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    RIP Christopher Tolkien

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/16/books/christopher-tolkien-dead.html
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    Hmmm....Carolina could use another good player...

    Hmmm....Carolina could use another good player right about now.....
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    My HS track and XC coach ran for Berea in the...

    My HS track and XC coach ran for Berea in the 1960s. Still trained us in the late '70s on a 1960s-style diet of almost all intervals and races. Consistently had us peaking two weeks before season's...
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    My gosh. Carolina last in the ACC. Im not sure...

    My gosh. Carolina last in the ACC. Im not sure they ever have been last in the ACC at any point in any season, and the same for when they were in the Southern Conference. Here are the only times...
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    Kyle Pater vaulted 191 at the Air Force Academy...

    Kyle Pater vaulted 191 at the Air Force Academy yesterday. How much if any is the 7400 foot altitude worth?
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    From a parent.

    From a parent.
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    Funny that, you being a UK fan, right? My Mom's a...

    Funny that, you being a UK fan, right? My Mom's a UK alum and maybe seven or eight years ago, as UK was clearly going to go further in the tourney than UNC, she was jousting with me a bit on the...
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    From the college football thread: "North...

    From the college football thread:

    "North Carolina has hosted twice in 1974 (Greensboro) and 1994 (Charlotte). Kentucky has hosted 7 times, once in Lexington (1985) and 6 times in Louisville (1958,...
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    No to the question, and I'm just still pissed off...

    No to the question, and I'm just still pissed off I had to miss the celebration, on a beautiful spring day in Kenan Stadium! :-)

    They won their '82 and '93 titles in the Superdome.
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    Not sure why classes have to be cancelled just...

    Not sure why classes have to be cancelled just because a team is an NCAA championship game. Don't recall UNC cancelling any in March 1982, don't recall them cancelling my chemistry lab on the...
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    If I had all the time in the world off work, we'd...

    If I had all the time in the world off work, we'd make it. Would be fun.
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    They'll set up their desk on top of Orthanc.

    They'll set up their desk on top of Orthanc.
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    I'd bet on it. Week 2, everyone else of note will...

    I'd bet on it. Week 2, everyone else of note will be playing Slippery Rock.
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    Watched the last bit of the Clemson win over...

    Watched the last bit of the Clemson win over Duke. The last three minutes took forever. Video reviews on a couple of out-of-bounds balls really slowed it down. Really breaks the momentum of the game.
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    Well, the Heels graduated or lost to the NBA five...

    Well, the Heels graduated or lost to the NBA five of their top six last spring. One of the returning big men, Sterling Manley, is out for the season after knee surgery, and their star freshman Cole...
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    And recall Carolina was a two-point conversion...

    And recall Carolina was a two-point conversion away from beating Clemson on September 28th. But "almost" doesn't count.
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    I was wondering where that took place. In the US,...

    I was wondering where that took place. In the US, I'd be out of there, front door or back, ASAP, as the chance for guns coming out is too high. College roomie was outside Troll's Bar in Chapel Hill...
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    I've never paid much attention to heart rates,...

    I've never paid much attention to heart rates, didn't have heart rate monitors when I was running in HS. Was given one maybe three years ago and have used it maybe four times while on a ride. I think...
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    We lost.

    We lost.
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    And now for something completely different... ...

    And now for something completely different...

    https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2hwqlw
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    This year I'd be OK with 128 teams going to the...

    This year I'd be OK with 128 teams going to the NCAA tourney as that's the only way Carolina would get in. This will be only the 4th time since 1974 (46 seasons) that the Heels won't have gone.
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    This morning did 18.8 miles on the thing, 2240'...

    This morning did 18.8 miles on the thing, 2240' of climbing with maybe 1800' in one long push (5 miles?), first 3/4 at about 4-7% grade then 12-15% for the final quarter. 1:18 total, averaged 159W....
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    Three more bowls to be added this coming season:...

    Three more bowls to be added this coming season:

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    "They aren’t going away: There will actually be three more next year, bringing the total...
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    So far, no technical glitches with my set-up. A...

    So far, no technical glitches with my set-up. A very tech-savvy friend has been using the same for at least six months and swears by it, no or minimal problems.

    I prefer the outdoors, but when...
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    They could get a choreographed routine together...

    They could get a choreographed routine together and perform at the OT and WC.
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