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by wlu_lax6
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

brian wrote:
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:24 am
Ivy League "98 percent certain" it's moving football season to spring.
But won't that impact the sprint football teams season
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Movies
Replies: 3005
Views: 214292

Re: Movies

Okay so I watched a terrible movie and then an AMAZING movie double feature today. So terrible first Jesus Rolls. Only good thing is you hear the story of why Jesus served time for being a "pederast". A good character in a great movie just ruined. Amazing 2004 Indie called Primer. It is a low budget...
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Le Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 117
Views: 7639

Re: Le Pro Cycling Thread

Virtual Tour De France over the next 3 weekends. This is on the same app that I use. I won't be on NBCSN but these races will. All of the big boy teams are participating. https://hips.hearstapps.com/hmg-prod.s3.amazonaws.com/images/vtdf-pr-image-mens-3-1-1593444491.jpg?crop=0.563xw:1.00xh;0.145xw,0&...
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Sports Photography Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 4245

Re: Sports Photography Thread

by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Carl Reiner
Replies: 6
Views: 92

Re: Carl Reiner

There are lots of recent interviews of Mel and Carl where you see Mel would bring dinner over for Carl. Sounded like this happened almost every night. Carl has looked rough in these interviews.
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2019-20 MLB Offseason
Replies: 179
Views: 7563

Re: 2019-20 MLB Offseason

So no Zimmerman and No Ross for the Nats...Does that make the team better?
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swampcrash 2020 - NIT Tournament Bracket Challenge
Replies: 10
Views: 89

Re: Swampcrash 2020 - NIT Tournament Bracket Challenge

Can you reset my password? Apparently your app knows my email address and won't let me register.
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Uniforms, Logos, and Such
Replies: 964
Views: 66103

Re: Uniforms, Logos, and Such

Dortmund did a little teaser of their new kit....looks like they may have gotten Zubaz to sponsor.
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: EPL Season 2019-20
Replies: 308
Views: 26772

Re: EPL Season 2019-20

FA & ESPN have to be excited about the semifinals of the cup. Man U v. Chelsea and City v. Arsenal.
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread
Replies: 451
Views: 54735

Re: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread

United States youth international Konrad de la Fuente has signed a new contract with Barcelona until 2022. US Youth National Teamer has a €50 million release clause that will rise to €100m if he is promoted to the first team before the expiration of the deal. Hertha Berlin wanted him. He will play o...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jun 28, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 888
Views: 68380

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

Mile and half into a mountain bike ride today with my son. Gets a bit aggressive on a jump and over the handlebars. Head into the dirt, shoulder and arm into the ground. Pretty big wreck. F'd the bike a bit. Had to hike back to the parking lot with me pushing 2 bikes and him holding his arm in pain ...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jun 28, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Joe Bugel
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Joe Bugel

Architect of the Hogs.
by wlu_lax6
Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Letterkenny
Replies: 92
Views: 3414

Re: Letterkenny

Just started this on Hulu last night? How did I never pay attention before now. Skeptical of Littlekenney (animation), but have too many episodes before I jump in to that.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Paging Travzilla. Mr. Travzilla (Stanley Cup Draft Game)
Replies: 25
Views: 1252

Re: Paging Travzilla. Mr. Travzilla (Stanley Cup Draft Game)

24 teams + summer free time... I’m up for it! hip hip hooray looking forward to see how Travzilla takes into account likelyhood of getting Covid...is that a new point category or does Ovi's price go down because he is more likely to get it than Holtby. Some sort of multiplier for each person your p...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Paging Travzilla. Mr. Travzilla (Stanley Cup Draft Game)
Replies: 25
Views: 1252

Re: Paging Travzilla. Mr. Travzilla (Stanley Cup Draft Game)

travzilla wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:54 am
24 teams + summer free time... I’m up for it!
hip hip hooray

looking forward to see how Travzilla takes into account likelyhood of getting Covid...is that a new point category or does Ovi's price go down because he is more likely to get it than Holtby.
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: What?? Are you drinking?
Replies: 355
Views: 15389

Re: What?? Are you drinking?

So these guys have been running a big campaign with the Sports Junkies (DC Radio guys who tangentially know nonlinear). Found it at the local grocery store....big fan. May order direct.

https://wavesoda.com/
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Paging Travzilla. Mr. Travzilla (Stanley Cup Draft Game)
Replies: 25
Views: 1252

Re: Paging Travzilla. Mr. Travzilla (Stanley Cup Draft Game)

bump bump bump.....

If we every had a need for some good old COVID wacky fantasy game for the crazy season..I am in
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

Who knew that high level softball returned...well it was quick
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/24/spor ... tweet.html
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Racism
Replies: 1000
Views: 47172

Re: Racism

The thing of it is that it basically had to be an inside job. And I would think these teams would be very protective of their cars and have cameras in their garages. That's why I gotta think they'll track down who did it. Seen a lot of dipshits suggesting it was a Jussie Smollett type situation, wh...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Movies
Replies: 3005
Views: 214292

Re: Movies

Okay it is not winning an Oscar but clearly could pull off a few popcorn trophies from MTV.....I enjoyed The Hunt. Solid Blumhouse film. So you know what to expect...but even the credits add something fun. Characters names inclue * Flight Attendant / Not Stewardess / Kelly * Yoga Pants * Vanilla Nic...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Disc Golf Discussion Thread (wlu_lax6 talks to BSF21)
Replies: 17
Views: 555

Re: The Disc Golf Discussion Thread (wlu_lax6 talks to BSF21)

My friend was really into it, and to get a good group together he let us non-players use traditional frisbees (snobs look down at us and call them lids). Anyway, it was tough for me to learn how to throw the real discs, especially since I played so infrequently. The rule adjustment we made was lid ...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Disc Golf Discussion Thread (wlu_lax6 talks to BSF21)
Replies: 17
Views: 555

Re: The Disc Golf Discussion Thread (wlu_lax6 talks to BSF21)

For Father's day made the whole family go play with me. Pretty excited that I shot a 3 over par. Now I was not playing from the tips but did remind my nearly 14 year old I am still the far superior sportsman in the family (used to say athlete but he rips off pull-ups, picking and is evolving into a ...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Bourbon
Replies: 221
Views: 46902

Re: Bourbon

by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

Zion Bank park is going to be busy into August. NWSL tournament finishes and the PLL starts up a day or two later. Will that be closed to fans also? yup. But based on the behavior of 6 Orlando pride players going to a bar...the chance that 175 lacrosse players and coaches not bringing it to Utah se...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jun 23, 2020 7:29 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Le Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 117
Views: 7639

Re: Le Pro Cycling Thread

Some of the pros are just strange birds....but this guy is different. Lots of folks (pros and average joes) are everesting right now. This guy did it twice in a week...first time the group that calculates the route realized they messed up. “His response to me was funny, and very typically Australian...
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

Zion Bank park is going to be busy into August. NWSL tournament finishes and the PLL starts up a day or two later.
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

Also on the covid side of things....
The first TBT already had to back out because of a player testing positive. No "Best Virginia" (West VA) team this year.
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

I was wondering
1.) The company/person flying that plane is fairly easy to identify (i.e the NASCAR incident this weekend too).
2.) If this was done on a commercial basis who would say yes to doing that work?
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jun 22, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 1788
Views: 128548

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

Also one less glass of champagne each year when the last NFL undefeated team loses. Dementia and Alzheimer’s
https://sports.yahoo.com/miami-dolphins ... 43796.html
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Dad Gifts
Replies: 31
Views: 775

Re: Dad Gifts

Woke up to this gift at the kitchen table.....brilliant. I have kept a ball pump in my coaching bag because refs never seem to think my game balls are pumped up and basically every kids on my team comes with a ball that does not have enough air to stay round. Now I will find out that when I need it ...
by wlu_lax6
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Racism
Replies: 1000
Views: 47172

Re: Racism

Eskimo pies are getting renamed
by wlu_lax6
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:29 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Movies
Replies: 3005
Views: 214292

Re: Movies

Watched 7500 on the Amazon Prime last night. Okay for a straight to Prime movie. Gordon-Levitt does a decent job. Better the Amazon balloon movie but would not pay for it.
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Coronavirus - All Sports
Replies: 541
Views: 9604

Re: Coronavirus - All Sports

So can one strategy be for teams that you bring the infected guy on. Keep him away from everyone until you need him and then bam the other team is quarantining and your team wins by default.

Like a special type of fighter in hockey.
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - WEEK 13 UPDATE
Replies: 70
Views: 646

Re: Swamp Out of the Park Baseball 2020 - WEEK 12 UPDATE

also carwash, the finances for Burlington are strange. 1st in the league and way down on attendance and way down on most revenue....
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jun 19, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3303
Views: 227612

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Have you guys seen Middleditch and Swartz? If not, encourage you to check it out. It's the guy from Silicon Valley (middleditch) and Jean R. doing longform improve. It's impressive and very funny. Anyways, I dig him on Parks... He's supposed to be an annoying tool... And he does it quite well. He w...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SWAMPCRASH 2020 - Week Sixteen
Replies: 128
Views: 874

Re: SWAMPCRASH 2020 - Week Sixteen

Ryan wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:32 am
IN:

BFJ
Brian
Bronto
Chedda
DSafe
GodKarma
Gunpowder
NO3L
Pruitt
Rush
Sabo
Sancarlos
Syb
RSL
Missing me here. PM'd you on Monday..saw it in my sent moments ago
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The last dance
Replies: 126
Views: 2040

Re: The last dance

Oral History (And some video) of MJ pickup games at the gym with random donks after his first retirement. https://www.si.com/extra-mustard/2020/06/17/michael-jordan-retirement-pickup-games-chicago-oral-history Reminds me of my very short basketball game during the 1999 NBA lockout at the Pro Club in...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Great Goals thread
Replies: 276
Views: 85609

Re: The Great Goals thread

Fantastic Goal, Fantastic Tackle, Fantastic Ray Hudson