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|1 year 14 weeks ago||Fuck cancer, indeed||
Thoughts go out to the OP and everyone else affected. My 29 year old girlfriend was also recently diagnosed with stage 3 colorectal cancer. Chemo has gone well so far. They're hoping to shrink the tumor before surgery in September. We're staying strong so far!
|4 years 45 weeks ago||He's okay, but he's no||
|4 years 46 weeks ago||
Rexy, Daisy had puppies. Love, mom. *nods*
|4 years 47 weeks ago||He's just gonna||
have a coupla drinks and rehearse with BoBandy for a play at the Blandford Recreation Centre
|4 years 48 weeks ago||Nelson Muntz||
loves this song
|5 years 4 weeks ago||Punctuation||
saves lives. "Let's eat, Grandma!" "Let's eat Grandma!"
|5 years 5 weeks ago||Agreed on hope||
My dad was diagnosed about 6 or 7 years ago, so he has had access to most of the newest treatment and has had his ups and downs. It really does depend on how each patient responds to the medication and potential surgeries (like Deep Brain Stimulation, which he had a couple years back). Hope is a wonderful thing, though.
|5 years 5 weeks ago||While I appreciate||
the optimism with regards to the medical advancements, I assure you that it is still a big deal for many people, unfortunately. As someone who has seen my grandfather and father battle this disease, I wish Mr. de Carolis the best and hope that he responds well.
|5 years 10 weeks ago||Banner||
bars booze. Booze barred by Banner
|5 years 42 weeks ago||You dominanted this post||
You dominanted this post
|5 years 50 weeks ago||As a mere||
mortal, did the dilithium burn you or anything?
|5 years 50 weeks ago||I like everything you say,||
I like everything you say, and not just because you have a suit, but because you know about business and stuff and you have a tie.
|5 years 51 weeks ago||I just||
didn't know he had made his glorious return to the interwebs
|5 years 51 weeks ago||I could not be||
I could not be more excited about this development. Thanks for bringing this to my attention
|5 years 51 weeks ago||This one?||
"When your team is winning, be ready to be tough, because winning can make you soft. On the other hand, when your team is losing, stick by them. Keep believing"
|6 years 1 week ago||Well said,||
|6 years 1 week ago||A friend and I||
were discussing this exact issue, and I suggested (this is going to sound much more pessimistic than it actually is) that there are striking similarities between the Lions and our Wolverines this year.
Both have significant questions behind the front 4 (or 3) on defense, while the offenses should have significant firepower if everyone progresses at the expected rate. I am hoping, in both cases, that the scheme and talent up front on defense can help to mitigate some of the depth, talent, and experience issues with the linebackers and secondary. If they can get to the opposing QB, all of the sudden young CBs have a much better chance to stay with receivers and cover them adequately. Plug gaps, and our LBs have much less ground to cover to make plays. I know this is simplistic, but it is the sign of most good defenses, in both college and the NFL.
Obviously, both UM and Detroit will need to score some points to win. On the offensive side, both teams have plenty of talent at the skill positions to do so. I feel that our talent up front (at UM) is ready to shine and allow our backs to find some room, as well as provide our QBs with some time to find receivers. If the Lions OL can gel, I feel that Stafford (also a 2nd year QB) and the Lions' backs/receivers can do the same.
Again, this is obviously very simplistic, but I thought it was interesting. It really boils down to my E-pinion that the trenches can help to cover for a lack of talent and experience in the back on defense, as well as accentuate good talent at the skill positions on offense. Does anyone else see this parallel?
|6 years 1 week ago||Gumbercules?||
I love that guy!
|7 years 35 weeks ago||He was talking about||
|7 years 40 weeks ago||Playing early||
seems to be key for this kid. We need some fresh blood quickly in the secondary, so it seems like it could potentially be a good fit. Have you had any contact with this kid, Tom?
|7 years 40 weeks ago||Dead on||
They had a guy on ESPN recently who was selling his "fandom". I think he said he was gonna donate the money to a charity or something. However, an unscrupulous individual could make a decent chunk of change off of this type of scam.
|7 years 40 weeks ago||Could simonsays potentially be the one||
selling this bullshit? Hmmm...I wonder
|7 years 49 weeks ago||His clock management is what||
His clock management is what the Spaniards call "el terrible"