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(July 25, 2005)

Can't be this good...

Jun 27, 2015 by Ugh | 7 Comments
Seems like a good week. Wonder what pending disaster will put an end to it.

Stars & Bars

Jun 25, 2015 by Ugh | 7 Comments
Seems there's an awful lot of people thinking, "gee, maybe we shouldn't have that." Uh, yeah!

Your thoughts?

Jun 19, 2015 by libjpn | 25 Comments
In line with Russell's invitation, the lamp is lit.

2015 NBA Finals Prediction

May 28, 2015 by Ugh | 4 Comments
I called last year's Spurs in 5. This year, Cavs in 6, splitting the first two games in California, splitting the next two in Cleveland, before taking game 5 in Cali and wrapping it up at home in game 6.

Boring boring boring.

May 20, 2015 by Ugh | 2 Comments
NFL owners voted on Tuesday to approve a proposal to change the extra point try to the 15-yard line. As I've said, the solution is to (a) make touchdowns 7 points, but (b) if you want 8 points you can "go for 2" by either (i) kicking a 50 yard field goal, or (ii) go for 2 as you do now; and (c) if you miss the field goal or don't make the 2 point try, your TD is only worth 6 points. Simple. Instead, we get the thrill of....32 yard field goals. Feh.

Congratulations Dzhokhar!

May 16, 2015 by Ugh | Add comment
You will now receive the assistance of some of the finest law students in the country and lead the news every so often for the next 10+ years, if not longer! And you may ultimately not end up on the other side of the grass any sooner to boot!

Deflategazi!

May 13, 2015 by Ugh | 3 Comments
Tom Brady: Cheater, or Gamesmanshipper? Either way, 4 games w/o pay seems excessive.

Your Ban All Guns Thread of Rancor!

Apr 15, 2015 by Ugh | 7 Comments
Pivoting off of russell's thread here, I propose that the U.S. government ban all private gun ownership effective 1/1/2016*, that all current guns must be turned over to the U.S. government by that date in exchange for their current FMV +10%, and that henceforth gun possession be punishable by up to 1 year in prison and/or a $5,000 fine. First, yes this will never happen. Second, if it did, I posit that it will not be like the current prohibition on certain narcotics, in that guns are harder to conceal, produce, and distribute than narcotics, and thus in the presence of such a proposal it would be much much easier to enforce the law than the current war on drugs. Thoughts? *Let's assume away the 2nd Amendment for this purpose.

Hillary!

Apr 13, 2015 by Ugh | 2 Comments
Let the ridiculousness begin!

Nothing

Mar 31, 2015 by Ugh | Add comment
I got nothing. But I'm in good company, it seems.