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by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Uniforms, Logos, and Such
Replies: 1017
Views: 68387

Re: Uniforms, Logos, and Such

Xolos day of the dead kit. Bones don't for numbers


https://cdn.footyheadlines.com/amp/6187007632800823144
by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Among Us
Replies: 34
Views: 368

Re: Among Us

I am sure back in the day there were cycling fans wondering why anyone would watch motorcycle racing or horse racing fans wondering why car racing would be interesting....but we are in a world where NBCSN shows the auto auctions over top level soccer games. That's because they put soccer on streami...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Among Us
Replies: 34
Views: 368

Re: Among Us

I am sure back in the day there were cycling fans wondering why anyone would watch motorcycle racing or horse racing fans wondering why car racing would be interesting....but we are in a world where NBCSN shows the auto auctions over top level soccer games.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Athletic Thread
Replies: 102
Views: 5001

Re: The Athletic Thread

Interesting articles in the last few days from the Athletic on political donations by soccer owners. The first on the MLS was a bit more interesting than the European team owners because it really showed that the actions the MLS teams are taking don't line up with the $ being donated. On the other h...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Champions League 2020-2021
Replies: 10
Views: 94

Champions League 2020-2021

Man U late winner Gio Reyna subs in, gets a booking and assist but Dortmund lose to Lazio Dest goes 90 in a Barcelona thumping (including playing the last 22 minutes down a man) Tyler Adams gets ~40 minutes of work in a win for the German Red Bulls and an American did score today. Ethan Horvath put ...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3531
Views: 234892

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

That's a bummer... That said, I found the Bear/Burnett production pretty annoying. Like, the Indian twins were pretty and photogenic... It was shitty that you barely ever even saw the other 2 teammates, and [strikethrough]their boobs[/strikethrough] they had a majorly outsized role on the show for ...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Hey Bronto (Or Jeeves)...Thoughts about Suspension Trainers/TRX
Replies: 32
Views: 307

Re: Hey Bronto (Or Jeeves)...Thoughts about Suspension Trainers/TRX

I do, but I was hoping for something with full tracking and maybe a screen to watch or platform to read and also that we could use interchangeably. The advantage of that is fit and variety. The screens can be mimicked with basic apps on tablet/phone. You also get wider variety of price points for f...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Hey Bronto (Or Jeeves)...Thoughts about Suspension Trainers/TRX
Replies: 32
Views: 307

Re: Hey Bronto (Or Jeeves)...Thoughts about Suspension Trainers/TRX

mister d wrote:
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:03 am
Budget is "as low as we can go without sacrificing quality or longevity"? I'd rather pay more upfront to not have to pay again later, but I'm also not looking at like Peloton levels.
Do you own a bike that you can put on a trainer?
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 20, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3531
Views: 234892

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Anyone looking for mindless, slightly repetitive reality competition... The Bear Grillus* show on Prime is pretty damn good. Eco Challenge in Fiji... A ridiculously long race that includes hiking, ropes (ascend and repel), white water rafting, open water rowing, SUP board paddling, mountain biking....
by wlu_lax6
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Hey Bronto (Or Jeeves)...Thoughts about Suspension Trainers/TRX
Replies: 32
Views: 307

Re: Hey Bronto (Or Jeeves)...Thoughts about Suspension Trainers/TRX

mister d wrote:
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:54 pm
Bronto! Low ceiling basement cardio machine for the winter?
row?

Loving my smart bike trainer and Zwift
by wlu_lax6
Mon Oct 19, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Potential future Swamp poker game -next game TBA (watch this thread)
Replies: 293
Views: 7135

Re: Potential future Swamp poker game -next game TBA (watch this thread)

Mark your calendar. November 20th 7:30 or 8 eastern my Movember team will be hosting a virtual tournament. $25 donation gets you in the tournament and we will have some sort of gift card type prizes for the winner (and maybe 2nd and 3rd). Basically you make the donation to our Movember team and you...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: MLS 2019 & 2020
Replies: 296
Views: 30400

Re: MLS 2019 & 2020

Cincinnati really plays deep, park the bus, and counter attack soccer. Really boring and strange to see this DC United team just dominating position and control of the game. Also Bobby Edwards gave up a howler worse than the one I botched yesterday morning.
by wlu_lax6
Sun Oct 18, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020 Presidential Election: Joe Biden vs Whoever the Republicans Nominate
Replies: 1773
Views: 17350

Re: 2020 Presidential Election: Joe Biden vs Whoever the Republicans Nominate

Well done steelworkers...well done https://www.businessinsider.com/united-steelworkers-lights-up-biden-harris-on-trump-tower-2020-10?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+typepad%2Falleyinsider%2Fsilicon_alley_insider+%28Silicon+Alley+Insider%29 Best Steel Mill thing I have seen...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Oct 18, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Potential future Swamp poker game -next game TBA (watch this thread)
Replies: 293
Views: 7135

Re: Potential future Swamp poker game -next game TBA (watch this thread)

Mark your calendar. November 20th 7:30 or 8 eastern my Movember team will be hosting a virtual tournament. $25 donation gets you in the tournament and we will have some sort of gift card type prizes for the winner (and maybe 2nd and 3rd). Basically you make the donation to our Movember team and you...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Oct 18, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3531
Views: 234892

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

The West Wing special (HBO Max) was pretty good. The beat of that show, the dialog, etc..just picked up where it left off. Done more like a play than TV. The actors fit their roles just like before (even the substitute for Leo was a nice fit). Good stuff.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 15, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread
Replies: 9
Views: 99

Re: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread

DSafetyGuy wrote:
Thu Oct 15, 2020 3:44 pm
I'll take a photo of all the non-white club members.
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by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 15, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: ESPN 8: The Ocho
Replies: 53
Views: 4633

Re: ESPN 8: The Ocho

Full contact no pad league

This seems like a terrible idea. But maybe not as it means folks tackle like rugby. However how does this get insurance. Can't get a field without insurance.

by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 15, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread
Replies: 9
Views: 99

Re: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread

rass wrote:
Thu Oct 15, 2020 9:35 am
Unless they have some discount "Masters April 9th-12th 2020" gear.
You joke but the email from the masters when they went fanless this November encourage folks to keep their tickets for 2020 as a commemorative item.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 15, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread
Replies: 9
Views: 99

2020 Masters (Golf) Thread

So as some know, I had tickets for the 2020 Monday practice round. Now I have 2021 Monday practice rounds. However, I do get access to the "Online Patron shop" for this year. Apparently when it opens up I will be allowed to make 2 orders (not sure really what that means). But if anyone needs some Ma...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3531
Views: 234892

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Lasso just got renewed for 2 more seasons
by wlu_lax6
Wed Oct 14, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1946
Views: 195009

Re: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.

Freddy Adu signs with Sweedish 2nd division side Österlen FF. Dude's in his 40s at this point. Good for him. one of the guys on my company team ran into him this summer at the MD Soccerplex. He got some contact info to see if he wanted to join our company team (and only half joking about referring ...
by wlu_lax6
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1946
Views: 195009

Re: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.

Freddy Adu signs with Sweedish 2nd division side Österlen FF.
by wlu_lax6
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Frozen Four
Replies: 50
Views: 1914

Re: Frozen Four

IN 2009 the Naval Academy hosted the D1 Frozen Four in DC....which did not have a varsity ice hockey team. I think it is more about who is willing to do the organization work and willing to take the $ risk for hosting the event.
by wlu_lax6
Wed Oct 14, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: UEFA Nations League
Replies: 29
Views: 656

Re: UEFA Nations League

So Ireland v. Finland...2 non-caucasian players on the field (1 midfielder for finland and the Irish goalie). I find myself way more aware of this when watching sports these days.
by wlu_lax6
Wed Oct 14, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Rants 2?
Replies: 787
Views: 39066

Re: Rants 2?

The moment that you start just giving family members generic gift cards or checks is the moment you should stop exchanging gifts with that family member for holidays and birthdays. Meaningful gift cards with thought or specific experiences, okay...will give you a pass, but if you just cut a check be...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

Shirley wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:40 am
"famous" name. I had to Google that one. Had never heard it before.

And now I know the UVA transfer - from nearly 40 years ago!
Richard Bachman would have been easier
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

A_B wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:38 am
Fucking Maine?
yup they wear New Balance....on the hockey sweater too..which is why Warrior would have made way more sense.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

okay most famous grad...John Swithen
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

brian wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:39 am
govmentchedda wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:29 am
Hawaii wears Billabong?
I was gonna say Minnesota wearing CCM. That would be pretty baller actually.
Nope, but CCM has been bought/sold/bought so many times. It had a deal with reebok, got sold to Adidas, but is currently owned by a private equity firm.

Gophers wear Nike
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

Ryan wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:38 am
North Dakota
Nike
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

govmentchedda wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:29 am
Hawaii wears Billabong?
Only as sideline gear. They support the Baltiflage and protecting this house.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

Ryan wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:33 am
Is this D1 as in FBS?
I did not say FBS
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

new hints, not most famous alums but * The guy who played Jonah Ryan from VEEP * the 6th governor of Hawaii * producer of Kill Bill, Goal!, pulp fiction, reservoir dogs, an inconvenient truth,hacksaw ridge (has 8 Academy Awards) Avoiding sports alums and the most famous graduate as that would give i...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

brian wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:52 am
Georgia Tech finally ditched those horrible Russell Athletic unis a couple years ago so it's not them. Does someone else still use Russell?
Tech is Adidas and nobody is in Russell or Champion
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

Ryan wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:02 am
Duke?
swoosh land
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

govmentchedda wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:36 am
Warrior?
Closer
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

Okay here are hints 1.) It is only a single team 2.) Clearly their money maker sport is not football 3.) The sponsor is not known for football 4.) The sponsor is not really known for their big money maker sport and actually surprising that the money maker sport did not use the brand that was acquire...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

Ryan wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:15 am
Russell Tackle-Twill State or maybe like Navy or Fresno State
Fresno is Phil Knight
Navy is UA
and not even sure what Twill State is, so can't tell you what they wear.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai
Replies: 29
Views: 127

Re: Wlu_lax6's Glod Star Trivai

govmentchedda wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:40 am
I assume Jordan counts as Nike, but if not, Florida and Michigan.
Nah that is still Nike for the purpose of this and nobody is wearing Puma.