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07/13/2018 - 1:55pm Can other people see the…

Can other people see the vote totals on posts? I can't, but I also can't vote, so those two features may be tied together. IIRC, I couldn't see upvotes/downvotes on MGo2.0 before gaining voting power once I hit the 100-MGoPoint threshold. 

 

There's something deeply gratifying about seeing a dumb post buried in downvotes. Now, I'm forced to sift through comments to find the negativity that fuels my cold heart. It's more time-consuming.  

07/02/2018 - 1:56pm In other words, Sam doesn't…

In other words, Sam doesn't write for the Freep. 

06/25/2018 - 11:32pm What do you dislike about…

What do you dislike about his game?

06/24/2018 - 10:04pm It's nighttime so I assume…

It's nighttime so I assume he's probably busy stargazing. 

06/16/2018 - 4:53pm If I were a highly touted HS…

If I were a highly touted HS senior in SE Michigan with my choice of 5 (free) official visits, I'd pick schools like Miami, Hawaii, USC, etc, and set up the visits for winter. Enjoy some nice weather, give my parents a fun experience, and then I'd sign with Michigan. 

 

Or, I'd pick 5 SEC schools for my OVs so I could make some money before signing with Michigan. 

 

Either way, it makes sense to me if a local kid doesn't officially visit Michigan. 

06/16/2018 - 8:47am To be clear, it's merely a…

To be clear, it's merely a mild inconvenience. It's not like I'm checking MGoBlog less (and doing more work) because of it. 

06/16/2018 - 8:41am I was surprised at how much…

I was surprised at how much less enjoyable the blog is without the voting option. Seeing how many upvotes/downvotes certain comments received made me feel more in tune with the community. I also enjoyed upvoting witty or informative comments because that's a way to help encourage more such posts. When, for example, umbig11 sprinkles flecks of gold around here, the upvote provides a simple means of saying "thank you." After being used to the blog experience with voting, I feel less connected and in tune with the MGoCommunity without it. 

06/14/2018 - 12:06pm I second this

I second this

06/12/2018 - 10:57am Anything Cleveland touches…

Anything Cleveland touches is off to a bad start in life

06/12/2018 - 10:54am Risk is a thinking game…

Risk is a thinking game. That should rule out MSU. 

06/10/2018 - 5:34pm It's hard to believe he just…

It's hard to believe he just turned 32. He's been so good for so long, it feels like he should be old by now. 

06/10/2018 - 4:39pm It's encouraging to see an…

It's encouraging to see an OSU writer put in a CB for Michigan

06/09/2018 - 1:34pm I'd appreciate it if there…

I'd appreciate it if there was an explanation of how many points I'll need to upvote/downvote again. That makes the experience a lot more enjoyable. If this is explained somewhere, I've missed it. 

06/09/2018 - 1:17pm I'm surprised Dantonio didn…

I'm surprised Dantonio didn't hang a banner with the score  

06/09/2018 - 1:12pm This always felt like an odd…

This always felt like an odd marriage. 

06/09/2018 - 1:00pm That's considered a lot of…

That's considered a lot of reading in Mississippi. 

06/09/2018 - 1:26am Maybe he's protective of his…

Maybe he's protective of his testicles and doesn't want to be around Draymond every day. 

06/09/2018 - 12:00am Winning is always great but…

Winning is always great but upsetting Alabama in the process makes it even better

06/08/2018 - 11:50pm The lack of editing spells…

The lack of editing spells trouble for us idiots on the board. 

06/08/2018 - 7:41pm That looks like the perfect…

That looks like the perfect schedule to best prepare Jack Hughes for the NHL.  

06/08/2018 - 10:24am Happy trails 

Happy trails 

06/08/2018 - 9:35am Just shows how easy it is at…

Just shows how easy it is at certain schools

06/08/2018 - 9:30am It's a good day for banging

It's a good day for banging

06/08/2018 - 9:19am Last year, I was pretty sure…

Last year, I was pretty sure Speight would be decent, if unspectacular. After Purdue, I was pretty sure O'Korn was answer. After Maryland, I was pretty sure it was Peters. 

 

This year, I'm pretty sure I don't know how to evaluate QB play. 

06/07/2018 - 2:30pm At what?

At what?

06/07/2018 - 2:30pm I think Friends is overrated…

I think Friends is overrated, too. 

06/07/2018 - 2:23pm Bacon never sits well in my…

Bacon never sits well in my stomach, so I've come to associate it with stomachaches. 

06/07/2018 - 2:13pm I think turkey bacon is…

I think turkey bacon is better than regular bacon. 

06/07/2018 - 1:33pm 2019

2019

06/07/2018 - 1:27pm The future is bright.

The future is bright.

06/07/2018 - 1:25pm Now it makes sense why he…

Now it makes sense why he was attracted to Michigan Agricultural College. 

06/07/2018 - 1:22pm I find two factors…

I find two factors encouraging:

(1) Don Brown

(2) Plenty of time left. Winning solves a lot of problems. 

06/07/2018 - 1:20pm I'm over 600 points and don…

I'm over 600 points and don't see the voting options

06/06/2018 - 9:15pm Ingham County seems to have…

Ingham County seems to have a disturbingly high tolerance for sexual assault. 

06/06/2018 - 9:01pm This could be huge for the…

This could be huge for the Big Ten. 

06/06/2018 - 8:10pm The Rangers must have sent…

The Rangers must have sent scouts to Harbaugh's QB camp to watch Shea field grounders. 

06/06/2018 - 11:53am At least they can count on…

At least they can count on losing to Beilein. 

05/10/2018 - 9:28pm *

Going from Betsa to Beaubien is like going from Favre to Rodgers.  

04/19/2018 - 12:14pm Disagree

Brady always wins in New York.

04/10/2018 - 10:57am Shea’s lawyer:

“If I didn’t know better, I would have thought Ole Miss hired Pinocchio to write its response to Michigan’s waiver request,” Mars said Monday night.

04/06/2018 - 9:52am Looks like

Von Miller took a different approach. 

03/10/2018 - 6:23pm Agreed

Warinner's long track record at Michigan has been uninspiring. Might as well fire him at this point...

03/10/2018 - 5:51pm Always the bridesmaid

Never the bride, it seems. 

03/08/2018 - 10:28pm The Tom Brady of Songs

"Mr. Brightside" is the Tom Brady of songs; initally met with modest fanfare, but defiantly stood the test of time, and excited women and confused straight men ever since. 

 

Greatness doesn't have to be understood, just appreciated. 

11/18/2017 - 8:27pm False

I knew exactly how much of an idiot I am; I'm married. 

09/05/2017 - 9:30pm Definitely

Looks way better in person. Very impressive.

07/22/2017 - 9:53pm .

Wasn't worth a double post

07/22/2017 - 9:52pm .

"It's pronounced 'colonel' and it's the highest rank in the military."

06/28/2017 - 11:29am Arrests

Arrests only require probable cause to believe that a felony has been committed and that it was committed by the person arrested; it does not require that a felony actually had been committed.

If the witnesses/accuser told the responding officers that Perry sexually assaulted a female and then he fled at their presence, probable cause would easily exist to arrest him on the original crime. Further, by eluding/resisting, Perry committed a separate arrestable offense. The officers themselves would have witnessed the second crime.

There's a weak argument in Michigan that you can resist an illegal arrest — nearly impossible to prevail now under the best set of facts — but the initial arrest here was valid.

06/28/2017 - 11:01am This

Sounds like a fair resolution, based on the limited facts we know.