Facts, Not Fiction

 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Atticus

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.
  1. Talk about an SMU death sentence! This will have...

    Talk about an SMU death sentence! This will have far-reaching ramifications. I suspect many athletes will 'discover' they have bloodlines (or financial ones) into other nations.
  2. Replies
    1,222
    Views
    230,605

    Aha. 2/3s were out, BUT . . . very few of them...

    Aha. 2/3s were out, BUT . . . very few of them were actually sick. Once the kids heard that a few kids had it, they spread the news on social media, and the rest used it as an excuse to ditch school!...
  3. Replies
    40
    Views
    4,649

    I watched the last 800 and it was super-gutsy...

    I watched the last 800 and it was super-gutsy from all 3. That last series of hills gassed all of them.
  4. Replies
    2
    Views
    173

    2020 NCAA Indoor Results

    Feet wet!

    Boston, MA
    m5000 Edwin Kurgat (IaSt-Ken) 13:24.04
    w5000 Katie Izzo (Ark) 15:13.09

    Fargo, ND
    mWT
    Trevor (!) Otterdahl (NDSt) 70-2.5
  5. Replies
    1,222
    Views
    230,605

    The local paper reported that up to 2/3s (!!) of...

    The local paper reported that up to 2/3s (!!) of students at some schools were absent last Friday . . . and it's spreading.

    Thanks for IDing it also as 'stomach flu', which is probably how I've...
  6. Replies
    696
    Views
    23,806

    Magic 8-ball strikes again! Let's see if it gets...

    Magic 8-ball strikes again! Let's see if it gets the rest right.

    OhSt > Okla
    Clem > LSU (great game!)

    Clem > OhSt (nuther great game!)

    Dabo last-laughs AGAIN.
    (And M8B even admits Clem is...
  7. Thread: Current movies

    by Atticus
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,300

    Sorry for your affliction....

    Sorry for your affliction.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asperger_syndrome#:~:targetText=Asperger%20syndrome%20(AS)%2C%20also,patterns%20of%20behavior%20and%20interests.
  8. Replies
    40
    Views
    4,649

    As dominant as Tuohy has been, it's nice to see...

    As dominant as Tuohy has been, it's nice to see she can win the tight ones too.
  9. Thread: Current movies

    by Atticus
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,300

    [unless you're being facetious] Coming from New...

    [unless you're being facetious] Coming from New England, I had never heard anyone say 'pin' when they meant 'pen', but MOST people with Southern accents pronounce it exactly like my word 'pin'. In...
  10. Thread: Current movies

    by Atticus
    Replies
    53
    Views
    1,300

    My favorite local construction is "Ah wuz...

    My favorite local construction is

    "Ah wuz jest fixin' ta cut off the lahts."
    The first time I heard it, I had no idea what it meant.

    When I got my masters at the local university back in...
  11. Replies
    1,222
    Views
    230,605

    How have I missed the huge contagion that is...

    How have I missed the huge contagion that is norovirus? In many Jacksonville schools, huge numbers of students are out with it, over half in some! Did we call it something else before?!
    ...
  12. Replies
    696
    Views
    23,806

    Yeah, I'm getting more and more conflicted. I'm...

    Yeah, I'm getting more and more conflicted.
    I'm eating less meat the more I think of the barbarism involved, and I've given up on the NFL.
    I'm a huge hypocrite on both (dead serious), as I still...
  13. Replies
    380
    Views
    134,839

    :O

    :O
  14. Replies
    696
    Views
    23,806

    Cuz Duke is so awful at it! [not that my alma...

    Cuz Duke is so awful at it! [not that my alma mater covered itself in glory this year]
    Ask him about BASKETBALL and he's all ABOUT it!!! :p
  15. Replies
    696
    Views
    23,806

    For playing primarily in the SECW, ya gotta love...

    For playing primarily in the SECW, ya gotta love these two stats:

    1. 44/6 - TD/Interception ratio
    2. 78% completion %-age
  16. So now that VL is now in Virginia, that should...

    So now that VL is now in Virginia, that should clear up the TT conflict-of-interest issues. Will he have no more responsibilities for WC21 (other than as USATF Prez)? Who is the LOC honcho?
  17. Replies
    33
    Views
    662

    I'm OK with the BS call, but he would have been...

    I'm OK with the BS call, but he would have been THE dominant VB HS star, just because no one could have blocked him and he could have blocked them.
  18. Replies
    33
    Views
    662

    Concur, Jim and Neon were better dual sport and...

    Concur, Jim and Neon were better dual sport and Bo was best all-around (as noted he was also a state decathlon champ).
  19. Replies
    33
    Views
    662

    Nor Marion.

    Nor Marion.
  20. Replies
    20
    Views
    324

    I feel like I'm in a Monty Python skit . . .

    I feel like I'm in a Monty Python skit . . .
  21. That's a thing? CAS can tell a national body how...

    That's a thing? CAS can tell a national body how to run its organization? I like the outcome, but seems like an overreach. I thought CAS just adjudicated competition appeals.

    edit - just read the...
  22. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,476

    He had a small distraction, a side-hustle that...

    He had a small distraction, a side-hustle that kept his attention elsewhere.
  23. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,476

    Breaking the bat over his head in frustration is...

    Breaking the bat over his head in frustration is all I need to know.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHsAjzPVKJE

    or maybe running horizontally on the wall . . .
    ...
  24. Replies
    20
    Views
    324

    Ha! Great defense.

    Ha! Great defense.
  25. Replies
    20
    Views
    324

    Wow, that would absolutely NOT fly today. Just...

    Wow, that would absolutely NOT fly today. Just the appearance of sporting malfeasance would bring out the Cancel Culture Police!
    I would also assume it was just a lark, but that just wouldn't cut...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4