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cheeses_h_rice
10-18-2006, 11:26 AM
Great reading in today's Uni Watch column (http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/page2/story?page=lukas/061018).

Iwritecode
10-18-2006, 11:52 AM
Great reading in today's Uni Watch column (http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/page2/story?page=lukas/061018).

That's awesome. :D:

LuvSox
10-18-2006, 01:49 PM
Too funny! :D:

the gooch
10-18-2006, 02:52 PM
i think uniwatch is funny with how much attention to detail they have. it goes to show, wearing cleats on your forehead won't go unnoticed.

RKMeibalane
10-18-2006, 03:04 PM
Dum, dum, dum... DUM!

batmanZoSo
10-18-2006, 03:04 PM
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world...

Fenway
10-18-2006, 03:55 PM
Well that explains everything :angry:

There is another Cub factor in that horrific Game 6.

When Keith Hernandez flew out to Dave Henderson in CF the camera shows behing Henderson a Cubs pennant painted on the outfield wall. No other team, just the Cubs.

One of the worst nights of my life being in the upper deck at Shea. I can remember the scoreboard flashing "Congratulations World Champion Red Sox" after the second out. :whiner:

The ride back on the 7 line to Manhattan was torture. Wound up at the Grand Hyatt where WHDH radio was doing a live remote and got very drunk. The next thing I remember was being back at South Station Boston.

Thank gawd 2004 happened so 1986 is now just a horrible footnote.