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by Dances With Gophers
Thu Jul 23 10:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

NFL changes draft schedule to start in Thursday prime time and last 3 days Next year's draft will switch from a two-day, weekend format to a three-day event with the opening round in prime time for the first time. The NFL said Thursday that the first round will begin at 7:30 p.m. EDT on April 22. T...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Jul 15 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Teens and booze in W. Wis.: Passenger dead, another jailed; driver was 14 WOW. Prayers go out to that family. Two kids killed within a year of each other?? Sad stuff... Dead at the scene was Rhonda Hellstern, 17, who was to be a senior at Turtle Lake High School. Last September, her 23-year-old bro...
by Dances With Gophers
Fri Jun 26 8:09 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Listened to Kahn this a.m. (Mike & Mike) on the way into work. He sounds like he knows what he's doing. Admitted that we still have 3-4 years to go before we're a championship-contending team, defended picking PG's back-to-back so high in the draft. And even IF Rubio decides to stay out for one ...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Jun 25 7:17 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Johnny Flynn interviewed immediately after being drafted by the T-Pups: Q: what did that 6 OT game vs. CT do for your career? A: "It really propelled it. Before, only the East Coast had heard of Johnny Flynn. But that game allowed the West Coast, Mid-Coast people to see me." Mid-Coast?
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Jun 25 7:11 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Why didn't we take Curry with that next pick?

Gawd. They almost had me caring again! Grrrr.....
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Jun 18 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Dump Truck Joy Ride He hit two houses, three vehicles and some small trees as he zigzagged the truck through a neighborhood. Officer David Prokopinski ran along side the truck and jumped in the driver's door, which was partially opened. Prokopinski says the driver tried pushing him out and started ...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Jun 17 9:17 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

McHale is out. As reported by Kevin Love on Twitter??? After apparently mistakenly breaking the news Love said: “P.S. I am not a breaking news guy…” Love tweeted. “I had no idea no one knew..I’ll tell them I stayed at a holiday inn express (sic) last night. Always works….” http://sports.yahoo.com/n...
by Dances With Gophers
Sat May 30 8:33 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Rockies fire manager Clint Hurdle

The Colorado Rockies fired manager Clint Hurdle on Friday, less than two years after their incredible “Rocktober” run to the World Series, and replaced him with bench coach Jim Tracy for the rest of the season. Without reliable hitting, pitching or defense, the Rockies stumbled to an 18-28 start an...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu May 21 11:02 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

David Kahn (former Pacers GM) to be named new Wolves GM. He will be named at a Monday newsconference. Holy crap, this is the BEST news ever!!! I'm so going to buy season tickets now! Who's with me??? Oh, and be sure to bring your Star Trek Federation uniform along so we can dress up and yell this o...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu May 21 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

Are there any good newspaper comics anymore? Does anyone actually read Mark Trail? p.s. The Far Side is the greatest comic strip ever. Better than Calvin And Hobbes? Whoa. Now THERE'S an awesome poll question! Quien es mas macho: The Far Side o Calvin & Hobbes? Being forced to choose betwixt th...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed May 20 4:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

Aldy wrote:Not sure if this belongs in this thread, but I was driving west on 212 near Chaska the other day and saw a Mazda with the following plates - GOPH4PUCK. Does this belong to GPL member? Just curious. Next time I'll honk and wave!! :D

I think that might be the big planet himself??
by Dances With Gophers
Mon May 18 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

Seeking advice from those who have gone before.... I had the pleasure tearing my ACL almost two weeks ago and will be seeing the specialist soon. I am walking on it ok but there is still some swelling and I can't bend it back well (about 30-40 degrees back from standing). Had the MRI already..fun t...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon May 11 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Gopherguy05 wrote:Be on the lookout for a 2006 NCAA Championship Ring....

http://mbd.scout.com/mb.aspx?s=193&f=2560&t=4296682

As much as I hate Becky, that's just effed up. I hope the kid finds his ring sooner rather than later!
by Dances With Gophers
Sun May 10 8:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Tee to Green!
Replies: 7102
Views: 372041

Re: Tee to Green!

Henrik Stenson wins Players (Tiger 8th)

1. Stenson (-12)
2. Poulter (-8)
T-3. Mallinger (-7)
T-3. Na (-7)
T-5. Crane (-6)
T-5. Davis (-6)
T-5. Furyk (-6)
by Dances With Gophers
Fri May 08 9:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

murrster wrote:Finishing law school.

WTG!!!
I fully expect to see "Studying for the bar exam" posted soon on the "Pet Peeves" thread ;)
by Dances With Gophers
Wed May 06 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

This might be a dumb question, but... Is there any benefit beyond looking like a dork to having thin tires on oversized rims? To better match the oversized muffler. Duh. ...and to pick up BOAT-loads of these: http://www.moyerschicks.com/MC-Web/Portals/57ad7180-c5e7-49f5-b282-c6475cdb7ee7/baby_chick...
by Dances With Gophers
Fri May 01 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7214
Views: 608346

Re: Speaking of FSN...

but I enjoy FSN's broadcasts in standard more than the BTN in HD when you factor in the coverage. If Gopher hockey is the "Yankees" of college hockey why doesn't the national media treat them like they treat the Yankees? Probably because college hockey is the indoor lacrosse of profession...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Apr 15 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Seeing these signs while driving on busy freeways/interstate hwys:

Image :dance:
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Apr 07 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Appleton arson suspect tells police smoking, cleaning with gasoline don't mix http://cmsimg.postcrescent.com/apps/pbcsi.dll/bilde?Site=U0&Date=20090407&Category=APC0101&ArtNo=904070431&Ref=AR&Profile=1979&MaxW=180&Border=0 CHILTON — A 47-year-old Appleton man charged wit...
by Dances With Gophers
Sat Mar 28 10:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7214
Views: 608346

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

Oh, Sid... It's hard to believe the WCHA Final Five at Xcel Energy Center outdrew the NCAA first- and second-round men's basketball tournament games at the Metrodome last weekend. The Dome drew 42,887 fans in three sessions (two games per session), an average of 14,298 per session, while Xcel Energ...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Mar 25 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

This might be a dumb question, but... Out of young ignorance (which, despite the popular phrase, is not always bliss) I don't understand what the "t" in front of everything Minnesota is on this board. For example, tDon, tUMD, etc. It's probably a really simple answer but it's been botheri...
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Mar 17 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Elm Grove Gopher wrote:Wisconsin-Drink Like You Mean it!

http://www.jsonline.com/news/wisconsin/41330452.html

Duff Man says "Oh Yea!"

:lol:
There's actually a quote embedded in that article that should replace the new slogan ==> Wisconsin: "It just sucks no matter how you look at it"
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Mar 09 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Meet Marijuana Pepsi Sawyer BELOIT, Wis. - Police years ago pulled over a young woman who rushed through an amber traffic light. "I'm about to arrest this person right now," the irritated officer radioed to a dispatcher. "She's telling me her name is Marijuana Pepsi Jackson." OK...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Mar 09 8:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1623
Views: 158397

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Meet Marijuana Pepsi Sawyer
BELOIT, Wis. - Police years ago pulled over a young woman who rushed through an amber traffic light. "I'm about to arrest this person right now," the irritated officer radioed to a dispatcher. "She's telling me her name is Marijuana Pepsi Jackson."
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Mar 05 12:38 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

TO cut by the Cowboys. Please, Vikings, DO NOT even think about signing him. Dude, why not? It might make me interested in the Vikings again. The way things have been for the past 2-3 seasons, I'm WAY more interested in my fantasy fb team compared to the Vikes. Sad, but true. Why not?! Because he's...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Mar 05 9:31 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

TO cut by the Cowboys. Please, Vikings, DO NOT even think about signing him. Dude, why not? It might make me interested in the Vikings again. The way things have been for the past 2-3 seasons, I'm WAY more interested in my fantasy fb team compared to the Vikes. Sad, but true. Why not?! Because he's...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Mar 05 8:19 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

murrster wrote:TO cut by the Cowboys.

Please, Vikings, DO NOT even think about signing him.

Dude, why not? It might make me interested in the Vikings again. The way things have been for the past 2-3 seasons, I'm WAY more interested in my fantasy fb team compared to the Vikes. Sad, but true.
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Feb 26 11:38 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8804
Views: 1194860

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

DrunkHockeyGuy wrote:Did Hammy move out of the country? His blog is gone, his updates are gone, what gives?

I'm guessing he followed the trend and quit mid-season for the pros. ;)
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Feb 09 9:52 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Tee to Green!
Replies: 7102
Views: 372041

Re: Tee to Green!

Tiger becomes dad for second time

Woods announced on his Web site early Monday that his wife, Elin, had given birth to a boy, Charlie Axel Woods. It is the couple's second child following the birth of daughter Sam Alexis in June 2007 on the day after the U.S. Open.
by Dances With Gophers
Sat Feb 07 10:49 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

As if the NBA wasn't lame enough... Instead of playing H-O-R-S-E at the All-Star Game, players will be playing G-E-I-C-O. Seriously. You have to scroll down the article a bit to get to this, but there it is... So it shouldn't surprise — especially as all sports are scrambling to find new places to ...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Jan 12 12:00 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

BadRats wrote:
dxmnkd316 wrote:I hate joe buck


Agreed. Still get :chainsaw: thinking of the "Most disgusting display..." comment regarding Moss' fake mooning of Green Bay. The man should have lost any consideration as an analyst forever at that point.

Bingo! Nailed it right on the head for me.
by Dances With Gophers
Sat Jan 10 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

...what's a reasonable hourly rate in Mpls for a plumber coming out for roto-rooter servicing? (I'd rent one/do it myself...but it's hard to do when you're 7 states away ;) ) I was quoted $139 for the first hour...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Jan 08 11:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

...if I wanted to buy Gophers men's hoops tickets for the game @ Penn State in Februray, would the Gophersports ticket office be able to hook me up? (do they allocate any # of tix for the visiting teams for road games?) I'm going to Happy Valley, but I'd much prefer cheering amongst Gopher fans inst...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Jan 08 7:22 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

is it the coaching? is it the players finally "getting it"? Is it the teams they are playing? 4 straight hasn't happened in a while from what I understand (not a basketball fan! lol) A: No. No. Yes. Teams we beat and their current records: Chicago (15-20) Golden State (10-27) Memphis (11-...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Dec 17 6:51 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Because it's never too early to start thinking about the 2009 Draft

* The T-Pups get screwed in this as well ~ took me over 17 tries before the landed the #1 pick...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Dec 17 6:45 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

McHale still looking for his first win behind the bench (this go around). What do you think he is thinking? ? That's easy: http://www.toddalancrain.com/News%20Page%20Pix/Arbys.jpg We should all pitch in and send Taylor this DVD for Christmas (maybe he'd get the hint?): http://upload.wikimedia.org/w...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Dec 15 10:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

What do you use for a tiebreaker in the playoffs for fantasy leagues when the teams end up with a tie game? Just the first two or three tiers would suffice. Depends on what league you're using. Or are you asking for suggestions re: what we personally would use as tiebreakers if we had our druthers?
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Dec 11 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

sunbone wrote:The first trip to the outdoor rink of the season. I love going at night and having the rink to myself. With nobody watching and no goalie to stop me I can pretend I have some of the old skills back. :)

You practice diving? ;) j/k

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by Dances With Gophers
Wed Dec 10 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5976
Views: 358644

Re: WEATHERMANIA

:confused2: It was 62 here yesterday, is 52 outside right now.

:evil_laugh: :evil_laugh: :evil_laugh:
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Dec 09 10:48 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Caption Contest!

Caption Contest!

And......GO!

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by Dances With Gophers
Tue Dec 09 9:50 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Flip or Sam Mitchell? I think this team needs to go completely outside the organization and get people in here with ZERO ties to this franchise. Go in a completely new direction. If there was ever a team that needed to blow it up and start over it is this one. I'll go one further - Taylor needs to ...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Dec 08 1:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

This is a good news bad news story. Good News: Shi y coach gets fired Bad News: Shi y coach gets replaced by shi y pseudo-coach who is an even shi ier GM... Hey, it's not always bad to be in last place. Here's some things we can focus on: One, we tried hard. And two, we're still dear friends! http:...
by Dances With Gophers
Sun Dec 07 11:25 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Wolves to fire Wittman if McHale will coach

I'm available to coach if McHale declines it. What else can they lose? :lol:
by Dances With Gophers
Sun Dec 07 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Sunday naps.
by Dances With Gophers
Fri Dec 05 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 17049
Views: 733908

Re: Got Beer?

Kegerators. Do any GPL'ers out there own one? I was thinking of getting one (for Guinness :dance: ), BUT someone cautioned me about how taps for Guinness aren't compatible with 'regular' beer taps? :confused2:
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Nov 24 4:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Tee to Green!
Replies: 7102
Views: 372041

Re: Tee to Green!

Hobey Baker wrote:GM and Tiger to part company at the end of this year.

Probably because GM asked Tiger for a bailout. ;)
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Nov 24 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 17049
Views: 733908

Re: Got Beer?

The local BW3's just started offering Leinenkugel on tap! :dance: Not my favorite beer in the world, but it's a piece of home here in the hills...
by Dances With Gophers
Sat Nov 22 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Hearing Ray Christensen's voice (even if it's a recording). He'll always be the voice of the Gophers for me!
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Nov 17 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

dxmnkd316 wrote:
Dances With Gophers wrote:...what happens if I forget to pay a parking ticket received in Toronto?


INTERPOL will be breaking down your door in 3-5 business days.

INTERPOL I can handle. But not this guy:
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by Dances With Gophers
Mon Nov 17 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

...what happens if I forget to pay a parking ticket received in Toronto?
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Nov 03 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Converting the entire plant here in WV into Gopher FB fans this week. At this morning's meeting... Me: Show of hands, who here is a Gopher football fan this week? [nobody raises a single hand] Me: Did I mention we're playing Michigan this weekend? Again, who's a Gopher football fan this week? [ ever...
by Dances With Gophers
Fri Oct 31 7:02 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

How can ESPN.com possibly expect anyone to NOT click on this headline??: Singletary explains reasoning for dropping pants "The only point I was tying to make is 'Guys, this is what's happening on the field,'" Singletary told the "Waddle and Silvy" show on Friday. "There are ...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Oct 30 9:22 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

Anyone going to the Opener? Anyone Care??? I have to admit that this might be the least interested I have been in the Wolves since the NBA came back here. I agree with you. We had season tickets since inception (dropped them three years ago) and i haven't watched a full game or gone to a game since...
by Dances With Gophers
Thu Oct 30 4:49 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Re: MLB News

Add the DH to the National League teams? I don't see one league clearly dominating the other in the series, so I don't see how that would solve any potential one-sidedness. Look at the last 8 years: 2008: NL 2007: AL 2006: NL 2005: AL 2004: AL 2003: NL 2002: AL 2001: NL Things look pretty evenly ma...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Oct 29 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21549
Views: 1074162

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Being eight days from coming home on my second 15 mth tour to Iraq. Later under Pet Peeves I'm going to tell everybody my next assignment is an ROTC inst at...............The University of Wisconsin-Madison, but for now I'm going to enjoy coming home. Posting on GPL from Iraq!!!!! That instantly ch...
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Oct 28 11:10 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

by Dances With Gophers
Tue Oct 28 5:45 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

Cowboys consider other options in wake of Johnson's 122-yard game

"Other options" = "Brooks Bollinger" :lol:

Nice to see Big D struggling to decide which ex-Viking QB to use...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Oct 22 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7214
Views: 608346

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

My question is....does anybody else think Jessica Miles is hot in a girl next door kind of way? My wife went to high school with Jessica Miles ex-husband. She said he was a complete nerd. Jessica Miles > Ann "Pumpkinface" Hutchinson. Melissa Theuriau > ANYTHING you guys can scrounge up. A...
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Oct 21 11:45 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

San Fran starts the season 2-5, promptly fires its coach (Mike Nolan).

49ers fire coach Nolan, give job to assistant Singletary

Btw, SF scored 158 points through 7 games. The Vikes' offensive juggernaut = 154.
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Oct 21 9:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7214
Views: 608346

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

Color me Libertarian, but this whole situation barely registers on my... http://negatendo.net/~brett/images/care-o-meter.gif My $0.02 and only post on this matter = I don't know what happened. I don't care what happened. Meth, precursors, registered vehicles, incorrectly cited state statutes...who g...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Oct 20 9:17 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Re: MLB News

The Twins severely overpaid for a player who, based on what they gave up, had a minimal impact on the team's success this year. Meanwhile the players the Twins traded were directly responsible for the team winning the toughest division in baseball and two (and counting) playoff series. Seems to be ...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Oct 20 8:20 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Re: MLB News

Looks like Garza will be the MVP.....and now they mention the trade........that trade may go down as being Hershel Walker bad. "Hershel Walker bad" is a tad too drama queenish, dontcha think? Even if the "Tampa Ray Bays" (thank you, Ditka, for that humorous moment this a.m.!) wi...
by Dances With Gophers
Sun Oct 19 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

This might be a stupid question, but... Which is better: Gold or Maroon ? Either way, you'll look just slightly less retarded than the grown men who wear the baseball caps with fuzzy gopher ears. So what would you suggest? Wear it. Just don't go full retard... http://welcometoillinois.files.wordpre...
by Dances With Gophers
Sun Oct 19 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

dxmnkd316 wrote:This might be a stupid question, but...

Which is better:
Gold
or
Maroon?


Does the team even use Maroon helmets? I own a gold one....
by Dances With Gophers
Sun Oct 19 7:20 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5306
Views: 316020

Re: Wolves / NBA:

I've never cared for the NBA post-MJ, but I've always liked Joe Dumars. Even more so now after reading this article:

Commencement finally addressed by Dumars
by Dances With Gophers
Fri Oct 17 9:01 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Re: MLB News

Last night's ALCS game 5 was one for the books. With 7 outs to go to elimination (2 outs in the 7th inning), down 7-0, the -ing Red Sox RALLY to win 8-7 How many turned this off because they thought it was over? The Red Sox continue their post season magic (recent history). I turned it off! Holy Ha...
by Dances With Gophers
Mon Oct 13 2:10 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

gator wrote:In about a 5 minute span on Fox;
1) Vikings win on a field goal on last seconds. :dance:
2) St. Louis beats Washington on a last second field goal.
3) Atlanta beats Chicago :chainsaw: on a last second field goal. :dance:

All I could think about was this video:
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOcwJH5jWng[/youtube]
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Oct 07 11:26 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Re: MLB News

I'll take Evil Empire Lite. BoSox over Angels in 4 (nailed it) D Bags over Rays in 5 (oops) Dodgers over Cubs in 4 (close, it was a sweep) Phillies over Brewers in 3 (close, 4 games vice 3) BoSox Over D Bags in 5 Dodgers Over Phillies in 6 BoSox over Manny in 5 3 for 4 in picks so far ~ Let's go Ma...
by Dances With Gophers
Wed Oct 01 12:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6687
Views: 365958

Re: MLB News

I'll take Evil Empire Lite.

BoSox over Angels in 4
D Bags over Rays in 5

Dodgers over Cubs in 4
Phillies over Brewers in 3

BoSox Over D Bags in 5
Dodgers Over Phillies in 6

BoSox over Manny in 5
by Dances With Gophers
Tue Sep 30 5:10 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15986
Views: 698379

Re: NFL NEWS

Wow. Tryson was buried in Texas on Saturday. On Sunday, his dad did the only thing he could. He kicked. "Today was his day," Bryant said. "It was all about him for me. I talked with him personally in my head throughout the game. I just want to remind him that he's my baby boy and he'...
by Dances With Gophers
Sun Sep 21 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14739
Views: 790529

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

...where would a person get tickets for next week's Gophers-tOSU game @ Columbus? Aren't a certain # reserved for Gophers' fans who make the road-trip (it's only a 3-hour drive for me, so I'm thinking why not?) Can't find anything on Gophersports.com Would rather sit in a small crowd of Gophers vice...