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by wlu_lax6
Tue May 21, 2013 12:09 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Uniforms, Logos, and Such
Replies: 1028
Views: 69006

Re: Uniforms, Logos, and Such

New kits for Barca...good bye creamcile. http://static1.businessinsider.com/image/519b728069beddd93d00000e-972-694-620-/new-barcelona-kit-home-away.jpg Also really like the sweaters above. I will have to post some of the summer league tournametn uniforms that come out. This one is pretty good...that...
by wlu_lax6
Tue May 21, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Obama Administration Meltdown Thread
Replies: 479
Views: 30526

Re: Obama Administration Meltdown Thread

McCain really staying on point with this Apple computer Tax hearing today. Trying to get on the Daily Show is my guess. http://www.businessinsider.com/john-mccain-tim-cook-questioning-2013-5?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+typepad%2Falleyinsider%2Fsilicon_alley_insider+%28...
by wlu_lax6
Tue May 21, 2013 11:43 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2013/2014 MLS Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 27464

Re: 2013 MLS Thread

and its official New York City FC (Man City, Yankees participating) and trying to build a stadium in Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Garber must really not like the folks involved with the Cosmos
by wlu_lax6
Tue May 21, 2013 10:49 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: WRGPT
Replies: 10
Views: 688

Re: WRGPT

Sabo wrote:
Shirley wrote:Wow, you came in 14th?! That's awesome.
Still, a lot of fun to last this long. And more importantly, I finished two spots better than my friend's finish about five years ago, so I know have bragging rights over him.
Well that and all of those virtual bucks
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 20, 2013 7:59 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: And Down the Stretch They Come (Horse Racing)
Replies: 123
Views: 7279

Re: And Down the Stretch They Come (Horse Racing)

My old soccer teammates horse, Heart of Rome, raced on Friday at Pimlico
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 20, 2013 1:03 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Closing in on Memorial Day...Lacrosse Finals
Replies: 7
Views: 392

Closing in on Memorial Day...Lacrosse Finals

Memorial Day weekend means NCAA Lacrosse Championships. If you did not watch the games in Indianapolis yesterday you missed some great ones. Duke beat Notre Dame in a one goal thriller and Denver game from way way behind to win over UNC. On Saturday at College Park Syracuse went up 4-0 and then down...
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 20, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

Goal of the weekend
by wlu_lax6
Sun May 19, 2013 8:36 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts
Replies: 3266
Views: 172129

Re: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts

Big Bad Beat
http://www.businessinsider.com/bad-beat-jackpot-2013-5" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by wlu_lax6
Sat May 18, 2013 6:59 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

Stoke's lockerroom pranks get out of control with severed pig head. Last week they flowered and egged Owen's car.
by wlu_lax6
Sat May 18, 2013 6:55 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: ken Venturi
Replies: 1
Views: 406

ken Venturi

Us open champ at ages 82
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 17, 2013 11:49 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts
Replies: 3266
Views: 172129

Re: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts

So will Toronto keep reelecting their alleged crack-smoking mayor like Washington DC does?
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 17, 2013 7:28 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts
Replies: 3266
Views: 172129

Re: Learn Something Random Every Day Thoughts

For those of us with kids of that age......new voice for Thomas (still find it funny that George Carlin had this role for a bit)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/tv-and-radio/ ... k-moraghan" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by wlu_lax6
Thu May 16, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2013/2014 MLS Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 27464

Re: 2013 MLS Thread

Consider they barely support the one team they've got, it's pretty laughable that New Yorkers are going to get a second team. Total WTF scenario. There's much better markets for a new team. Okay name them I am not buying South Florida one bit. San Diego is a maybe but I think Chivas USA may end up ...
by wlu_lax6
Thu May 16, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2013/2014 MLS Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 27464

Re: 2013 MLS Thread

Sporting trades Bobby Convey to Toronto for a third round pick. Convey had played a total of 120 minutes this year and hadn't been on the bench recently. Convey was at DC United before his time playing EPL/Championship ball at Reading (and getting in Bradley's doghouse...which still have never hear...
by wlu_lax6
Thu May 16, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

David Beckham's soccer career. I hope he can go out with dignity, not get caught up in less than flattering media (example Pele). Regardless of Pro/Cons, held on too long, made some big mistakes in his career, etc, I never questioned his love of playing the sport. I have a feeling that he will end ...
by wlu_lax6
Thu May 16, 2013 6:20 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp 6 Link Dump Extravaganza
Replies: 1353
Views: 88283

Re: Swamp 6 Link Dump Extravaganza

Looks like they may have caught the folks who broke into my house a bit more than a week ago. Nice looking bunch

http://www.wtop.com/149/3323479/3-linke ... burglaries" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 15, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2013/2014 MLS Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 27464

Re: 2013 MLS Thread

Robbie Russell retires from the MLS so he can become an MD. Probably better to get started then play for United this year. http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/dcunited/dc-uniteds-robbie-russell-following-up-on-a-second-dream-medical-school/2013/05/15/b49cbb6e-bd9c-11e2-b537-ab47f0325f7c_story.html"...
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 15, 2013 7:03 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

Rumors abound that Landon is not going to get the call up for the summer games. Gold cup, friendlies, and WCQ and he can't make the team?
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 15, 2013 6:57 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

Sabo wrote:You forgot to mention Crystal Palace is managed by Ian Holloway.
Is that Pro---he put in a solid number of good years for Pool or a Con--- as he left for another championship squad in the middle of the season?
by wlu_lax6
Tue May 14, 2013 5:54 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

So Watford will play Crystal Palace for a spot in the EPL. Can't decide who to pull for on this one. Palace has Zaha (on loan from Man U), Kevin Phillips (on loan from Blackpool) and their captain's first name is Paddy (yes Irish). Palace was in administration in 2010. Crystal Palace also had the Cr...
by wlu_lax6
Tue May 14, 2013 5:43 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Uniforms, Logos, and Such
Replies: 1028
Views: 69006

Re: Uniforms, Logos, and Such

Well according to Cuban's Twitter feed..people have already started screwing with the process but uploading inappropriate photos. He is outing those individuals on twitter.
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 13, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NHL Playoffs RD 1 - Eastern Conference
Replies: 135
Views: 6880

Re: NHL Playoffs RD 1 - Eastern Conference

Really enjoyed the Tom Wilson stories from the weekend. Kid debuts in the NHL during the Cup Playoffs (after getting eliminated in the OHL playoffs and called up to Hershey and getting eliminated) and got some decent ice time. But for those folks who don't follow the WaPo Sports Bog: His brother wor...
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 13, 2013 2:36 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Uniforms, Logos, and Such
Replies: 1028
Views: 69006

Re: Uniforms, Logos, and Such

So the Dallas Mavericks are crowd sourcing their new uniforms. Of course Mavs own the design as soon as it is posted on the site...which protects them from the challenge the Ravens had. http://blogmaverick.com/2013/05/13/help-the-mavs-design-our-next-uniform/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return ...
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 13, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

Okay so you were probably paying attention to the FA Cup final winner...but down in Blackpool's league there was an amazing finish. Watford v. Leicester City 2nd leg....SI does it justice http://extramustard.si.com/2013/05/13/this-is-the-most-epic-finish-to-a-sporting-event-so-far-in-2013/?sct=hp_t2...
by wlu_lax6
Mon May 13, 2013 9:15 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2013 NBA Playoffs
Replies: 61
Views: 2832

Re: 2013 NBA Playoffs

As a short person I need to say...nice block Nate Robinson. Also nice camera work for the angle behind the glass where you can see Nate's eye and focus as he waited for Lebron to pull the ball back.
by wlu_lax6
Sun May 12, 2013 7:58 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The OFFICIAL Craft Beer Thread
Replies: 2792
Views: 138571

Re: The OFFICIAL Craft Beer Thread

So took the Growler up to Whole Foods tonight to see what they had on tap (Yes my closest supermarket has a bar in it). Anyway, went with something I had never had before. The Jefferson Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout. Very tasty and pretty cheap fill ($12). Beer is brewed by the Bluegrass Brewing Comp...
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SAF Retiring
Replies: 21
Views: 1187

Re: SAF Retiring

So I did not know Moyes sued Rooney before.
http://www.businessinsider.com/david-mo ... ney-2013-5" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 4:37 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NBA Thread
Replies: 127
Views: 7149

Re: NBA Thread

Nice
Image
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

So for those not paying attention Jozy A scored the game winner in the Dutch Cup. AZ beat PSV 2-1. AZ finishes their season on Sunday and former US National Ernie Stewart is once again being a punk. Ernie wants Jozy to rest. Jurgen wants Jozy to get in shape for WCQ and big time friendlies. Earnie d...
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 4:09 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp 6 Link Dump Extravaganza
Replies: 1353
Views: 88283

Re: Swamp 6 Link Dump Extravaganza

Loyola College Lacrosse player playing in the NCAA with likely testicular cancer.
http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/lacr ... 3227.story" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 8:52 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WTF America's Cup Thread
Replies: 86
Views: 4894

Re: The WTF America's Cup Thread

So are the other teams just not going to get the big boats in the race? I thought there were some others lined up to challenge?
Team China
Energy Team (French)
Team Korea
HS Racing
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 6:26 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: And Down the Stretch They Come (Horse Racing)
Replies: 123
Views: 7279

Re: And Down the Stretch They Come (Horse Racing)

Hollywood Park shutting down
http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ho ... s/2148821/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by wlu_lax6
Fri May 10, 2013 6:18 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WTF America's Cup Thread
Replies: 86
Views: 4894

The WTF America's Cup Thread

Well Aussie Aussie Aussie Oh Oh Oh Dave called it. In one of the previous swamps Dave said someone was going to die racing these boats. Well yesterday Artemis racing capsized their boat with fatal consequences. An Olympic gold medal and silver medal winner (star class) was killed and another racer w...
by wlu_lax6
Thu May 09, 2013 5:57 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SAF Retiring
Replies: 21
Views: 1187

Re: SAF Retiring

Does Moyes change the Man U transfer dynamic this summer? The rumour mill (see that British spelling) is pointing towards Christiano coming back to Manchester and Rooney leaving. I would assume Christiano was coming cause SAF and would be less excited playing for Moyes. Package deal with the Special...
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 08, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: All threads are temporary. This one's about soccer.
Replies: 1975
Views: 196575

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

Kei Kamara returns from a loan with Norwich to KC and the first thing he does....Chipotle dinner party with fans
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 08, 2013 7:21 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Uniforms, Logos, and Such
Replies: 1028
Views: 69006

Re: Uniforms, Logos, and Such

Nike is in a 6-month exclusive negotiation period with Nike for uniforms but the rumor is Warrior (Lacrosse company then Hockey company then Liverpool shirt sponsor--and a few other teams) is on the hunt. Warrior was bought by New Balance a few years back. Warrior was founded in 1992 when Princeton...
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 08, 2013 7:01 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NHL Playoffs RD 1 - Eastern Conference
Replies: 135
Views: 6880

Re: NHL Playoffs RD 1 - Eastern Confrence

Caps already up 1-0 and just out hustling the Rangers all over the ice. Most of the 50-50 pucks and scrums in the corners seem to come up white. Similarly the Rangers pack it in D is letting the caps pass it around the edge and just fire pucks in from the point. Caps D-men are pretty strong at that...
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 08, 2013 6:38 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SAF Retiring
Replies: 21
Views: 1187

Re: SAF Retiring

Sabo wrote:Wlu, you're probably thinking of Ole Gunnar Skolsjaer.
Yes that is exactly who I was thinking of this morning.
by wlu_lax6
Wed May 08, 2013 5:34 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: SAF Retiring
Replies: 21
Views: 1187

Re: SAF Retiring

Bookmakers like moyes from everton but the special one is apparently also a leading bet. Aren't there some former man u players who have moves up the coaching ranks revently. Name escapes me but I know one of the classic red devils had taken over a man u gouth/reserve team and then onto a club from ...
by wlu_lax6
Tue May 07, 2013 6:15 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: A non Masters Golf Thread 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 1303

A non Masters Golf Thread 2013

So the Players is this week, but that is not the big news. Rather Sen. Chambliss hit a hole in 1. His Witness for the round...The President, , Mark Udall (D-CO), and Bob Corker (R-T). http://ftw.usatoday.com/2013/05/saxby-chambliss-barack-obama-hole-in-on/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return fal...