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Championship-Caliber “Humblebrags” (Take Two)

Championship-Caliber “Humblebrags” (Take Two)

A few summers back, I posted  the best athlete “Humblebrags” of 2011  originating from the Twitter account of the same name. While professional athletes may ‘put their pants on the same way we do’, they want to ensure we... read more »

 

Running Diary and Live Twitter Reaction – Giants

Running Diary and Live Twitter Reaction – Giants

We all miss Rich Ward Jr.’s regular series of the musings in the Twitterverse during the games. Rich’s new job has gotten in the way of him being able to post much, so, with his permission, I decided to give this a stab. This may... read more »

 

Running Diary + Live Twitter Reaction: GB @ ATL

Running Diary + Live Twitter Reaction: GB @ ATL

Following an unfortunate stint on the disabled list because of an “accident” that left my hand battered and pride bruised, I am unofficially healed and now attempting to resurrect the Running Diary + Live Twitter Reaction. Some... read more »

 

Athletes Who “Humblebrag” With the Best of ‘Em

Athletes Who “Humblebrag” With the Best of ‘Em

All people love validation; I do, you do, of course celebrities do, and athletes sure-as-Shannon Sharpe’s-induction-tears do too. Thankfully — and brilliantly — one man decided to create a stage that exists solely for the pointing... read more »

 

Pope Ted the Assassin

I think it’s safe to say that Packers fans found the team’s Super Bowl victory over the Steelers last February to be satisfying. For me, there remains a warm glow to this day. But in the wake of the sweet victory there emerged another... read more »

 

Jay Cutler, Twitter and Omnipotence at its Finest

Jay Cutler, Twitter and Omnipotence at its Finest

Omnipotence is considered all-powerfulness. For example, many religions view God as omnipotent. French philosopher René Descartes once discussed the possibility of an omnipotent demon who could manipulate our thoughts and deceive us (“Silva... read more »

 

Chicks Dig Scars: Twitter me this

Hey, the Pro Bowl is on this week. Chance of me watching? Slim to none. There are no Packers participating, but I can certainly handle the reason why! Hell yeah! Our boys are busy this week. Later, Hawaii! Now the fun starts. And maybe... read more »

 

Running Diary + Live Twitter Reaction: NYG @ Green Bay

I didn’t ask Santa for much this Christmas…Flat screen television, winning lottery ticket, whatever shoes Mike Vick is wearing, bottle of Clay Matthews’ conditioner and a blowout victory over the New York Giants. No, not... read more »

 

Week 7: Running Diary + Live Twitter Reaction

The Packers are like a broken fishing bobber right now. Still afloat and functional to an extent, but awkward looking and more of a tease than anything else. The injures have mounted; we have talked that to death. Add that to the fact/opinion... read more »

 

Week 3: Running Diary + Live Twitter Reaction

Trap game. As Mike McCarthy put it, “Detroit is a very motivated football team, so we expect their best.” True, but Green Bay has the best home record since 1992. There is no reason, none, the Packers shouldn’t win this game... read more »