seven quick bullets to the chest?
|5 days 4 hours ago||It's the correct short form||
It's the correct short form of soda pop, much the same way you would ask for a "dog and a beer" and people would know what you mean, but get funny looks if you asked for a "hot and a beer."
|5 days 9 hours ago||Right, coaches who flop in||
Right, coaches who flop in the NFL are lousy measuring sticks, so, let's never use Nick Saban as an example of a good coach.
|5 days 19 hours ago||Well we had a relatively||
Well we had a relatively quiet summer and then 2016 realized it didn't have much time left and decided to start swinging again. Arnie was certainly one of the true gentlemen.
|6 days 1 hour ago||There's an organization||
There's an organization called the United States Power Squadron which has local chapters just about anywhere there's water. They offer lots of seminars and courses on things like boating safety, navigation, boat handling, weather, etc. They're the go-to people for learning just about anything a boater should know. I highly recommend taking a look if you want to get into boating.
|6 days 4 hours ago||Disagree completely. Boating||
Disagree completely. Boating at night is like boating in the day: it's quite safe if you're being safe and you know what you're doing. If you're screaming around at high speeds without lifejackets or an understanding of navigation lights or charts, which by all accounts so far is what happened, then no, it's not safe and that's what creates terrible accidents like this one.
|1 week 1 day ago||This is a cishandedist||
This is a cishandedist statement. We need to recognize that handedness is not binary and be sensitive to alternative queer-handed lifestyle choices.
|1 week 2 days ago||I would like to add negative||
I would like to add negative Maryland.
|2 weeks 4 days ago||You can call him anything you||
You can call him anything you want, just don't call him early for practice.
|2 weeks 4 days ago||As good as that stuff is,||
As good as that stuff is, French Toast Crunch still wipes the floor with it.
|2 weeks 4 days ago||Whoosh......||
|3 weeks 1 day ago||I would like to add +1 to the||
I would like to add +1 to the DNTWL for Barely 20 Years At FBS Level And Not Even Ten Years Removed From The Sun Belt Conference Also Won Zero Games Last Year But Still Obnoxiously Campaigning For Big 12 Membership As If They Deserve To Be Power Five, Like Rodney Dangerfield In Caddyshack Except Not Rich Or Funny.
|3 weeks 1 day ago||Therein lies the entire||
Therein lies the entire problem with trying to regulate over-early recruiting. People always seem to want the NCAA to ban early verbal scholarship offers and early verbal commitments, which, hey, good luck with enforcing any of that.
|3 weeks 4 days ago||Nope. The guy used the||
The guy used the ground to help him secure the ball. I mean, not intentionally, but the ball undisputably hit the ground and moved. Kinda sorta having control of the ball has never been sufficient. Replay guy got that one exactly right.
|4 weeks 2 days ago||Don't forget, as Rod pointed||
Don't forget, as Rod pointed out the other night.....since Jones got called up before September 1, he's eligible for the postseason.
And I need to add that YAAYYYY the Tigers are calling up UVA product John Hicks. Maybe he can provide some needed hitting from the catcher slot. Even though Salty did rescue the team a couple days ago. Still parked below the Mendoza line, and McCann's hitting is no great shakes this year either.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||Far from it. Being the "dark||
Far from it. Being the "dark horse," the "underdog," when it's "us against the world," and "nobody believes in us" but we "can't wait to prove the haters wrong" is far and away the #1 motivational tactic for the 16-25 crowd.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||It's not exactly near the||
It's not exactly near the top, no, but if I were handed that particular lemon, the sofa-fueled outdoor heating in the winter might well be a plus in the weather department.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||I'm impressed he was able to||
I'm impressed he was able to process all that.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||So, nitpick just because this||
So, nitpick just because this is the Internet: If a 2:1 run-block ratio is "decently successful," then that's not really the Mendoza line. The original Mendoza Line is a batting average of .200, referring to something above which might still be pretty bad yet acceptable, but below which is unacceptably shitty. A Mendoza line for run-block UFR's might be around 1:1.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||That IS the Great Firewall.||
That IS the Great Firewall. Or will be in about five seconds.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||There is absolutely no chance||
There is absolutely no chance anyone would know that's Purdue except that we were explicitly told, which fact alone makes those uniforms among the stupidest ever made.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||There is literally no place||
There is literally no place in the lower 48 that I would want to live in less than I would want to live in LA.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||Truthfully, other than the||
Truthfully, other than the most rural of rural freeways - like Montana - almost every mile of interstate highway in the whole country should be a minimum of three lanes. My last drive to Chicago - on a Friday afternoon, mistake #1 - was a grueling ordeal of driving behind trucks going 61 and the people passing them going 62. That was every minute of the drive between AA and Kalamazoo.
|4 weeks 3 days ago||There will be slow people in||
There will be slow people in the middle lane either way. They might as well all drive in the same lane. That's literally the reason for having more than one lane - so that drivers who want to go the same speed can drive in one lane and drivers going a different speed can drive in another. That's how traffic flows.
|4 weeks 4 days ago||Wait, do you mean this Roast||
Wait, do you mean this Roast Beef?
Because if so then Evans's reason-free optimism would be the polar opposite of Roast Beef.