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4741  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009-2010 Blackhawks Gutless Asshole Clusterfuck Thread on: June 09, 2010, 11:13:38 PM
Holy shit. That Kane goal defied the laws of physics. What a weird experience watching it at a bar with the audio hard to follow - it took everyone a solid 5 seconds to realize that he scored. Then insanity ensued. Kaner is going to get a well-deserved sampling of Cook County's finest STDs this summer. Even as a shameless bandwagon fan these playoffs were fun as hell.

KANER!



Haha - someone was listening to Bernstein and Holmes.
4742  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009-2010 Blackhawks Gutless Asshole Clusterfuck Thread on: June 09, 2010, 10:38:12 PM
That moment with Roenick was absolutely incredible. He couldn't keep it together - let his inner Hawk come out. He mentioned a moment when the Hawks lost a playoff series at the old Stadium and JR left the ice and saw a little kid crying. I think that memory got the best of him along with trying to process that the Hawks had just won the Stanley Cup. I remember that game vividly. That was just great, great television. Well done.
4743  General Category / Boobtube / Re: Justified on: June 09, 2010, 01:08:58 PM
I just watched it - incredible. There were several holy shit moments - most of them were awesome video game deaths at the hand of Raylan Givens. His ex looked particularly sexy tonight in her brief appearance. Which reminds me of something I love - they didn't even resolve that relationship crap. They focused on the killin'. That is my kind of show.

A+
4744  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009 College Football Thread on: June 09, 2010, 01:07:10 PM
Does Northern play Illinois this year?

Sept. 18th in Champaign.

I hope we lose.

2 brothers playing foosball these days?

No more foosball - just me being bitter at my school's shitty football program.
4745  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009 College Football Thread on: June 09, 2010, 11:30:31 AM
Does Northern play Illinois this year?

Sept. 18th in Champaign.

I hope we lose.

To a directional school?!?

I'm sick of our football team. It's a joke. Something needs to change - maybe losing to NIU would help. They've been better than us almost every year except the Rose Bowl year since I can remember, anyway.
4746  General Category / The Old Feedbag / Re: Pizza Pizza on: June 09, 2010, 11:24:28 AM
Thin:  Candelite, Pete's, D'Agostinos

Deep Dish/Pan:  Lou Malnati's (FYC), Giordanos.

I'm ashamed to admit I've nevr had Pequods.  That shit's gotta change, and soon.

I can add to the Pequod group's claims. It's incredible and very unique.
4747  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009 College Football Thread on: June 09, 2010, 11:23:35 AM
Does Northern play Illinois this year?

Sept. 18th in Champaign.

I hope we lose.
4748  General Category / The Old Feedbag / Re: Pizza Pizza on: June 09, 2010, 10:21:39 AM
Looks like our Pizza thread got ratto'd. Just wanted to add that I finally had Pequod's. And I ordered it again 2 days after.
Best pizza I've had in Chicago. Lots of sauce. Great crust. They don't overdo the cheese. Perfect.

Pequod's is indeed the best.

Best frozen pie: Home Run Inn. $11 for two of those delicious bastards at your local Costco. And if you really want to stick it to the man you can pack the leftovers in your fanny pack for your next Cubs game.

Check out Home Run Inn's ultra thin Margherita pizza. It's delicious as hell and it's not as greasy as their other ones.
4749  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009 College Football Thread on: June 09, 2010, 09:01:45 AM
Knock yourself out.

I, for one, look forward to watching Nebraska get its ass kicked on a weekly basis in the Big 10.

......You go right ahead. Nebraska's defense is outstanding, and Bo Pelini is a great coach. If they can make any kind of improvement on offense, they'd be in the upper echelon of the Big 10/11/14/16. Maybe not as good as Ohio State, Iowa, or maybe Penn State, but capable of hanging with those three and beating most of the others.


I agree with this. Maybe one day they'll be as good as Northwestern. (ducks)
4750  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: 2009 College Football Thread on: June 09, 2010, 08:22:02 AM
Knock yourself out.

I, for one, look forward to watching Nebraska get its ass kicked on a weekly basis in the Big 10.

They still get to play Illinois. So that should be hilarious.
4751  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: Cubs Draft Thread on: June 08, 2010, 05:20:49 PM
I'm not panning this pick because it sure seems like forecasting success at the major league level is absurdly hard, but...

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Look to Chicago for the draft's biggest early surprise -- Hayden Simpson. No one was on him at No. 17 overall. Simpson, our No. 191 prospect on our Top 200, was our preseason Division II pitcher of the year, and he was the pitcher of the year at Division II. But Simpson is a big surprise as a 6-foot, 170-pound righthander whose velocity parks at 92-94 mph, and he lost just two games in three seasons. Still, many scouts had Simpson in as a middle reliever.
Baseball America

I don't know if all 200 of those guys were draft eligible or if it includes guys currently in the minors, but assuming the former, that's an ugly number.

However, look to the comments for INSIDE INFORMATION:

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This guy is as ligit as they come. Dont buy into the scouting reports, i was in the stands when he struck out 13 against Florida Southern in the regional. First pitch was 97-98 on some of the stalkers.
He can throw 4 pitches for strikes when ever he pleases.  He didn't throw a pitch under 93-94 the whole night and touched 96-7 many times.  Hammer curve. bulldog and athletic. looks like lincecum and could be.

I'm going to assume we have the next Lincecum on our hands. Go Cubs!

We had the original Lincecum on our hands, too, but didn't wave enough cash pizza money at him to skip college.

Andy'd
4752  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: Pollyellon banned me on: June 08, 2010, 05:16:13 PM
Ban this, penishead.

Who is Don Brodka in that discussion? Nice work TJ, entertaining comments by all.

My guess is the guy who's already used two separate Simpsons related aliases here at Desipio.
4753  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: Cubs Draft Thread on: June 08, 2010, 05:15:27 PM
I'm not panning this pick because it sure seems like forecasting success at the major league level is absurdly hard, but...

Quote
Look to Chicago for the draft's biggest early surprise -- Hayden Simpson. No one was on him at No. 17 overall. Simpson, our No. 191 prospect on our Top 200, was our preseason Division II pitcher of the year, and he was the pitcher of the year at Division II. But Simpson is a big surprise as a 6-foot, 170-pound righthander whose velocity parks at 92-94 mph, and he lost just two games in three seasons. Still, many scouts had Simpson in as a middle reliever.
Baseball America

I don't know if all 200 of those guys were draft eligible or if it includes guys currently in the minors, but assuming the former, that's an ugly number.

However, look to the comments for INSIDE INFORMATION:

Quote
This guy is as ligit as they come. Dont buy into the scouting reports, i was in the stands when he struck out 13 against Florida Southern in the regional. First pitch was 97-98 on some of the stalkers.
He can throw 4 pitches for strikes when ever he pleases.  He didn't throw a pitch under 93-94 the whole night and touched 96-7 many times.  Hammer curve. bulldog and athletic. looks like lincecum and could be.

I'm going to assume we have the next Lincecum on our hands. Go Cubs!
4754  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: Pollyellon banned me on: June 08, 2010, 04:29:12 PM
Yay. everyone is unbanned.

Problem solved. Until we say something else that gets us banned - not that I have anything else to say.
4755  General Category / Desipio Lounge / Re: Pollyellon banned me on: June 08, 2010, 03:11:50 PM
I've just actually read through Yellon's Hawks tripe.

Holy shit.

10 of the 16 paragraphs he wrote talk about the Cubs.

It's almost as if he has no understanding of hockey or the Hawks whatsoever except through analogy with the Cubs.

That was my take.  The entire article was couched in the context of a Cubs fan.  Real insightful, that was.

A great way to endear yourself to a larger audience, half or more of which hates the Cubs, is to talk about the Cubs. This Al is a real savvy son of a bitch.
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