It is 2:30 AM Pacific as this post goes up. Yes, I'm awake. Hawthorn and Adelaide are about to have the First Bounce and in about 30 minutes, France will face Australia in their World Cup debuts.
There will be three more games back to back to back.
What can we
I've used that particular banner image up there for TGISF once before. Not quite ten months ago, when talking about libraries and reading books.
But this is not about books or libraries this week. Nope, this week we're talking about gardening n junk.
Who's Got Two Thumbs, Neither Of Which Are Green?
This is the moment we have all been waiting for!
Shut up, tWBS!
The wait is finally over and the real non-friendly games begin. We are starting at the ripe time of 4 AM Pacific because the Opening Ceremony to the 2018 World Cup begins at 6:00 AM Pacific and we need
As mentioned yesterday, the remaining intrigue of Round 12 was who would win the Queen's Birthday game held on Australian Monday between the Melbourne Demons and the Collingwood Magpies and how that would impact the standings.
LET'S GO TO THE VIDEOTAPE!
Oh kids, if you're a Pies supporter, you enjoyed this game!
Recently, while on the beach, I spied a group of a half dozen or so lovely young ladies. Shut up, I said "spied", not "stalked".
Nonetheless, there they were right before me. I couldn't exactly not look. Some were swimming, some were sunning. They seemed to be having a nice time.
Whatever happened to the Swedish Bikini Team?
I mean, yeah, they were really American models that were put together for an Old Milwaukee advertising campaign in the early 90s, but still...
The eternal question remains: how hot are real Swedish girls?
Um, yeah... so the answer is VERY.
But this is a World Cup
As I type this, México is playing Scotland in a friendly match in the Despedida for El Tri. The French would call it the Au Revoir or Bon Voyage game. It has become tradition to play a last friendly before the World Cup at home to wish the players good
All this, a big upset, plus more perfection coming up on...
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The Round started late Thursday night with Sydney taking on Carlton. When I woke up for work, I expected the Swans to have a comfortable lead, which they did. It wasn't, however,
Have you ever gone to your favourite bar and there's a "Takeover" by a brewery where they offer special beers that are very rare or hard to find?
That's a pretty cool thing isn't it?
Yeah, this post is nothing like that. You will get a glimpse into the mind of Balls,
Well, apparently that's what our computers said this morning as there is no Internet and the drives are down. There is no actual productive work to be done.
So, I look to DFO to keep me amused.
Last night was fun with the Spelling Bee. After that, though, man nothing.
Yes, RTD, I
This is my favourite "theme" Round that the AFL does to promote a cause or honor a group of people. In this case, it is Sir Doug Nicholls, a pioneer in advocating for Aboriginal people's rights in Australia.
I highly recommend you read this article on the man so you can
You may be wondering what those three pictures mean. Well, the big news this week is that the Docklands stadium currently known as Etihad Stadium will, starting next year, be sponsored by Marvel and be known as Marvel Stadium. If they don't do a Deadpool tie-in, people should be