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February 24, 2009

Overnight Open Macrame. (genghis)

(You can haz whatever topic you wish, as long as it's about macrame. Quilting and needlepoint are acceptable, but undesirable subjects. No talk of scrap-booking since WickedPinto always takes over the thread when that happens.)

ESPN, a a very smart military blog has come up with an interesting idea/futile and stupid gesture : The Mount Rushmore of Sports. But they were kind enough to break the Mt. Rushmores down by state, in case you feel like going out and carving one this weekend:

”SportsNation nominations carved the faces of 191 people onto the 52 Mt. Rushmores of Sports.”

“Among the greats memorialized for each state, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., is the father-son combo of Archie and Peyton Manning, the only relatives among the honorees.”


I think they’re missing about 5 states (there are 57 you know). Where the hell on the list is American Samoa, whose primary export is linebackers to the PAC-10? And they didn’t even bother to hire SluCorp International to illustrate the Mt. Sportsmores.

(Also, “George Orwell” introduced us to a new catch phrase last night: “Ass Pirates.” Please, whatever you do, don’t use that phrase in a comment…this is a family-friendly blog...in a Manson Family sort of way. That would break my heart.)

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