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07/10/2018 - 5:39pm ...and we are wearing…

...and we are wearing sunglasses.  Hit it!

07/04/2018 - 12:07pm C'mon - "Caddyshack" is the…

C'mon - "Caddyshack" is the all time best summer movie!  Any other debate should be for 2nd place...

Hidden gem and decent family fun:  "Meatballs".  Early Bill Murray - good stuff.

06/28/2018 - 10:11pm Hey, I know we are all…

Hey, I know we are all willung to forgive the unfortunate and inexplicable breaking of the "no politics" rule.

In exchange, can we count on the cancellation of the assanine and dreaded "Draftageddon"? 

We could call it all even.  Deal?

06/26/2018 - 11:43am I can't wait to kick the…

I can't wait to kick the living shit out of the Irish in front of their pathetic, clueless fanbase and mediocre students from their overratted school.  I hope that Gary, Chase, Bush and Hudson repeatedly plant their weak QB Wimbush into the ground, making him whimper coming off the field while he removes sod from his facemask.

I hate Domers.  Fuck 'em...

06/26/2018 - 9:19am When I watch that Poole shot…

When I watch that Poole shot, there is a part of me that still thinks it is not going in, there is no way he makes this after we couldn't buy a bucket the whole game.  And I still can't believe that ball went in - as Bob Ufer might have said, "that was a gift from hoops valhalla".

As w Trey's dagger v Kansas - will NEVER get tired of watching that shot!

My vote is in...

06/19/2018 - 3:53pm I am really excited to watch…

I am really excited to watch Shea play - but this early Heisman hype is really dumb.

At beg of 2017, Jacob Eason of Georgia was a top candidate for Heisman.  In 2016, many were saying Deshone Kizer.  In 2015, TCU QB Trevone Boykin was a big-time preseason favorite.

Notre Dame has had a run of them who didnt come close - Ron Powlus and Dayne Crist come to mind as going from Heisman candidates to complete washouts.

Would be happy to have a top 10 QB nationally, and one who can make something happen.  Let's let the guy hit the field before anointing him the New Savior...

06/14/2018 - 11:48am Sparty on the Under.  Book…

Sparty on the Under.  Book it!

And screw them and their moron fans.  I hope we kick the living crap out of them!!!

06/14/2018 - 10:03am Not sure how a Michigan fan…

Not sure how a Michigan fan could root for anyone else this year.  It is destiny.

Vamos Espana!

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06/13/2018 - 6:24pm You know, if Spain had Glen…

You know, if Spain had Glen Rice bombing some long goals as a Midfielder, they might be able to pull out this World Cup.

Love this story.  Go Spain, and...

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06/13/2018 - 1:20pm Quick question - So say a…

Quick question - So say a true freshman comes in, develops during the year, and could contribute in some way, even special teams, during the last 3 regular season games and the bowl game.  Can that player still claim a redshirt year if he plays those particular 4 games?

Haven't read the detailed rules - but the article made it sound that way, with no clarifying which 4 games in a season it had to be...

06/13/2018 - 11:53am I know a lot of passive…

I know a lot of passive douchebags who stayed in LSA, and made fun of us aggressive douchebags at Ross.  Most of them are in a business setting today - and whether they admit it or not, wish they would have had the sense and/or the grades to go to Ross.  Would have changed their careers for the better...

Beyond that - I would encourage any kid, whatever degree or program at Michigan, to 1) Show Energy and Passion To Your Employer, 2) Find Something You Enjoy Doing, and 3) Work Hard To Be Good At It.

The world is unkind to those who are not decisive.  A little aggressiveness never hurt anyone...

06/12/2018 - 10:15am Good catch, thanks.  I blame…

Good catch, thanks.  I blame my passion to see some Domer ass kicked on 9/1, combined with not enough coffee, for my grammatical "faux pas".  Please do not banish me to the RCMB with your kids (and mine, for that matter)...

Go Blue!  

06/12/2018 - 7:25am C'mon Don - don't stoop to…

C'mon Don - don't stoop to the level of discourse and denial on the RCMB.  If he has the year we all hope - he is gone.

Let's just hope this is a year we can savor and remember for a long time.  Can't wait for Gary and that D to hit the field against ND.  I think we are going to see something really special - in a fast, powerful and vicious kind of way.

I hope someone from the Domer squad gets stupid and calls Gary or the U-M Defense "underrated".  Hoping this gets personal.  To hell with Notre Dame!

06/11/2018 - 1:51pm I have seen that a couple of…

I have seen that a couple of times too. 

I blame most such strange events on the Lurking Spartan.  His spelling and grammar are too precise to be a Spartan - I think he is lurking and causing havoc for nefarious reasons not yet known.

My other conspiracy theory is that a couple of those Reddit CFB Risk extremists are getting bored with showing the same useless map over and over, and are starting to cause chaos.  They have that nerd/loner hacker thing going -watch out for those guys.

06/10/2018 - 8:51pm For you younger MGoBlog-gers…

For you younger MGoBlog-gers - You should try "If I Don't Six".  Fiction about a U-M football recruit and player, set in Ann Arbor, in the late 80's.  Written by Brian "Elwood" Reid, a former U-M lineman who got injured and became a full time novelist and screenwriter (and still is).  Very good author. - his other books are great too  Though it is fiction - believe that 80%+ of what he wrote rings and feels true about the crazy life as a D1 football player in the late 80's.

Other than that - best book I have read in last 5 years is "Ready Player One".  Put the movie to shame.


06/08/2018 - 2:27pm I don't know EGJ - but your…

I don't know EGJ - but your avatar is hotter than both those girls combined.

06/07/2018 - 10:45pm Have you been to the RCMB? …

Have you been to the RCMB?  That group has an average IQ of 80.

The fact that you used the words "uniquely" and "indistinguishable" makes me question whether you are really a Spartan.  Unless you are reading Hemingway in between pizza deliveries.  In either case - good for you.

06/07/2018 - 6:30pm You dare to trash the Lizard…

You dare to trash the Lizard King?  Rock sacrilege!  Begone!  Your Air Supply and Bread playlists await!

06/07/2018 - 3:07pm I think people w kids should…

I think people w kids should pay more taxes, not less, than single people at the same income level.  They use more services - schools, libraries, etc.  Why should they get more deductions on their tax returns?

06/07/2018 - 8:54am That was a professional…

That was a professional strike delivered by Henne to Manningham.

Can we get some of that this year from Patterson to DPJ/Black? I believe yes. 

And with our defense, would be some much goddamn fun this year if we can get this Michigan pass attack back to a high level.

Go Blue!

06/06/2018 - 5:55pm Nope - though people would…

Nope - though people would argue that the justice system in Ingham County for Sparty athletes is certainly a joke.

06/06/2018 - 5:20pm What is "modify your…

What is "modify your sexybits"?  Is that what Kaitlyn Jenner did?

I am starting to feel uncomfortable - wish Mgoblog had an HR department or a safe space...

06/06/2018 - 12:21pm Love it!  Right where he…

Love it!  Right where he belongs!!!!


06/06/2018 - 11:59am Read on, Captain - when they…

Read on, Captain - when they start talking about "alternative math pathways", it is college speak for "let's be politically correct and understanding to those students who don't understand math, but do have a checkbook (or more likely, parents with one) and can write the correct dollar amount in the box".

They are using Lansing Community College as a benchmark.

Pile on - they deserve it.  

06/06/2018 - 11:50am They are offering "Math…

They are offering "Math Pathways", or per the article, "Alternative Paths" to fulfill graduation requirements.

"Students whose majors don't involve heavy math or science can now take quantitative literacy classes, in which lessons focus on real-life applications of math such as calculating millage rates or converting different units of measurement."

This is just fucking sad!  Let's be accommodating to those losers who can't do Algebra!  Love the direction university administrators are heading these days...

They are going to get the reputation back as a "Cow College" or "Moo U", as we used to say back in the day...

06/06/2018 - 11:35am You can still give them…

You can still give them encouragement and love with your comments - or pile on the abuse until they are cowering in fear.  I've noticed the latter is the more likely Mgoblog approach to an OP.


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06/06/2018 - 11:22am Don't really understand the…

Don't really understand the question - your post here says "Submitted by Poseidon7902" under the title.  Isn't that showing who posted original content?

06/05/2018 - 8:16pm Uhh - thanks?

Uhh - thanks?

06/05/2018 - 7:53pm Official - CFB Reddit Risk…

Official - CFB Reddit Risk still moronic even on the new site.

06/03/2018 - 4:15pm (No subject)

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06/03/2018 - 3:50pm McDoom

is a fun player to watch at times - but what have you seen that would suggest he is ready for a breakout year?

06/01/2018 - 12:03pm Lewerke

as fertilizer, after being repeatedly pounded to the ground by Gary, Winovich and crew this year.

Fuck him and fuck Sparty!

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06/01/2018 - 11:20am (No subject)

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06/01/2018 - 11:11am The '81-'99 List

QB - Jim Harbaugh

RBs - Ty Wheatley and Butch Woolfolk

WRs - Anthony Carter, Desmond Howard and John Kolesar

TE - Jay Riemersma

OLs - Steve Hutchison (tough as nails) and Stef Humphries

DLs - Mark Messner and Glen Steele

LBs - Andy Cannavino and Erick Anderson

DBs - Charles Woodson, Tripp Wellbourne and Brad Cochran

K - Remy (Knife Into Touchdown Jesus Heart) Hamilton

06/01/2018 - 11:00am Before

you yack and hit the sack, recommend you crack a bottle of Jack.

Cause once you go black - you never go back...

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06/01/2018 - 10:58am Go Blue

Have a great weekend.

06/01/2018 - 9:01am Great Week for Michigan Sports

Matthews heading back, the rim and Sparty he will attack.

Jalen Wilson commit right on track, cant wait to see him take it to rack.

And a suprise commit there was no lack, schooling Clemson by getting Zach.


Go Blue!

05/31/2018 - 10:43am You

may have something there.  But between shooting improvements from Z or Livers, or significant shooting contributions from Iggy or Brandon Johns as freshman, if 1-2 of these guys can become real 3 point threats, we will have something. 

Under that scenario - 16-4 in conference...

05/31/2018 - 10:28am Hey Sparty Troll,

head back to the RCMB, where the dillusional belief in Sparty's future greatness following your dumpster fire this year (underachieving hoops team, Nassar, all other felonies) is shared w other genetically challenged fans.  It is a wonderful place full of joy, fantasy and stupidity - enjoy yourself...

05/30/2018 - 6:19pm Wilson!!!

What a terrific pickup!!!

With Matthews coming back - what a great day!!!

05/30/2018 - 6:12pm How About

some more Teske "double picks" for Matthews...

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05/22/2018 - 10:58am Allied Forces

Great album by Triumph - "Fight The Good Fight", "Magic Power".  Underrated band in the mid-80's.

But dude - one thing to play this CFB Risk, another thing to start getting geeked about name changes for your group attacks.  C'mon...

05/21/2018 - 6:44pm Looking forward

to seeing this.  Freddy Mercury one of the best front men ever, and certainly embodied the "live fast, die young" attitude of some of the 60's/70's rock stars, perhaps more than anyone else.

Wonder if they will make a movie about Mick, Keith and The Rolling Stones.  One about Keith Moon would be good as well.

And I know it is debateable and a matter of opinion and taste - but in my opinion, Led Zeppelin is hands down the greatest rock band of all time, and have a difficult time taking any other opinion on the matter that seriously.  The quantity and high quality of what they produced between '69 through '78 is unreal.

05/21/2018 - 2:28pm Question

Do you like those gladiator movies?

05/21/2018 - 2:27pm Man,

if we could get 1) Carton at PG, 2) Weems OR Wilson OR Brooks at SF, and 3) Watts OR Girard at SG, would be a hell of a class on top of the terrific 2018 class.

Let's keep the recruiting momentum going, on top of the great seasons we have had over the last two years!

05/21/2018 - 2:13pm Well,

the Trojans did run into the Purple Helmets of Northwestern in the 1996 Rose Bowl.

As expected, the Trojans rolled over Northwestern - but everyone knew that was a safe bet...

05/21/2018 - 12:43pm Fine,

as long as they don't play Sun City!!!

05/21/2018 - 12:39pm Would

be a safe hole to hit if we were playing the Trojans...

05/21/2018 - 12:37pm First