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Old 07-12-2010, 10:41 PM
 
Location: Mokena, Illinois
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Originally Posted by Avengerfire View Post
A half dozen posts is more than "very little."
Get over yourself, who is talking sh*t about the Cubs?????
Stop hating on our party and causing distraction. We have a right to feel good. Period.
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Old 07-12-2010, 10:41 PM
 
Location: St. Augustine
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A half dozen posts is more than "very little."
Three of which came from you and Drover. Four counting your latest.
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Old 07-12-2010, 10:50 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Originally Posted by Irishtom29 View Post
Three of which came from you and Drover. Four counting your latest.
Nope:

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Originally Posted by chirack View Post
except when the cubs are playing.....

Sometimes I wonder which god did the cubs team offend when it comes to the world sersis.
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Originally Posted by Sid and Nancy View Post
The Gods of the Billy Goat. You can always blame Bartman.
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Originally Posted by ImaloneJill View Post
I don't think that was a slur. They were just saying the Billy goat curse or what ever must be true.
Come on, Drover, you are more thick skinned than that.
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Originally Posted by williepotatoes View Post
Go easy on them, Cubbie fans are sensitive souls. They sometimes feel slighted in the absence of actually being slighted.

(I think the above is an actual Mark Twain quote by the way.)
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Originally Posted by JerichoHW View Post
I should have guessed this thread would get out of control, lol

Anyways socks are decent, but without bats to back up their bullpen they are still the underdog team by far. And lets face it the playoffs are still a long way off, choking is still a viable possibility... maybe the could get some tips from the Cubs.
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Old 07-12-2010, 10:59 PM
 
Location: Mokena, Illinois
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What did I say? There was no slur about the Cubs there. I thought the Billy Goat curse and the pennant was something most Chicagoans know about and believe. Or the fact that some poor guy said some god must be angry with the Cubs wasn't anything to get bunched up about.

You again are just trying to flame the thread. Admit it.
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Old 07-12-2010, 11:41 PM
 
Location: Mokena, Illinois
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Congrats to Pauly for making the All Star team.
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Old 07-13-2010, 02:10 AM
 
Location: St. Augustine
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You have not been around this forum long enough to notice how often Sux fans bring up the Cubs completely unprovoked.
You been at the "who hit John?" tonight?
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Old 07-13-2010, 02:11 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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Probably started at noon.
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Old 07-13-2010, 07:40 AM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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Sox suck.

That means something.
Suck = 2005 ws champs, currently in first in their division, & 11 games over .500?

Ok.
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Old 07-13-2010, 09:19 AM
 
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Schaudenfreude rocks!

GO SOX!

On another baseball note: Trib reports that Steinbrenner has died.
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Old 07-13-2010, 09:54 AM
 
Location: Cook County
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RIP George...He had a good life and gave us a great semi-fictional character on Seinfeld...
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