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    This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Three last second, do-or-die, win-or-go-home games in a little over an hour, with one of them being a major upset. Will Princeton make it a 2nd on the day?

    I don't care that my bracket already looks like a mess. This is good stuff!!



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    I'm 0-4 and loving it!!! Great start to the tournament!!!


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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Im with ya, I haven't cared about a bracket since I was about 12, the upsets make the tourney!



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    I agree. This the first time I've taken these two days off in quite some time. It used to be a ritual when I had some expectations of ISU playing, and I kinda got away from it. In the era of Freddie, I supposed I had better get used to it again.



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    yup working from home rocks. I'll get a couple of decent hours of work in today/tomorrow. Being st paddys, taking tomorrow off was a no brainier.



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    4-0!!!! WOHOOO!!!!
    except in one bracket... i had Louisville in my Final 4...



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    I took the whole week off to get ready for the madness. The upsets are great to watch.



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Morehead State beating Louisville was one upset I had no expectation of happening, same with Princeton over Kentucky, which is still up for grabs at the moment.


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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    This is only the second time in 9 years I've taken the whole two days off. What a great start.



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    This is my 5th straight year sitting here watching every game. I love this too much!

    Of course, I'm working on some thesis stuff while I watch this year, but it's all good.


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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Yep, these are my 2 vacation days that I lock in every year!



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    This is my 5th straight year sitting here watching every game. I love this too much!

    Of course, I'm working on some thesis stuff while I watch this year, but it's all good.
    Don't hurt yourself Man.



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    This is only the second time in 9 years I've taken the whole two days off. What a great start.



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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Quote Originally Posted by enisthemenace View Post
    Don't hurt yourself Man.
    Oh, I won't. It was just menial, clerical stuff. Nothing that involved the brain.

    Tonight will be the first time I haven't called in or scheduled this night off since 2006 (because I don't need to).

    I love March Madness!!


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    Re: This is why I take the 1st two days of the tournament off

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Oh, I won't. It was just menial, clerical stuff. Nothing that involved the brain.

    Tonight will be the first time I haven't called in or scheduled this night off since 2006 (because I don't need to).

    I love March Madness!!
    I'm with ya. At work (I've been there since 2002) people ask me in about January when these days are, because they know by now, I will not be there.

    I have these days until I die, retire or (have to) find something else. If it's the latter, it's only a matter of time before they figure it out. This is Christmas to me.



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