Category Archive: Forum Jabber

Nov 25

Jeff Pearlman: On Ferguson

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Just heard about the lack of an indictment in the Ferguson case. I’m sad, but also fearful. A few quick thoughts: A. I’d like to officially extend an invitation for a California vacation for those Ferguson residents who need to get away. We have a barbecue, a driveway basketball hoop and a spare bed. I …

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Oct 25

No Guts, No Glory: UFC’s Chris Weidman rescued elderly neighbor after vicious fall

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In the octagon, UFC’s Chris Weidman is known to be fierce against his opponents. But*to one of his neighbors, he is being called a hero. Anna*Croenlein,*who*94-years-old was eating some cereal when she slipped and busted her head open after hitting a glass table. *After attempting to call her daughter,*Croenlein came out her house and started …

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Oct 04

Member Spotlight — Jerry

SJ

*Jerry, thank you so very much! This spotlight was an absolute joy to do… I appreciate your in-depth answers. You made things easy for me! Oh…and, Twitter? I somehow have trouble believing that your comments fall w/in their limits…. 1. How long have you been a Browns fan?   http://forums.sportsjabber.net/sjforums/showthread.php?p=549800#post549800

Jul 22

The Sports Bank.net: Jaws coming to life off Cape Cod, Summer of sharks II

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2001 was deemed summer of sharks; at least according to Time magazine. I know, younger readers are like “what’s a magazine?” There were four or five shark attacks that year which got a lot of press. That’s still very very low, and the percentage of sharks that have been know to attack man is miniscule. …

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Jul 20

TROY: HP Chromebook 14 Review

SJ

For the last week I’ve been playing around with this HP Chromebook 14 (which explains all the posts since last Monday). I actually purchased this for my mother, but she’s yet to give up using her old HP Pavillion laptop, which is prone to good ol’ overheating and a battery that kicked the bucket last …

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Jul 18

Congrats. You’ve ended the lives of 298 people who had nothing to do with your stupid cause.

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I would like to use this blog entry to congratulate the pro-Russia separatists who accidentally killed 298 people yesterday. Mazel-fucking-tov. You did it. Single-handedly, you did it. By (oops) accidentally firing a n SA-series missile at a passenger jet, as opposed to a military aircraft, you ended the lives of adults and children who had …

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Jul 18

Member Spotlight of the Month — Anthony

SJ

*I told Anthony as we started that, since I really do not know him well, in spite of posting w/ him for quite some time, that we would start on the premise that I knew nothing at all. I was pleasantly surprised to find that he and I have a lot in common…including our favorite …

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Jul 03

10 4th of July Questions

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1. Are you going to see fireworks anywhere? 2. Hot dogs or hamburgers? 3. Potato salad or macaroni salad? 4. Any historical landmarks you’d like to visit? 5. Are you going to watch any of the MLB all star game? 6. If you had a chance to talk to one signer of the Declaration of …

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Jun 27

USA Loses to Germany, Advances

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A funny quote from a member of SJ…”Just like youth sports that don’t keep track of score. Move on to next round.” Well maybe it’s not that simplistic.  But for all intention purposes, this game played out pretty much like everyone expected.  No one expected the US to come out blazing, and most people I …

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Jun 20

10 Friday Questions 6/20

SJ

1. What is the last thing you made with your own two hands 2. If someone hands you $100 bill what’s the first thing you spend it on? 3. What’s your favorite John Candy movie? 4. Approx how many times do you post on FB or Twitter per week? 5. Should pot be legalized? 6. …

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