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by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Anything new around here?
Replies: 9
Views: 142

Re: Anything new around here?

Hey Doc...Nice to hear from you.
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jan 20, 2021 3:53 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread
Replies: 612
Views: 58478

Re: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread

If you have seen the GQ pics of Pulisic...you have to ask why is PR team and such are not giving him better advice. Only thing missing is a water fountain.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 19, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread
Replies: 119
Views: 1542

Re: 2020 Masters (Golf) Thread

So I was not selected to have my 2020 tickets become 2021. So I. Guaranteed 2022. Probably better that way.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Podcasts
Replies: 1010
Views: 110596

Re: Podcasts

Anthony Anderson telling MJ stories on Conan O'Brien Needs A Friend was fantastic.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts
Replies: 3277
Views: 173875

Re: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts

Listening to the Robinhood Snacks podcast this morning. Some solid random facts 1.) One of their listeners plays women's pro hoops in Spain. Jersey has 13 logos on it including Queso El Pastor 2.) Kettering Town FC were the first club to wear sponsorship upon their shirts and it happened in 1976 3.)...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2289
Views: 28184

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

Good. They can fuck off. Idaho and Wyoming wouldn’t exist without federal funding. They’ll be selling the Paloose as a garbage dump to raise money I’m stockpiling potatoes in case the price skyrockets. Hurting my chance of winning a bet I have...first person to say here wins https://www.airbnb.com/...
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2289
Views: 28184

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

So DT is said to pardon 100 people on his last day.. How much chance there for all those arrested at the capitol? Nope it is going to be people who had people paid for access. While the identities of the 100 are not known, some of the president's allies are said to believe that many of the pardons ...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread
Replies: 155
Views: 1441

Re: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread

Ovi opens his account for the season.
by wlu_lax6
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 2098
Views: 141199

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

Donald G. Tober....Sweet N Low N Splat. Went out on his own terms it seems. https://www.businessinsider.com/former-sweet-n-low-marketer-donald-g-tober-has-reportedly-died-2021-1?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+typepad%2Falleyinsider%2Fsilicon_alley_insider+%28Silicon+Alley...
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 2049
Views: 198814

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

The impression I got from his time at DC was he was a player-coach and the players benefited from it. But I am not sure making him the Gaffer will prevent Derby from playing Blackpool next year.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread
Replies: 155
Views: 1441

Re: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread

mister d wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:51 am
I bet Gartner was like 24 there.
The mustache and chest hair are at least 24 on their own
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:49 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 2049
Views: 198814

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

Read in the hustle that Amazon is lining up a bid for rights to Serie A (Italy). Guess this is the ESPN+ property right now. Said it could be 4B for 3 years. Hope for Bezos sake that Ronaldo does not go anywhere and Weston has a breakout World Cup....or several members of el Tri go to Italy.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread
Replies: 155
Views: 1441

Re: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread

One of the things I don't like about the COVID impact is the impact on Ovi's chase of Gretzky's goal record. 188 goals to tie the record. At least it is a contract year so Ovi maybe motivated (maybe not). But I am guessing he misses a few games this year due to the virus. 2 more goals and he ties on...
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jan 13, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Fast Food Thread: Not just about assholes anymore
Replies: 550
Views: 37717

Re: Fast Food Thread: Not just about assholes anymore

Great headline from Business Insider
Subway is now serving a pile of meat and other sandwich ingredients in a bowl as a new menu item
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 1038
Views: 72390

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

Lily is can get it. Hell yes she are is hot. And JLo posted on FB he found her attractive as if that was some sort of controversial hot take. Lily can absolutely get it, even if I'm not the biggest fan of her most recent haircut. Would not have expected her to be from mother Russia. She keeps showi...
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239961

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Where there other game shows where the game carried the show over the personality?

Wheel?
Price is right?
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 1038
Views: 72390

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

Don’t know how reliable this link is, but they estimate Flo makes about 2 million a year from Progressive. https://www.celebritynetworth.com/richest-celebrities/actors/stephanie-courtney-net-worth/ I have a strong dislike of flo and all other characters from progressive ad. Lily bothers me less but...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239961

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Johnny Carwash wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:39 am
Pruitt wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:29 am
and truth be told, Alex Trebek was a pretty bland guy.
I think that's a large part of what made him good, especially for that show. Most TV "personalities" these days are fucking obnoxious.
as opposed to game show hosts from the late 70s and 80s? Not just these days.
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread
Replies: 612
Views: 58478

Re: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread

The US has a ton of people playing soccer at a high level. What separates Hoppe from some guy who plays at another D1 level?...who knows, but there are probably lots of people who were afraid to make the move, did not get seen by the right college programs, had a bad day at the right tournament, got...
by wlu_lax6
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread
Replies: 155
Views: 1441

Re: 2020-2021 NHL Regular Season Thread

by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239961

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

We finished 'The Undoing' last night. Enjoyed it quite a bit. We kept waiting for a 'twist'...and the twist was that there was no twist! The amount of plastic surgery Nicole Kidman has had is disturbing. She has no lines on her face! She's 53! This morning I finished "Zero Zero Zero" (on Amazon Pri...
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 73
Views: 1037

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

degenerasian wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 4:19 pm
The Sybian wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:45 pm
Jets interviewed Marvin Lewis... Hiring Lewis would be the most Jets move possible, right? Is Rich Kotite still alive?
Rooney interview?
He had such a great reputation when he was with the Ravens. Maybe it was not Marvin but the Bengals.
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread
Replies: 612
Views: 58478

Re: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread

I guess I'll state the obvious: I wasn't trying to compare growing up around a soccer club in Jersey with joining a European academy system. Just making a point that even back in the 80s, you had pockets where kids that wanted to swim in Lake Soccer, with professional coaches, was an option for som...
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 11, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread
Replies: 612
Views: 58478

Re: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread

Growing up during that area, I am 100% sure soccer development was the following Rec Travel--coached by dads Better Travel/Clubs--mostly coached by dads ODP In the Maryland Area my team (coached by a dad) was a solid State Cup team. We had no tactics and in high school did not have training. It was ...
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 2098
Views: 141199

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

The Pope's personal doc...complications from COVID.

Also Thunderheart holds a strange warm place in my heart. Remember going to see it with a buddy which turned into a really fun night.
by wlu_lax6
Mon Jan 11, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Cooking Thread
Replies: 521
Views: 29745

Re: Swamp Cooking Thread

Taught my daughter how to make homemade pretzels and beer cheese today. Delicious. Feel like there is an old bay angle in the beer cheese I need to experiment with. Only downside, she would not let me play polka and umpalumpa music while making it. You mind sharing the beer cheese recipe? I’m alway...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jan 10, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Cooking Thread
Replies: 521
Views: 29745

Re: Swamp Cooking Thread

rass wrote:
Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:20 pm
Or on the pretzels themselves???
I think the answer is yes to both.
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Comics
Replies: 68
Views: 6422

Re: Comics

I just wrote a letter to the Seattle Times asking them to drop the Dilbert strip, on the grounds that Scott Adams is lying sack-of-shit Trump supporter (worded more diplomatically of course). Dilbert the comic...enjoyable...Scott Adams' blog.....head spinning view of the world. Dilbert the short li...
by wlu_lax6
Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Cooking Thread
Replies: 521
Views: 29745

Re: Swamp Cooking Thread

Taught my daughter how to make homemade pretzels and beer cheese today. Delicious. Feel like there is an old bay angle in the beer cheese I need to experiment with.

Only downside, she would not let me play polka and umpalumpa music while making it.
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jan 08, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Fantasy Hockey 2021
Replies: 12
Views: 115

Re: Swamp Fantasy Hockey 2021

Jeebus, Diamond! I sent emails out, too. Found them all in my spam folder. I'm psyched to be back in. Bummed I wasted my study time. Hundreds of crap emails a day and the yahoo fantasy emails go to spam?? Don't they know I won a pandemic-shortened league last year?? The indignity! Made all 18 picks...
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jan 08, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Tommy Lasorda
Replies: 15
Views: 195

Re: Tommy Lasorda

1.) Espn's headline "Tommy Lasorda loved baseball and being Tommy Lasorda" is exactly what I think of when I think about him. If Baseball's national team job was more like soccer I would have said give him the full time US job. 2.) Wonder how many papers had a Tommy Lasorda obit already in the can r...
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jan 08, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: EPL 2020/21
Replies: 307
Views: 4302

Re: EPL 2020/21

Appreciate we have a spurs fan or 2 on the board but
LET'S GO MARINE
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jan 08, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Movies
Replies: 3209
Views: 224937

Re: Movies

Got click baited this morning. Headline was New Monty Python Movie under development. Then learned a studio is fast tracking Spamalot for production. Let down but probably a good thing in the grand scheme of things.
by wlu_lax6
Fri Jan 08, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Wrestling Federation 2020 - AB vs. rass (Featuring Gunpowder and BFJ on the mic!)
Replies: 492
Views: 9469

Re: Swamp Wrestling Federation 2020 - brian vs. wlu_lax (Featuring Gunpowder on the mic!)

MATCH 6 - BRIAN VS. WLU_LAX Second half of our bill from the Pensacola Bay Center features brian vs. wlu_lax , who we can imagine have a beef for some reason. Down to ringside where Gunpowder is back with his commentary: https://youtu.be/IQusf8q9SLU the way that started I was sure the headline was ...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:18 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SACK TRICK!!!
Replies: 209
Views: 6339

Re: SACK TRICK!!!

Sorry BSF...thoughts with you and the Mrs.
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread
Replies: 612
Views: 58478

Re: 2022 is a long way away USA Soccer Thread

January camps..some new faces. Obviously some missing folks in Europe Senior team GOALKEEPERS: Sean Johnson (New York City FC; 9/0), Matt Turner (New England Revolution; 0/0) DEFENDERS: Tristan Blackmon (LAFC; 0/0), Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls; 18/3), Walker Zimmerman (Nashville SC; 13/2) MIDFIEL...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Bourbon
Replies: 234
Views: 48504

Re: Bourbon

Anyone had Sweetens Cove? Was reading an WSJ interview with Peyton Manning promoting it. He’s joined in the enterprise by other former pro-athletes including his brother Eli and U.S. Open tennis champ Andy Roddick. Together they recruited the first female master distiller of Kentucky Bourbon since P...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 6108
Views: 303856

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

A few years ago when Jim Schwartz was the Bills' DC, I was looking for proof that he's Jewish. Schwartz was a football player at Mt. St. Joe High (Catholic School). Not the end all be all of not-being Jewish but most of the Jewish kids in Bmore end up at other private schools (even some that our af...
by wlu_lax6
Thu Jan 07, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239961

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

So they ripped off Pruitt's next paw patrol.character.idea?
https://nypost.com/2021/01/06/denmark-a ... ong-penis/
by wlu_lax6
Wed Jan 06, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 2049
Views: 198814

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

Great move when you are trying to force a transfer. Also like the security would not let him in.
https://www.espn.com/soccer/antwerp/sto ... vals-shirt