Archive for: Just for Fun

Another “If I Based My Franchise Around” and Other Fantasy Inanities Post

Another “If I Based My Franchise Around” and Other Fantasy Inanities Post

With breaking news of Ryan Braun’s suspension angering Brewers fans, and Greg Jennings once again being an all-around moron with his “structure” and “cookie-cutter” comments, Wisconsin fans are incensed. That’s... read more »


QUICK HIT: I Love Jersey’s

Alright, time for a little levity here.  Ran across this today and thought I would share as it’s pretty funny, pretty good.  Amazingly enough, quite a few Wisconsin based team jerseys featured and also an act I am all sure we felt like... read more »


QUICK HIT: Barack Likes UNC

One of the things I like about our President is that he comes off as an “everyman”, whether it’s drinking a beer at a Wizards game or, as seen here, filling out his bracket. Tweet


QUICK HIT: Bucks Game

This is sort of sports related so what the heck. Last Saturday Mike and I had the privilege of attending the Bucks game courtesy of my good friends John Gilbert and his wife Darcy. Now, generally it would be hard to attach the word “privilege”... read more »


QUICK HIT: Artie Lange on Bob Uecker

Came across this and thought it was worth a Quick Hit entry. Artie Lange was on Late Night with David Letterman talked about some time with our Patron Saint. Pretty funny stuff. Tweet


Top 10 Sports Related Moments in the Pingel (Howard Branch) Household in 2008

As we approach the end of 2008, it’s a time for reflection of the past year.  As this is a sports oriented blog I present my Top 10 Sports Related Moments of 2008, in no particular order: Going to the NFC Divisional Playoff Game ... read more »


10 Good Things That Came Out of the Packer Loss on Sunday

10 -  No one got frost bitten 9 -  McCarthy won a challenge 8 -  Gave Favre lovers/Thompson haters fodder for the remainder of the season 7 -  The Roar 6 - Helped move team towards top 10 draft pick 5 -  Time Warner Cable WLUK... read more »