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re: Early Morning Baseball Thread: Sea & Oak in Japan - Bench McElroy
It’s pretty dumb as frick to have the two participating teams playing at 2:30 AM in their cities time zones. ...
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re: Remember those few years when the NCAA called the “first four” the 1st round? - Bench McElroy
The NCAA tournament died for me when they added the play-in game(s). If you earned your berth, you should be playing on Thursdays or Fridays not have to play another game to get in. ...
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re: Obama: This type of mass violence doesn't happen in other advanced countries - Bench McElroy
[img]https://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/static/2018/08/top-20-death-rate-revised-849x1024.png[/img] [img]https://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/static/2018/08/top-20-total-deaths-revised-849x1024.png[/img] Obama is right as usual....
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re: Tennis 2019 -- The Unofficial Non-GS Thread - Bench McElroy
Thiem wins. ...
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re: Tennis 2019 -- The Unofficial Non-GS Thread - Bench McElroy
Thiem already down 3-0 in the first set of a big tournament final. Some things never change. ...
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re: Tennis 2019 -- The Unofficial Non-GS Thread - Bench McElroy
Hard court playing like a clay court according to Thiem. Tennis in a nutshell these days. ...
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re: Champions League winner.. - Bench McElroy
Yeah, I feel like it's a three-team race between Barca, Juventus, and City with Liverpool being a distant fourth. Don't see the others having much of a shot. ...
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re: AOC hits NRA after New Zealand shooting: 'What good are your thoughts and prayers?' - Bench McElroy
She's right. The only way to eliminate gun violence is to eliminate guns. ...
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re: Tennis 2019 -- The Unofficial Non-GS Thread - Bench McElroy
[quote]Djokovic out. I still have him winning the next 3 slams.[/quote] Yeah, it's hard to blame Djokovic for lack of motivation. He has 32 Masters wins and has won this tournament five times. He also would have had to play three consecutive days to reach the semis of this tournament due to the w...
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re: Tennis 2019 -- The Unofficial Non-GS Thread - Bench McElroy
Bold or maybe not so bold prediction: Felix Auger-Aliassime will end the season ranked in the top 20 this year. ...
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re: tOfficial Liverpool 2018/2019 Thread: New Midfield. Who Dis? - Bench McElroy
It's pretty unreal that Liverpool is on pace for 92, 93 points which would be the fourth highest point total for a EPL team ever and it might not even be enough to win the league. ...
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re: People always talked by 1994 as the best year for movies, but 1982 is really up there. - Bench McElroy
I see two all-time great movies (Blade Runner and ET) and a bunch of good but not great movies in that list. Definitely not up there with 1994 or 2007 for that matter....
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re: Deion Sanders on Kyler Murray: "$330 million and we talking about football?" - Bench McElroy
[quote]Kyler Murray and his dad want the fame and acclaim that come with being a starting QB in the NFL. The average person has no idea who the hell Bryce Harper is.[/quote] I strongly disagree with the assertion that the average person doesn't know who Harper is. He just broke LeBron's 48 ho...
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re: Harper, Trout, or Betts - Bench McElroy
Trout has been the most dominant athlete in American sports over the past seven years and he's still only 27 years old. I'll go with him. ...
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World’s #1 Bridge Player Suspended After Testing Positive For Steroids - Bench McElroy
[quote]The world No 1 bridge player has been suspended after failing a drugs test. Geir Helgemo, who is Norwegian but represents Monaco in bridge events, tested positive for synthetic testosterone and the female fertility drug clomifene at a World Bridge Series event in Orlando in September. A...
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Siena College Research Institute Poll ranks Trump as the third worst president of all time - Bench McElroy
[link=(https://scri.siena.edu/2019/02/13/sienas-6th-presidential-expert-poll-1982-2018/)]LINK[/link] Only James Buchanan and Andrew Johnson were ranked lower. Here is where Trump is ranked in the twenty categories they used to rate presidents. Background- 43rd Imagination- 40th Integrity- 44...
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re: Official: Bryce Harper to Philadelphia - Bench McElroy
[quote]Yea don't get why you would turn down 180 million for 4 years of work. Then you get another 200+ million from 29-35, make almost 400 million and retire.[/quote] Only thing I can think of is that he doesn’t trust his body to hold up for three or four more seasons. I mean the guy has mis...
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re: Official: Bryce Harper to Philadelphia - Bench McElroy
Really surprised that Harper got a contract with less AAV than Machado got. His contract is essentially the same as the one Stanton got with the Marlins a few years back....
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re: Facts hurt. Obama GDP for first 2 years vs Trump GDP for first 2 years - Bench McElroy
Obama has to deal with a massive recession after Bush and the Republicans ran the country’s economy into the ground....
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