BLUM: Squaw Creek Evil

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  1. isuska

    isuska Well-Known Member

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    Halloween themed article written by a man who doesn't celebrate Halloween . . .
     
  2. bgprest

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    Enjoyable read. Always get a kick out of Blum's columns.
     
  3. MNCyGuy

    MNCyGuy Well-Known Member

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    Can't even be bothered to give out candy!
     
  4. BKLYNCyclone

    BKLYNCyclone Well-Known Member

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    Great article... CF is lucky to have Blum on board.
     
  5. Nuts4Cy

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    Bothered, or court ordered to stay away from kids? And Candy :wink:
     
  6. NATEizKING

    NATEizKING Well-Known Member

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    I'm with Blum, how can we expect kids not to take candy from strangers then go and have Halloween?
     
  7. Daserop

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    Don't listen to all these chumps Blum. I share the exact same opinion as you do. I never understood how/when/why candy became associated with Halloween.
     
  8. Cyclophile1

    Cyclophile1 Well-Known Member

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    Blum has to be the best kept secret in sports journalism. I swear that this article is better than half the stuff I read on ESPN, CBS, Fox Sports and the like. There are guys in the sports world getting paid six figures that don't write this well.

    Keep on doing it, Blum.

    Cheersd
     
  9. cyfarms

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    +1 Great read.
     
  10. CyRodestr

    CyRodestr Member

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    Agree totally. How did we get so far offtopic though. Who has Chiz coins and are they willing to plop them into Squaw Creek? We need to do this now. Whose with me?
     
  11. brentblum

    brentblum Brett Blume
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    You are too kind sir! I'm just glad CW keeps giving me a chance to amuse myself with stuff like this. This is a great website community even in rough times.
     
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  12. ChrisMWilliams

    ChrisMWilliams Publisher
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    Fun haters.
     
  13. Tri4Cy

    Tri4Cy Active Member

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    OBAMA!!!!!
     
  14. TruClone

    TruClone Well-Known Member

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    First you have to go by the Quad.

    [video=youtube;20g3QIUnOgY]http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=20g3QIUnOgY[/video]
     
  15. khardbored

    khardbored Active Member

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    Looks like on google maps, Squaw creek runs very near a couple cemeteries upstream. So, the theory may be dead on ...
     
  16. Daserop

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    My wife says the same thing to me during our first Halloween together.
     
  17. ShopTalk

    ShopTalk Well-Known Member

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    I had no idea how atrocious the referee favoritism has been this season until you hit the stats. Just another wow.

    It's one thing to notice referee favoritism in a single game, but when you put it all together for a season, how can the Big 12 defend that?
     
  18. NATEizKING

    NATEizKING Well-Known Member

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    That could be a problem, I'm not sure we have enough Chiz coins left to fight away all that evil. We might have to throw in a few Hawk fans and Bugeaters for good measure.
     
  19. isufan

    isufan Well-Known Member

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    First of all, I think ISU is still paying for keeping OSU out of the national championship from the Big 12.

    Second of all, if I had a Chizik coin, I would take the afternoon off and drive to Ames to throw it in Squaw Creek.
     

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