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by Rams Fanny
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part III - A Democratic House
Replies: 881
Views: 13641

Re: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part III - A Democratic House

I'm a little surprised he hasn't said "fuck the wall" and let everyone know if there's ever another non-white murderer the blood is on the hands of all the Dems plus the Republicans he doesn't like. "I, Donald Trump, tried to prevent this imminent future attack and would have but you didn't let me ...
by Rams Fanny
Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Culinary Hot Takes
Replies: 175
Views: 7901

Re: Culinary Hot Takes

ikeep trying to make a steak in my cast iron skillet on the stove but all i do is smoke the whole house up and char the shit outta the outside. i marinade them in a blend of seaosnings and soy hot sauce and worchestshire sauce and put them in a hot pan...what am i fucking up? I'm going to guess tho...
by Rams Fanny
Sat Jan 12, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL Playoffs - Divisional Round
Replies: 78
Views: 722

Re: NFL Playoffs - Divisional Round

If my heart wasn't in it, I would likely take Dallas and the points. Instead I'm looking hard at the over. I think the Rams are putting up 30. If you think Dallas covers, then it's a no brainer.
by Rams Fanny
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2019 NFL Offseason Thread
Replies: 125
Views: 1652

Re: 2019 NFL Offseason Thread

I know this isn’t considered a great crop of HC candidates, but with the exception of TB it feels as though each team with an opening has made the worst possible choice.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-2019 NHL Season
Replies: 361
Views: 6806

Re: 2018-2019 NHL Season

What's truly great is Crosby has played more than a season and a half fewer games.
by Rams Fanny
Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: What the fuck is wrong with people (thread)
Replies: 767
Views: 34286

Re: What the fuck is wrong with people (thread)

This store is a mile from my house. https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/mobile/thieves-rip-atm-out-of-business-in-southwest-calgary-1.4241847 Officials say at about 12:10 a.m. a group of three individuals broke into a Rexall Pharmacy on Strathcona Boulevard S.W. using a crowbar to pry open the doors. Once i...
by Rams Fanny
Sat Jan 05, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-19 NCAA Basketball Season
Replies: 93
Views: 1306

Re: 2018-19 NCAA Basketball Season

I'm sure I'm fantastically late to the party, but when did FOX start using the old NBA on NBC music for college basketball? Surely there is some struggling talented musician out there that can come up with a hip 10 sec jingle instead of harkening back to a time when Charles Barkley was dominant.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-2019 NHL Season
Replies: 361
Views: 6806

Re: 2018-2019 NHL Season

too much of the same playing each other. Chicago are now 1-6 in outdoor games. Next year at the Cotton Bowl might peak some interest again. NHL had a chance to do something really cool by slotting Vegas into the Heritage Classic in Regina next season and didn't do it. We might have gotten a chance ...
by Rams Fanny
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-2019 NHL Season
Replies: 361
Views: 6806

Re: 2018-2019 NHL Season

too much of the same playing each other. Chicago are now 1-6 in outdoor games. Next year at the Cotton Bowl might peak some interest again. NHL had a chance to do something really cool by slotting Vegas into the Heritage Classic in Regina next season and didn't do it. We might have gotten a chance ...
by Rams Fanny
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Actually Good NFL Coaches
Replies: 36
Views: 416

Re: Actually Good NFL Coaches

No on Mcvay. He's the offensive coordinator who happens to call TOs on both sides of the ball (sometimes poorly). His offensive game plans were poor in the WC game last year as well as the losses to the two best defenses he saw this year. There is zero evidence he has anything substantial to do with...
by Rams Fanny
Sun Dec 16, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL 2018 - Week 15
Replies: 53
Views: 572

Re: NFL 2018 - Week 15

Can someone explain to me why GB was allowed to attempt final FG? Rodgers sacked, GB had no TOs, pen against GB which was declined, and :15 sec on clock. Oh, and it was 3rd down and no spike. Chicago did not call TO. Clock doesn't start until the snap after penalty enforcements in the final two min...
by Rams Fanny
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL 2018 - Week 15
Replies: 53
Views: 572

Re: NFL 2018 - Week 15

Can someone explain to me why GB was allowed to attempt final FG? Rodgers sacked, GB had no TOs, pen against GB which was declined, and :15 sec on clock. Oh, and it was 3rd down and no spike. Chicago did not call TO.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2019 NFL Offseason Thread
Replies: 125
Views: 1652

Re: 2019 NFL Offseason Thread

brian wrote:
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:38 pm
Las Vegas will be hosting the 2020 NFL Draft. That'll be a trip.
Well, not for us.

Seriously, has there ever been a better excuse for a Swamp meet-up?
by Rams Fanny
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL 2018 - Week 14
Replies: 111
Views: 1006

Re: NFL 2018 - Week 14

Pruitt wrote:
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:10 pm
I will defend Pats fans
This statement should never be uttered by a rational person, or perhaps anyone.
by Rams Fanny
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Welcome NHL Seattle
Replies: 40
Views: 456

Re: Welcome NHL Seattle

Do we all agree that in 3-5 years we see Ottawa ---> Quebec and Arizona ---> Houston? No realignment needed in those cases. Then the league just has to worry about Florida. The Ottawa downtown stadium deal appears to be a bigger train wreck than Arizona's attempt. I get the impression Bettman is don...
by Rams Fanny
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018 football Pickem and survivor
Replies: 7
Views: 132

Re: 2018 football Pickem and survivor

Congrats to Goodkarma who roared ahead from 5 down with two weeks left to claim the college crown. Well done!
by Rams Fanny
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-2019 NHL Season
Replies: 361
Views: 6806

Re: 2018-2019 NHL Season

Hopefully Wilson appeals so he can be on the ice with Ryan Reeves on Tuesday.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Nov 28, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Canadian Politics Thread
Replies: 118
Views: 3083

Re: Canadian Politics Thread

Pruitt wrote:
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:51 am
"Gambling Problem?" or Money Laundering?

Liberal Member of Parliament in big trouble.
Looks like someone really loved "Owning Mahoney"
by Rams Fanny
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Iceman (no, not dead)
Replies: 7
Views: 160

Re: The Iceman (no, not dead)

I thought this was going to be about the HBO-featured hitman.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Nov 07, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part III - A Democratic House
Replies: 881
Views: 13641

Re: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part III - A Democratic House

I'll admit I haven't studied the issue much, but is it really reasonable to jump the national minimum wage by over 100% ($7.25 to $15)? In a country as large as ours, there are drastically different costs of living and wage levels in different areas. While $15 isn't much to make or pay in NYC, it's...
by Rams Fanny
Tue Nov 06, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 1273
Views: 72785

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

wlu_lax6 wrote:
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:26 pm
normally not even worthy of mention (But maybe the sweet science thread would disagree), but if you go out this way...you get a post
https://www.si.com/boxing/2018/11/06/ma ... king-boxer
That's gotta be a top-10 weirdest way to go
by Rams Fanny
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2018 - FINAL AWARDS & SEASON WRAP-UP
Replies: 659
Views: 15202

Re: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2018 - POSTSEASON WRAP-UP + Poll: Holland Team MVP

duff wrote:
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:08 pm
I almost always vote for the best WAR score. But chicks dig the long ball. Am I right GPJ?
If you can figure out a way to get chicks out of this then by all means pitter patter...
by Rams Fanny
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-2019 NHL Season
Replies: 361
Views: 6806

Re: 2018-2019 NHL Season

I'm sure SJ and Karlsson have a handshake agreement. I'm also sure SJ are happy to use that extra year to have him under their medical staff's eye to make sure his ankle is worth an eight year contract.
by Rams Fanny
Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Lottery Thread
Replies: 133
Views: 5242

Re: The Lottery Thread

Drove 30 min down to the California lotto store literally 50 steps from NV State line. Lotteries are illegal here in the gambling Mecca. Human line was ~1,000 people and wrapped twice around building then halfway behind outlet mall on NV side. A two-State line likely a 2.5-3hr wait. I declined. I ha...
by Rams Fanny
Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Red Sox Magic Number
Replies: 143
Views: 5029

Re: Red Sox Magic Number

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by Rams Fanny
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fast Food Thread: Not just about assholes anymore
Replies: 393
Views: 9248

Re: Fast Food Thread: Not just about assholes anymore

I think Dunkin smells better and is a better roast but is served too weak so I stopped drinking it years ago. Starbucks over-roasts their coffee pretty much across the board but closer to what I'm looking for from a retail cup then Dunkin. That said I agree about the CS aspect. Dunkin employees have...
by Rams Fanny
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: It's been a minute
Replies: 50
Views: 2124

Re: It's been a minute

I usually only say 'no worries' if someone accidentally bumps into me or if a customer service person apologizes for a wait.
by Rams Fanny
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018 NFL Season
Replies: 698
Views: 12620

Re: 2018 NFL Season

Here's an indication of how bad QB play has gotten: In week 2 there were 4 starting QBs who started games for the Rams between 2005-16: Case Keenum, Nick Foles, Sam Bradford, and Ryan Fitzpatrick. None of them ever played for a Rams team that finished higher than 7-9 and none had a winning record as...
by Rams Fanny
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL 2018 Week 2
Replies: 90
Views: 1786

Re: NFL 2018 Week 2

Reggie Wayne
by Rams Fanny
Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL 2018 Week 1?
Replies: 54
Views: 1122

Re: NFL 2018 Week 1?

The alternative to the Eagles winning the Super Bowl was/is unacceptable.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Sep 05, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Indictment Thread (Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part II)
Replies: 3500
Views: 70758

Re: The Indictment Thread (Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part II)

I’m sure that’s what they thought for a long time. “This guy is crazy and dangerous but we can get a couple of Supremes and some tax cuts out of this and we can cut him loose” but they didn’t count on 90 percent of their base being racist, batshit crazy fucknuggets. "It is to be hoped that the lead...
by Rams Fanny
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WWLIS Thread
Replies: 300
Views: 12431

Re: The WWLIS Thread

FYI Insider is now part of ESPN+ so more value for that purchase. Also when you sign up, it (at least Apple) defaults to the $4.99/mo option and doesn't give you the yearly $49.99 option. I had to go into the app store (you can only manage sub. from how you ordered it) a day later and change the opt...
by Rams Fanny
Tue Sep 04, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Return of Confessions
Replies: 1040
Views: 54246

Re: Return of Confessions

I'm having a hard time getting excited for the NFL this year. I shouldn't since the team I've actively rooted for since 1974 is likely going to be real good. I haven't felt this detached since, well, 2001 (and to a lesser extent 2004). I have no idea how to root for a favorite. There's more joy when...
by Rams Fanny
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018 NFL Season
Replies: 698
Views: 12620

Re: 2018 NFL Season

I hope Aaron Donald doesn't hold out now that he's no longer the highest paid def player ever.
by Rams Fanny
Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fast Food Thread: Not just about assholes anymore
Replies: 393
Views: 9248

Re: Fast Food Thread: Not just about assholes anymore

In-N-Out donates $25,000 to California Republican Party, angry Twitter users call for boycott I don't give a fuck. I'm still eating at In-N-Out. Ever since I saw the dumb Bible verses on the cups and Kevin Nealon's character in Weeds said the owners were crazy Christians, I was aware of their idioc...
by Rams Fanny
Fri Aug 24, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Shopping Guide
Replies: 163
Views: 8289

Re: Swamp Shopping Guide

For History buffs the best WWI single volume history I've ever read, "A World Undone", is a kindle daily deal at $1.99. I guarantee it was leaned on heavily for the Hardcore History WWI pod.
by Rams Fanny
Wed Aug 22, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018 MLB Week 1
Replies: 860
Views: 16729

Re: 2018 MLB Week 1

I was thinking Harper probably exerted as much pressure on the Nats as possible to keep him in Wash. Harper's contract offer likely stays at max levels if A) LA is pining for the unknown in a bidding war with NYY (or poss CHC) during offseason or B) he doesn't go to LA and hit.188 4HR 6RBI down stre...
by Rams Fanny
Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018 MLB Week 1
Replies: 860
Views: 16729

Re: 2018 MLB Week 1

I totally missed this from Sunday/Monday, but how could the Dodgers win the claim on Harper and apparently get an audience and not get a deal done? Because Yankees rumored (B/R) to be going on a spending spree if they fall short of WS. Harper would be an idiot to not hear what ridiculous numbers th...
by Rams Fanny
Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A Ring of Pedophile Priests
Replies: 41
Views: 649

Re: A Ring of Pedophile Priests

Can't find the Tweet but there was a good one asking where are all the moderate Christians at condemning this behavior? Or have they all become radicalized? My hot take? Most Christian moderates have long since basically abandoned the church and religion. No, they go to church most Sundays. They mi...
by Rams Fanny
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2018-2019 EPL Season
Replies: 217
Views: 3988

Re: 2018-2019 EPL Season

I fucking hate Max Rushden. As much as I love Barry Glendenning, I can't listen to FW and haven't listened since he started hosting. The name-dropping, bad jokes, and the TMZ-style gossipy way he would lead some discussions was all too much for me. I pretty much just listen to Jimbo's pod. MIB also ...