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|3 days 23 hours ago||Maize||
As a student in the 70s, maize was maize, the color of harvested corn, yellow with a hint of orange. Nike morphed it into a neon yellow that everyone used and I hated it. Adidas did not fix it but stayed with a garish yellow.
I'm hoping the new color will be closer to maize. This might cause me to dump the old stuff and get new.
|5 days 22 hours ago||Speaking of fictional UM Grads||
Anyone seen eposode 3 of American Odyssey? Sergeant Odelle Ballard is captured by a terrorist/freedom fighter group. The HFMIC attended UM. Serious subject, but fun 'go blue' exchange. I wonder if the writer is from OSU....
|1 week 5 days ago||Kicking the shit out of someone||
Does 'committing attrocities' count as a legit reason to suspend 'adult response?' I thought Schiano was a tough guy and IF he did witness the events, why didn't he kick the shit out of Sandusky. IF there were witnesses, the location must have been public, at least to a degree. Sandusky was asking to get the shit kicked out of him.
Hell, I kicked the shit out of my cousin when I saw him eat a booger. I can imagine what I'd do now.
Edit: I'm still angry about this one.
IF indeed these events were witnessed, NO ONE took personal responsibility for the safety of the kids.
What is the phrase...oh: Edmund Burke: The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
I'm going to go drive a few nails now....
|23 weeks 4 days ago||America's Cup||
All this posturing/maneuvering reminds me of all the crap associated with the America's Cup races. Team A innovates. Team B protests to the committee (usually the host organization). The committee supports their team. The other takes it all to court. Months later, something falls out.
It will be interesting to see of the JH innovations end up in court. Could it lead to a reorganization of the NCAA?
I say keep pushing the buttons coach!
|24 weeks 3 days ago||LOL||
But sometimes I wonder if those creating these have way too much time on their hands....
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Blueberry Wheat||
Bought a local Washington 6 a number of years ago. Thought is was a safe bet since I'd liked the blackberry, kirsch and framboise. The stuff was sickeningly sweet. Makes a great blueberry syrup for pancakes though!
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Marquette||
Used to make a run between AA and Houghton (pretty girl behind every palm tree) and really enjoyed the scenery around the bay. I'd like to spend more time there. Maybe next time we go to Tahquamenon Falls, we will spend the night in Marquette.
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Thanks man!||
Does this mean even engineers can write? Oh wait, Fearless Leader is an engineer....
|25 weeks 4 days ago||I agree||
Just trying to make a play on ballz stretching from his home to Louiseville. Blame the Chinaco.
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Thanks!||
Will look for it on the next trip.
|25 weeks 4 days ago||You're right!||
SW used to be a rough and tumble logging town. Loggers from up river would fill the town on the weekend and spend their money. An old timer told me if a hotel reservation hadn't been made for the following weekend before they left town, they were sleeping in the streets...and no shower/bath.
I assume some Michigander loggers moved here after the Michigan forests were depleted rebuilding Chicago. Mrs O'leary still has some explaining to do regarding that event!
Now, a few of the old bars are still around, but only 1 hotel. There were only 3000 people here when I moved here in 1993. Gentrification in progress. Supposidly, SW is an up and coming hot spot. Hope so, I'd like to sell the house, orchard and vines and move aboard a boat!
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Bell's||
Love the Oberon. Normally I don't care for hoppy beer...which sucks for the PNW and the popularity of IPAs.
Give me a Belgian style!
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Dude...||
Please accept my sympathies.
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Jealous||
No cable out here in the boonies. Dish and DSL. BTN is only available in the "sports package" while SEC and Longhorn are on the 'top 200.' I don't get it.
So, listening via MGoBlue.com...
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Blackrocks Coconut Brown||
A Marquette beer. What is is like? Standard brown like Skagit River Steelie Brown or is there something else, a hint of coconut?
Bought a 6 of Hell or High Watermelon last summer thinking it was just a name. Mistake, actually watermelon...and not in a good way.
|25 weeks 4 days ago||Ouch||
|25 weeks 4 days ago||I almost feel sorry for you||
But not! :).
Got MGoBlue.com on your smart phone to listen to the game while pretending to be in a meeting?
|26 weeks 12 hours ago||Damn||
|30 weeks 3 days ago||Editing out adverbs...||
I read a writing advice article (once, really I did) and the author, acting as editor, replaced every 'very' with 'damn' (or something stronger). Then he reedited and found all the damns and, well, you cannot swear in print so they were X'd out. Now the sentence was much better.
|30 weeks 6 days ago||Thank you!||
I'm glad someone took the OP seriously and answered the question. Once again, thank you.
|31 weeks 1 day ago||Scheduling||
Utah while making the transition to Pac12 and BYU to IND.
They play again next year, I think it is the 2nd game of the year, during the PAC12 non-conference play.
I found it funny the Holy War had to be in a Las Vegas bowl game.
|31 weeks 1 day ago||Royal Purple Bowl...||
I guess the folks from Provo should not have been exposed to the sins of Las Vegas. 35 zip Utah over BYU at the end of the 1st. BYU is just not focused, 5 turn overs in so far. Yes, I'm bored....
|31 weeks 3 days ago||Its a line||
from the movie Pitch Perfect 2...meant to be funny.
|32 weeks 2 days ago||Damn, damn, damn||
Thanks Ace, now I'm tearing up...asshole.
|32 weeks 2 days ago||Damn, I get it but...||
My favorite player to watch. So much fun! Damn.
|32 weeks 3 days ago||How to make it happen?||
I've seen some great ideas on this blog, this one and Brian's hockey idea for the state of Michigan/non-conference/GLI are but two.
The question is: How can they become reality? Petition? Social media? Does anyone have a connection to the Athletic Department? Need for point papers and presentations? Gathering of state of Michigan or B1G Athletic Directors to start?
Or do we just sit back and hope? What can I do?
|35 weeks 4 days ago||Do a second one...||
Why not? Arrange a second one for Friday night. Or, just go alone, it is a different feel without a crowd and no one will notice the eye moisture.
|36 weeks 6 days ago||Don't sugar coat it Plaxico,||
tell us what you really think!
|38 weeks 1 day ago||This is really cool!||
Thanks Christina for doing this. Any chance for a sailing weather window soon? :)
|39 weeks 5 days ago||Glad I waited....||
I'm glad I waited 'til Tuesday to listen to this. Now I can enjoy the humor and the positive points Brian and Ace made. Thanks!