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|14 hours 22 min ago||Watching a couple of my son's||
Watching a couple of my son's lax games, then driving up to Wisconsin northwoods to open up the cabin. Will probably crack a few icy beers while lounging on the dock. Maybe a little fishing.
Since it's Memorial Day weekend, I also look forward to devouring a Shaara historical novel (thanks to MGoBlog for getting me hooked on the Shaara books from a thread awhile back). I will also pay respect to those who sacrificed everything for our country.
|1 day 12 hours ago||Sad/Glad||
Sad: I won't get to see him play in Madison, WI next year.
Glad: I'm a Wings fan.
It's an uncomfortable feeling. Ergo, I need a drink.
|1 day 13 hours ago||Henson Bootleg||
Drew also had the best bootleg TD in the history of ever.
|2 days 13 hours ago||Yzerman comes home.||
Yzerman comes home.
|2 days 13 hours ago||Cinderella #HeavyMetal||
|3 days 18 hours ago||First ever dual lax/football||
First ever dual lax/football recruit?! Bring it on.
|3 days 18 hours ago||Genetics. I'm the first UM||
I'm the first UM alum/graduate in our family, but I always remember my Dad listening to Bob Ufer in the 70's and 80's. Saturday afternoons always meant UM football on the radio. The rare TV appearances were also cherished. I was hooked for life from an early age.
|6 days 16 hours ago||Called up||
To me, the term "called up" implies that they were playing in the minor leagues before getting the call to join the big leagues. Which leads to the natural follow-on question: does the PIBL have a developmental league? Or does "called up" literally mean a phone call?
|1 week 10 hours ago||Cartiligenous.||
|1 week 2 days ago||Mincemeat||
I picked this one up on a whim at the library recently. What a fascinating tale. I need to read Zigzag next.
|1 week 3 days ago||Unbroken made my recent 12||
Unbroken made my recent 12 hour flight go by much smoother. I devoured it. I'll download a recommended book from this thread for my flight back. It makes it easier to avoid work with a good read in hand. Avoiding work becomes even easier when economy class morphs me into T-Rex arms when trying to use my laptop.
|1 week 4 days ago||That ranking is criminally||
That ranking is criminally low. No respect.
|1 week 4 days ago||Great get, JB + staff. This||
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|1 week 4 days ago||Great get, JB + staff. This||
Great get, JB + staff. This kid is a consensus blue chip player. Amazing. Looking forward to seeing you in 2016, Mr. Battle.
|2 weeks 11 hours ago||Auburn's secret medical healer||
|2 weeks 14 hours ago||Babcock has done a helluva||
Babcock has done a helluva job. This may be premature lauding, but the way Tampa has chewed up Montreal illustrates the Babcock effect on a very young - and depleted - Wings roster. He hasn't won as many Cups as Bowman, but he's done a remarkable job in the salary cap era. Maybe Blashill is ready to step up to the big dance and lead this young Wings corps, but I will certainly miss the square-jawed Babcock behind the bench if the market is overly kind to him.
|2 weeks 2 days ago||You. Shut. Your. Whore.||
You. Shut. Your. Whore. Mouth.
|2 weeks 2 days ago||My crew application will be||
My crew application will be submitted within the hour, Capt. The_Mad_Hatter. I can't tell port from stern, but I can bring a cooler full of beverages.
|2 weeks 2 days ago||Shouldn't you be boating this||
Shouldn't you be boating this summer?!
|2 weeks 2 days ago||Outer Banks, NC. A week||
Outer Banks, NC. A week full of sun, sand, swimming, and drinking Yuengling.
BTW, haven't been to Charleston, SC, but would love to visit.
|2 weeks 3 days ago||I don't mind cleaning up||
I don't mind cleaning up enormous turds in the yard. It's the horrendous canine ass gas that really gets annoying.
|2 weeks 3 days ago||No Charlton?||
|2 weeks 3 days ago||My wife and I work full||
My wife and I work full time. Our last rescue dog was super chill, so leaving him at home was fine. We adopted him at the 1 year stage. He was apparently an outdoor dog before, but we didn't have any issue with house training. We walked him religiously twice a day, and he thrived in our household.
We got our current dog at a very young age. The energetic puppy to adolesence stage was difficult, so we opted for a few days per week of doggy day care. It's expensive, but we grew to love it. We tapered off to only one day per week after our dog's 3rd birthday. He's matured into a great dog and he seems to handle loafing around the house all day very well. We walk him regularly and shower him with love - he reciprocates the love tenfold.
Dog ownership is a huge responsibility and can cause major logistical headaches, but we wouldn't trade our dog for anything in the world. Except Jim Harbaugh as UM Head Coach, but that's no longer an issue. No regrets.
|2 weeks 3 days ago||I have pooping problems. And||
I have pooping problems. And I'm a human.
|2 weeks 4 days ago||I did my small share to help||
I did my small share to help make history. Bang me.
|2 weeks 4 days ago||He looks very strong with the||
He looks very strong with the ball. Also finishes well with either hand.
Might be a nice combo guard prospect. He has nice length at 6'4"-6'5" (multiple sites). I wonder if he's done growing.
|2 weeks 6 days ago||Godspeed, Class of 2015.||
Godspeed, Class of 2015. Congrats to all of the graduates.
|2 weeks 6 days ago||This would be a slight to Beilein||
This would be a slight to Beilein
|3 weeks 10 hours ago||Flagrant.||
|3 weeks 1 day ago||Too tired for gifs, but will||
Too tired for gifs, but will take a bang. Happy (early) Friday.