Another year, gone and done. Things happened, and now those things are part of the annals of history—no, I said annals, with two Ns, not, never mind. We got a lot to do in this final Friday post, so let's get it started.
I want to start off by congratulating everybody
So, funny thing...
Your good friend Balls has no clue as to how to read a calendar!
I had this post all prepped and scheduled when someone reminded me I was scheduled to do an evening Open Thread today, not yesterday. I'm always a Make A Margarita Out Of Lemons kind of
Part 1 of the calendar is here with beers 1 to 4.
Pictured above is what Mrs GTD and the kids got me for an advent calendar. It’s from my favourite local brewery (Brock Street Brewery) and will probably have some beers from other local places. I don’t usually drink everyday, so
Pictured above is what Mrs GTD and the kids got me for an advent calendar. It's from my favourite local brewery (Brock Street Brewery) and will probably have some beers from other local places. I don't usually drink everyday, so there may be gaps in my consumption. I know that
Trust me, you do NOT want to see the other images I considered for this post.
This will be my weekly outlook as to who will make the playoffs, who won't, who will win, and who won't.
Essentially, it will be an exercise in pissing Hippo and Moose off.
TO THE STANDINGS!
Before the start of the NFL season I had a few predictions for the upcoming Vikings season.
"The Vikings are indeed loaded at almost every level but the offensive line is problematic as fuck. In addition the Vikings have a much more challenging schedule this year. I have no idea how
[inside, night, 4 people huddled around a table in a dark corner of the Anchor Bar. Outside is cold and snowing]
Devil Thanks for meeting me here guys
Peterman No problem
McCoy [stairs blankly]
Devil [mutters to him\her self] no one is going to hit you here, take off the damn helmet
Lorenzo Alexander Hello
Devil So...I called
After six games, does anyone really know what this team is? They've been run over by Bawler, tore HOTLANTA apart by the sinew, and tied against the freaking Browns.
THE BEN has either been the probable Hall-Of-Famer he most likely is on good days, and looking more like Nate Peterman on
Some days, you just don't give two shits & just want to hear a happy song. This is one of those days. Besides, I'm not going to sit here and let you badmouth the United States of America.
Leafs at Capitals - 7:00PM | CBC / NHLN
Back when I was a wee lil Balls, one of the first songs I learned in English was this one:
The second was probably this one:
Even though I was a wee lil Steelers fan back then, I really liked the Houston Oilers and Earl Campbell and Dan Pastorini. Those were some
Well, holy hell. Wasn't that AFC Championship Game the throwdown everyone, expected, and deserved? Two titans of the AFC having yet another remtatch to see who is who? Two greats, with history, both recent, and historically, to add to their legacy? Steelers and Patriots, two rivals vying for for supremacy
WEEK ONE OF THE PRESEASON WOOOOOOOOOO....
Who's ready to watch sixth-round draft picks from Middle Tennessee State run into undrafted guys from Cal-Poly and Mount Union?! This is our methadone for the four weeks, before our six month heroin bender begins.
24 teams (that's 75% of the league; MATH!) play tonight. Here's