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|1 day 19 hours ago||Ummm, your definition of a||
Ummm, your definition of a "Detroit School" is interesting. Brother Rice and Harrison are about as much "Detroit" as OLSM.
|4 days 18 hours ago||I can't math. Sub Harbaugh||
I can't math. Sub Harbaugh for Crisler.
|4 days 18 hours ago||Easy - Henne, Harmon, AC,||
Easy - Henne, Harmon, AC, Woodson & Crisler
|1 week 4 days ago||I have 3 kids around this||
I have 3 kids around this age, and I find it absolutely hilarious. If it was the first one, I would have immediately tried to stop the dog, while stifling laughter. The second one would have had the dog stopped after I called my wife in to see what was going on, and the youngest, well, I would have had to fnd my phone to record it. The more kids you have, the less these insignifcant things bother you, and the more you can find humor in them. This doesn't make you a bad parent, just means you realize that you have relaized what really matters. I equate this to the pacifier test to tell how many kids someone has:
Pacifier falls on the floor at home:
1 kid - throw it away or boil it in bleach
2 kids - wash it off in sink with hot water and soap
3 or more kids - wipe it off on your shirt, maybe suck or lick any visible dirt off and give it back.
|1 week 6 days ago||So...meaningless.||
|5 weeks 5 days ago||Did it for ya||
Did it for ya
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|7 weeks 4 days ago||You cannot copyright or||
You cannot copyright or trademark a color. Nike may own the rights to the name of the color "maize", but Adidas can make michigan's uniforms and clothing any color they desire.
|13 weeks 4 days ago||I don't know why but this||
I don't know why but this Flint/Dearborn vs. AA debate is driving me crazy. It is like saying you went to Wisconsin when you attended Stevens Point or saying you went to Cal, when you went to Santa Barbara. They are different schools, with different admissions, different faculty, different missions and different types of students. The best argument I can come up with to prove the differentiation is that UM Flint or Dearborn students cannot attend classes at Ann Arbor.
By proclaiming them to be different schools, does not intrinsically diminish the two satellite schools. They just aren't "Michigan", as it is commonly refered to.
And for all those clamoring about their diploma just saying "University of Michigan" on it, it appears that has been rectified.
|14 weeks 7 hours ago||Is the Order of Angell the||
Is the Order of Angell the new name for Michigamwa?
|14 weeks 14 hours ago||I'm pretty sure it is still||
I'm pretty sure it is still open.
|16 weeks 13 hours ago||Who else thinks it would be||
Who else thinks it would be hilarious for Jay Harbaugh to recreate that and tweet it out.
|16 weeks 3 days ago||My kids will love this||
I turned them on to the muppets with the last 2 (Jason Segel) movies, but they mostly like the fact I can scream in the Animal Voice.
|16 weeks 4 days ago||Ho win the WORLD have you||
Ho win the WORLD have you been alienated by Adidas? Do you even know what that word means?
Also, just because Nike owns the color NAME "maize" doesn't mean it is substantially differenet from what we have been using with Adidas. I have many Nike products from late 90s through 2007 that have the exact same colors as Adidas stuff from the past 7 years. Nike doesn't own a copyright on any color, just the name of the color.
If we really want to "go back to what Michigan is supposed to look like", let's sign a contract with Russell Athletics, who supplied the jerseys prior to 1995.
|16 weeks 4 days ago||He does not appear overjoyed||
He does not appear overjoyed to be there...
|16 weeks 4 days ago||supposed to be a reply to a comments||
|16 weeks 6 days ago||I like getting rid of the||
I like getting rid of the dynamic pricing, but the face values in the table upsets me. With PSD, tickets and the processing fee, I pay $76.43 per ticket for seats in the endzone as a season ticket holder. The athletic department is now selling 3 of the 7 games (including homecoming) for less than that. It would only cost $10 more to buy individual tickets to all the home games than purchasing season tickets. That option would also make attending games like UNLV and Rutgers optional, which would save money. I would be even more upset if I were in the Victors sections, as those season tickets cost $151.43 each (substantially more than all of the individual tickets).
If the athletic department wants to keep season ticket holders, and not rely on individual sales to fill all of the games (let alone the lower tier ones), they need to take a long hard look at what, if any, benefit the fan receives from purchasing season tickets. I was likely not going to renew this year had the coaching situation not played out as it did, and am now not certain about next year. The opportunity to save $10 per year (if you WANT to attend every game) does not seem worth it, when one could save over $500 and still go to home opener, MSU and OSU...
|17 weeks 12 hours ago||You must be doing something wrong||
Between 9:14 AM and 1:28 PM today I received 4 of the exact same emails. See below:
|17 weeks 4 days ago||On the app your title shows||
On the app your title shows up as
|18 weeks 4 days ago||Well that is your problem.||
Well that is your problem. Try Chrome, or downloading one of the apps
|18 weeks 5 days ago||Mine is only tangentially||
Mine is only tangentially related to sports. My wife had been going to spin classes for several months, and a little before my 30th birthday, she and my mother-in-law invite me to come along. Wife warns me not to try and keep up with her, but the 12 year old in me won't let a girl out perform me. I bust ass for the 45 minute class, and actually enjoy it.
|18 weeks 5 days ago||Is that you Baldy?||
Is that you Baldy?
|18 weeks 5 days ago||Picture Caption Writer||
Picture Caption Writer (presumably Seth) - My understanding is that McGary was eligible for testing regardless of whether he dressed or not.
|18 weeks 6 days ago||not to be that guy, but end||
not to be that guy, but end of first paragraph should be voila, not viola (a boxy sounding violin).
|19 weeks 6 days ago||Engineer, jeep and no.||
Engineer, jeep and no.
|20 weeks 5 days ago||Isn't the "old man" going to||
Isn't the "old man" going to be a redshirt freshman?
|21 weeks 4 days ago||Also Shawn Thompson from 1997||
Also Shawn Thompson from 1997 national championship team.
|23 weeks 4 days ago||Is that Dave or Kevin?||
Is that Dave or Kevin?
|23 weeks 5 days ago||Thank you for the perfect||
Thank you for the perfect synopsis.