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by The Rube
Sat Dec 14 6:53 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Doug Woog RIP
Replies: 30
Views: 378

Re: Doug Woog RIP

RIP Wooger. :( Talked with him a couple times over the years, but my favorite memory was at an F5 (or rather, on the way to the arena). Bunch of us (in various WCHA unis) saw him and just started chanting "WOO-GER! WOO-GER!" He was a bit startled at first, then looked over and realized a WHOLE bunch...
by The Rube
Sat Dec 14 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Bertogliat wrote:
Sat Dec 14 4:45 am
Slap Shot wrote:
Sat Dec 14 3:00 am
Speedway? Is that a new thing?
They took over Super America stores. Not much different, but they haven’t evolved from the 1990s.
Marathon owns both SA and Speedway, and just rebranded all SA stores to the Speedway name.
by The Rube
Sat Dec 14 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

Slap Shot wrote:
Sat Dec 14 3:01 am
I can't wait for JW4.

:roll:
Given the ending of 3, it'll probably happen. And it'll probably be just one big fight scene, and the de-evolution will be complete.
by The Rube
Fri Dec 13 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

I echo the thoughts on Speedway. The one by my place used to be a Circle K, and even though the same company, the overall experiences there leave a LOT to be desired (although they are slightly cheaper on car washes). Kwik Trip is the way to go for gas stations. Holiday is 2nd (luckily for me, I hav...
by The Rube
Fri Dec 13 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

John Wick 3: Parabellum John Wick is on the run after killing a member of the international assassin's guild, and with a $14 million price tag on his head, he is the target of hit men and women everywhere. This series started out with substance with some really creative action sequences. Since then,...
by The Rube
Fri Dec 13 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

unload my extra Forager set from last weekend. Cool, I’d probably take it. how much was it retail? For the ones who got 2 sets, averaged out to $250/per 6 bomber set. Secondary is at 400-450 now, but market is soft. I'd say it'll level out to 500/set. EVERYONE is trying to flip the set for holiday ...
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 11:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Handyman wrote:
Thu Dec 12 11:11 pm
I took bowling at the U...at the old Coffman. Went from a 100 a stage to a 140 with a high of 210 or something. Those lanes sucked :D
I took bowling at tUMD. Easy credit.
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 11:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

unload my extra Forager set from last weekend. Cool, I’d probably take it. how much was it retail? For the ones who got 2 sets, averaged out to $250/per 6 bomber set. Secondary is at 400-450 now, but market is soft. I'd say it'll level out to 500/set. EVERYONE is trying to flip the set for holiday ...
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

Grovetown Scotty wrote:
Thu Dec 12 10:04 pm
When my oldest boy was younger I think he watched the Fox and the Hound 50 times. “Look at me, I’m a hound dog” aaaoooooooo!
I had forgotten how "new" that was. Corey Feldman and Kurt Russell with voices in the movie?! :shock:
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

That does look good.

Buddy gave me access to Disney+. So far this week:
Lady And The Tramp (only the best Disney animated movie ever)
Robin Hood
Fox And The Hound

Rolling through the classics for now.
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

I had my work Christmas party at a bowling alley on Saturday. I bowled a 135. I was proud of that. When I bowled, I usually rolled a 150~. However, I cannot roll a curveball*. I roll straight-ball. I think my best game was 205 or something. *Although what is really fun is take a 6 lb ball, use your...
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

I thought this year's BCBS was really raisin-y. It was good, but probably needs to mesh a little. This year's Cave series from Schell's is pretty much like past years'. It's decent, worth having, that's about it. Currently I have no room to cellar, until I either drink down some bottles or unload my...
by The Rube
Thu Dec 12 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Was at the GV Liquor Barrel and BCBS there seems to be quite the shelf turd. I did pick up Part 3 of FSB 2019 (Coconut Macaroon Stout) so I’m curious how that will taste. I know I'll stop at a store tomorrow night for the FSB3. They still have Part 2 there. BCBS....as of last Sunday there was still...
by The Rube
Wed Dec 11 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

by The Rube
Wed Dec 11 10:16 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18460
Views: 711164

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Bigbeer wrote:
Wed Dec 11 10:01 pm
Trade your best hitter, great idea
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by The Rube
Wed Dec 11 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Oh, and Surly 13 is in 16oz single cans this year, $14~ retail. Maple Stout. It's like they don't even care anymore about their "premium" releases.
by The Rube
Wed Dec 11 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Those seem like fair prices. Tried a couple new ones tonight: Strange Charm by Indeed: Bourbon BA Strong Ale w/ginger, honey, and orange peel. Very complex. There's a lot going on here. Keep The Change Ya Filthy Animal by Lupulin/Red Cow: standard DIPA, decent. Already Bored (Boring Ass Pilsner) by ...
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 11:13 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6599
Views: 313108

Re: MLB News

Gerrit cole in his 7 year career averages 2,716 pitches per year.
Hes getting paid 36 million dollars per year.
Every time he throws a pitch he'll be making 13 grand.
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 11:04 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6599
Views: 313108

Re: MLB News

Jon Heyman
@JonHeyman
Breaking: Gerrit Cole to Yankees. 9 years. 36M per. 324M total.
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 10:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

It's almost time for "A Murray Christmas" (Netflix thing, pure awesomeness) and "A Christmas Story" marathon. About a week to go. Traditions, yo. ;)
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

I haven't seen the trailer for either, excited for both. From what I've heard, it's proper respect for the movies forthcoming. They are not simply cashcows. There is thought behind them.
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14564
Views: 705990

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

davescharf wrote:
Tue Dec 10 10:22 pm
The Rube wrote:
Tue Dec 10 9:40 pm
Apple doesn't play well with others. I thought that was a fairly established fact. See also: Sony in the 90s and early 2000s. :wave:
They actually play a lot nicer with Microsoft than they used to.
Interesting (sincere).
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 757
Views: 55023

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

There are so many good live albums....forgot to mention "Live Sh*" by Metallica (although that is technically a triple live set). I love looking up live concert vids on YouTube, also. You can find some gems:

NSFW, Wu-Tang forever!:
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 9:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6027
Views: 331012

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Viking wrote:
Tue Dec 10 5:16 am
7. They were all originally in a different language (not English).
Interesting fact: I dunno about the others, but "My Way" was then re-recorded as a cover by the Gipsy Kings (assuming this answer is correct):

by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

The Killing Machine: A Soviet-trained assassin is determined to escape his double life as a hitman and as a husband-father. Stars, and is directed by, Dolph Lundgren. Yep, that's the review. I think everyone can determine for themselves whether or not they want to watch this. It was a time killer f...
by The Rube
Tue Dec 10 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14564
Views: 705990

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

Apple doesn't play well with others. I thought that was a fairly established fact. See also: Sony in the 90s and early 2000s. :wave:
by The Rube
Mon Dec 09 11:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

The Killing Machine: A Soviet-trained assassin is determined to escape his double life as a hitman and as a husband-father. Stars, and is directed by, Dolph Lundgren. Yep, that's the review. I think everyone can determine for themselves whether or not they want to watch this. It was a time killer fo...
by The Rube
Mon Dec 09 10:37 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1277
Views: 186548

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Of course it will trump but there seem to be people on here paying more for one football game than season tickets for hockey which they don't have. Small difference: the football game is a big-time Bowl Game. If the Gophers had made the title game in Boston a couple years back, LuckyGirl13 and I we...
by The Rube
Sun Dec 08 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Television
Replies: 7753
Views: 384896

Re: Television

Buddy hooked me up on his Disney+. Barreled through Mandolorian. Great show. Looking forward to re-watching the classic movies, like "Lady And The Tramp" and such.
by The Rube
Sun Dec 08 9:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looking to cut the cord, need streaming options
Replies: 17
Views: 402

Re: Looking to cut the cord, need streaming options

Without a subscription? Google search "free streaming (insert game)" then skip the first 4-5 pages of search results, then hope to get lucky. By without a subscription, I meant a subscription to a full channel lineup. I would be happy to subscribe to a Big Ten hockey streaming package though, if an...
by The Rube
Sun Dec 08 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looking to cut the cord, need streaming options
Replies: 17
Views: 402

Re: Looking to cut the cord, need streaming options

Without a subscription? Google search "free streaming (insert game)" then skip the first 4-5 pages of search results, then hope to get lucky.
by The Rube
Sun Dec 08 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Consumer Research
Replies: 3884
Views: 210882

Re: Consumer Research

I love my 50" Panasonic Viera Plasma. Great color, and it was $500 a couple years ago, so I imagine it's cheaper now (and came with free delivery from the local Best Buy). Um, he asked "technology nerds" I'm not sure you qualify...just sayin. But he paid for it with a check! Straight cash, homey. ;...
by The Rube
Sun Dec 08 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Consumer Research
Replies: 3884
Views: 210882

Re: Consumer Research

I love my 50" Panasonic Viera Plasma. Great color, and it was $500 a couple years ago, so I imagine it's cheaper now (and came with free delivery from the local Best Buy).
by The Rube
Sat Dec 07 10:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Did the Forager thing today, holy crap some of the beer I hadn't had....so delicious. One of the oddest (and most delicious) ones was Dribbles: Dribbles was brewed in March of 2018 using fresh maple sap from Miller's Maple Farm in Cashton, WI. It then rested in a Joseph Magnus 12 yr Whiskey barrel a...
by The Rube
Sat Dec 07 8:28 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Buckeyes Dec 6-7
Replies: 155
Views: 4296

Re: Buckeyes Dec 6-7

It's a whole new team. Give it time to gel. Patience is a virtue. Every team in the country has a new roster this season. What makes Minny’s situation so special that we need additional time to ‘gel’? Honest question - I haven’t watched/followed the team for months. Was there a mass exodus or somet...
by The Rube
Fri Dec 06 11:01 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Buckeyes Dec 6-7
Replies: 155
Views: 4296

Re: Buckeyes Dec 6-7

It's a whole new team. Give it time to gel. Patience is a virtue.
by The Rube
Fri Dec 06 8:48 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Buckeyes Dec 6-7
Replies: 155
Views: 4296

Re: Buckeyes Dec 6-7

It is an 18,000+ seat arena so even if they had as many fans as Mariucci does lately it’s gonna look really dead. That's why total attendance is kind of a joke. I look at "percentage filled" for true attendance bragging rights. If Mariucci held 100 people we'd have great bragging rights then... 1. ...
by The Rube
Fri Dec 06 8:37 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Buckeyes Dec 6-7
Replies: 155
Views: 4296

Re: Buckeyes Dec 6-7

Cowgirl wrote:
Fri Dec 06 8:34 pm
It is an 18,000+ seat arena so even if they had as many fans as Mariucci does lately it’s gonna look really dead.
That's why total attendance is kind of a joke. I look at "percentage filled" for true attendance bragging rights.
by The Rube
Fri Dec 06 6:16 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Buckeyes Dec 6-7
Replies: 155
Views: 4296

Re: Buckeyes Dec 6-7

Chat will be going tonight.
by The Rube
Fri Dec 06 8:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 757
Views: 55023

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

00xtremeninja wrote:
Fri Dec 06 12:18 am
KISS Alive is hailed as one of, if not, the best live rock album of all time. I disagree and say that Iron Maidens Rock in Rio is the superior. Fight me!
Ramones: Loco Live
by The Rube
Thu Dec 05 11:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15595
Views: 607595

Re: NFL NEWS

AFC East is a one team show, as much as I'd like it not to be. :(
by The Rube
Thu Dec 05 10:38 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

bearpaw28 wrote:
Thu Dec 05 10:34 pm
The season capper with Da Bears is no longer looking like a routine win at home against a demoralized team☝️
The Cowboys are overrated, and the Bears are not as bad as they seem.
by The Rube
Thu Dec 05 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21269
Views: 956785

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Got a new piece of power equipment today at my building. Unfortunately, it has the speed governor, the acceleration mode (easy, medium, hard) set on "easy," and the "height over-ride" button still active. Those are the settings for the main building, due to narrower aisles/more people/etc. Called th...
by The Rube
Thu Dec 05 10:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15595
Views: 607595

Re: NFL NEWS

Bigbeer wrote:
Thu Dec 05 10:01 pm
That’s gotta be it for Garrett right? Not a good showing for a team that has to win...

....DELICIOUS !!!
No no no no no. They might hire a better coach. KEEP GARRETT!!!!!!!!!!!
by The Rube
Thu Dec 05 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3284
Views: 149015

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Everyone has been posting their "Year in Spotify" to show what they have been listening to. I really don't like Spotify but my son listens to it using my log in so I can see what he listens to. I evidently don't check it enough because when I clicked on the year in review thing I saw nothing but cR...
by The Rube
Wed Dec 04 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

I thought Casino Royale and Spectre were great. The others were kind of meh. Casino Royale and Skyfall are 2 of my favorite all-time Bond movies. Quantum is easily the worst of the Craig era, and pretty far down the list overall. Spectre was okay for me. Other than Quantum I have found them all to ...
by The Rube
Tue Dec 03 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

I actually have been drinking down my "cellar" due to the upcoming Forager thing (12 bombers) and recent Surly purchase of 3 bombers. I hope to find the Snowstorm on tap at some point, or maybe hit a store for a BYO sixer or something. I really don't want to have to consider getting a 2nd fridge....
by The Rube
Tue Dec 03 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Norm wrote:
Tue Dec 03 11:17 am
Anybody had this years Snowstorm? I've only seen it in 12 packs and I don't feel like buying 12 w/o hearing something about it.
I didn't like last years Belgian style Snowstorm.
I've heard very good things but haven't had it yet.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7351
Views: 386716

Re: Movies

HockeyBum wrote:
Mon Dec 02 10:05 pm
The Irishman was very good, but like others here, I watched it over several days (about 45 minutes per sitting).

DeNiro, Pesci and Pacino were all great, but the actor who played Tony Pro was fantastic.
Yeah, he played the a-hole quite nicely. ;)
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 10:43 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

That could have been a PI call, but Cousins zipped that hard and too far toward the sidelines. He had time in the pocket to pick out a secondary receiver...or run the football himself. PI notwithstanding, the coverage was tight and maybe that wasn't the pass that needed to be made. Anyhoo....just a...
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 10:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

MN gives up 37 points, but Cousin is now 0-8 on MNF because he sucks. ;) This one was in no way on Cousins, he played well. That's the joke. (c) Simpsons The problem with that whole argument is if he were 8-0 he'd be given all the credit just like Wilson. I'd also have an issue with that. However, ...
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 10:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Bigbeer wrote:
Mon Dec 02 10:30 pm
The Rube wrote:
Mon Dec 02 10:28 pm
MN gives up 37 points, but Cousin is now 0-8 on MNF because he sucks. ;)
This one was in no way on Cousins, he played well.
That's the joke. (c) Simpsons
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 10:28 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

MN gives up 37 points, but Cousin is now 0-8 on MNF because he sucks. ;)
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

I heard the Mon Cheri is good. If you decide to clean out your cellar, lemme know. ;) As for the 2015BA, a couple friends are taking 2 bottles. I figure, I came into good fortune, might as spread the wealth, and basically proxied for them.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Scored a nice deal tonight, someone cleaning out their "cellar" and selling 2015 BA Darkness at 40/per. That was a tremendous year, so bought the 3 bottles he has. Cannot wait to try it yet again. ;)
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:39 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

No more for me. Besides the horrible announcers (which I can MOSTLY tune out) and the injuries, and the bad juju....done.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Dagger.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:08 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Diggs AND Cook down. Can't make it up.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Mon Dec 02 9:05 pm
That play could cost them the game.
Hint: there is a factor other than Cousins that leads to his MNF record.... :wink:
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 9:03 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

What does it take to bench Rhodes? It's addition by subtraction at this point.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 8:51 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

That's an incomplete pass. Plain as day.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 8:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Announcers are talking about long plays.....Vikings are doing what they need to do to win. If that means nickel and diming and winning ugly? So be it. The Vikings are taking what the Seahawks are giving them.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 8:26 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Greyeagle wrote:
Mon Dec 02 8:25 pm
If Barr does that against a certain number 12 the NFL would have had him arrested.
I'm so happy they talked about that on the TV broadcast. The announcer was saying without saying it's a BS rule.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 8:17 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Someone needs to set that to the Benny Hill theme.....
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 8:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

That was a nice TAINT.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 8:05 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The All-Encompassing Jersey Thread
Replies: 2284
Views: 113201

Re: The All-Encompassing Jersey Thread

Greyeagle wrote:
Mon Dec 02 7:57 pm
So...ummmm....that's a pass for me.

Image
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 7:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Ex-avier hurt? Shocked. Shocked, I tell you.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 7:33 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Greyeagle wrote:
Mon Dec 02 7:29 pm
The Rube wrote:
Mon Dec 02 7:24 pm
CJ is a beast.
He threw a fantastic block to help spring Cooke on the TD.
That, too. That previous run, though, man, he tossed that defender like nothing.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 7:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1675
Views: 39098

Re: Vikings 2019 season

CJ is a beast.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Goose Island is considered the first brewery to age a stout in bourbon barrels, sometime in the mid-nineties. The first years it was released in package it sat on shelves...I don’t think anyone really knew what it was. That was before what is referred to as "The Revolution," before people realized ...
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6027
Views: 331012

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Fun fact I learned on Twitter today: 1975 Philadelphia Flyers are the last Stanley Cup winning team composed entirely of Canadian players. 1993 Montreal Canadians are the last Stanley Cup winning team composed entirely of North American players 1993 was also the last time a Canadian team won the Cup.
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16942
Views: 650437

Re: Got Beer?

Dumb question what is BCBS? Added to what Vegoe said, it used to be a unicorn of sorts to find in a store, it's a little more common now, but still sells out very quickly (especially the variants). You had to know when it was delivered*, what stores got it, and was (and sometimes still is) limited ...
by The Rube
Mon Dec 02 1:09 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3771
Views: 76154

Re: Gopher Football 2019

That's kinda my point. 10-2, losing to GOOD teams...don't hang your head. That is a massive step forward.
by The Rube
Sun Dec 01 11:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3771
Views: 76154

Re: Gopher Football 2019

So let's say the Gophers went 10-2, but lost to SDSU and Northwestern.

What would the opinions be? It's not like they lost to bad teams......
by The Rube
Sun Dec 01 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3284
Views: 149015

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

NSFW:
A classic:
http://www.thebestpageintheuniverse.net/c.cgi?u=macs_cant