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    Today, 06:22 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread Talk MLB in Talk Sports
    Does Jacoby Ellsbury count as an active player?
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    Today, 04:34 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread NBA thread in Talk Sports
    If I were Nick Nurse, I might have elbowed Drake in the face.
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    05-20-2019, 04:57 AM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    Man, if I were Jon, I would have snuck out of that throne room and popped up somewhere one the other side of the castle, asking the first person I...
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    05-18-2019, 11:14 AM
    mlyons replied to a thread NBA thread in Talk Sports
    I mean, you'd expect them to be down 2-0. It's only a "Yikes!" situation if they lose a third game when they're at home.
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    05-16-2019, 03:57 PM
    This is all really well calibrated. Every state doing this has a slightly different restriction level and approach, so it will push the Supreme Court...
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    05-16-2019, 01:01 AM
    He's going to split the baby by upholding Ohio while striking down Georgia and Alabama. Which will still be a massive hit to abortion rights.
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    05-15-2019, 10:38 PM
    I don't think there were any unintended consequences to that decision. Do you?
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    05-15-2019, 10:10 PM
    Am I underestimating Roberts, though? He's real conservative, but he also has an eye for and aversion to unintended consequences and the Georgia law...
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    05-15-2019, 09:55 PM
    I would guess the Alabama one doesn't even get heard by the Supreme Court -- it's so blatantly outside the established legal framework that it'll get...
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    05-15-2019, 04:21 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread The Soccer Thread in Talk Sports
    Chelsea may have an interest, but I don't think they're going to be allowed to sign anyone. I also think they're probably more interested in signing...
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    05-15-2019, 04:12 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread NBA thread in Talk Sports
    Zion plays defense.
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    05-15-2019, 04:10 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread The Soccer Thread in Talk Sports
    Coutinho is probably the worst potential signing Manchester United could make this summer.
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    05-14-2019, 05:08 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    Oh, right. Young Griff is part of that mini invasion fleet that lands in Westeros with the Golden Company at the end of the book, right?...
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    05-14-2019, 02:10 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    Yeah, wasn't Young Griff the dude who got roasted? Or was that someone else? It's been a long time since I read the book.
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    05-14-2019, 01:57 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    Why do you say that? That rings as the most booklike thing the show has done in the past three seasons. Is it because of that dude the dragons...
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    05-13-2019, 06:08 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    Game of Thrones is the Last Big Cultural Event. It is dominating the cultural zeitgeist in a way that nothing likely will ever again. That's why they...
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    05-13-2019, 04:38 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    The West Wing tried to do it, but Aaron Sorkin didn't have the creative control to get away with it. I have a hunch that if it had been on HBO today...
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    05-13-2019, 02:14 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    For the first time this season, I actually liked the majority of the plotting in this episode. I just wish they hadn't skipped over so many character...
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    05-12-2019, 02:48 PM
    I think getting a good Director of Football is a much more pressing issue than whether or not Solskjśr should stick around, and obviously the...
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    05-11-2019, 11:27 AM
    mlyons replied to a thread YNWA in Talk Sports
    On the other hand, how many years has it been since Everton won a match against Liverpool? Here's a hint -- Roy Hodgson and David Moyes were the...
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    05-10-2019, 03:41 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread YNWA in Talk Sports
    Liverpool derbies against Everton are definite gimmies. :(
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    05-10-2019, 12:59 PM
    Those jobs practically are starving, though, and they seem to be in no immediate danger of disappearing, even with the massive push towards...
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    05-10-2019, 11:00 AM
    Right now seems to be the best time possible for that transition, though, considering how historically low unemployment rates are and how...
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    05-10-2019, 10:52 AM
    So, you think it's better to have four or five people working minimum wage without benefits (Wal-Mart) than one person doing so and a couple of extra...
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    05-09-2019, 07:32 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread YNWA in Talk Sports
    On the other hand, Everton has spent more money quite a bit more money than Dortmund in recent years, and I don't think anyone would think of rating...
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    05-07-2019, 09:04 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread YNWA in Talk Sports
    Klopp must really run some fantastic training sessions, the way he can just freeze players out of the lineup for months at a time and then have them...
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    05-07-2019, 08:41 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread HBO Game of Thrones in Talk Television
    Theon's torture wasn't interminable in the books, though. He completely disappeared from the books during the time they were showing all that...
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    05-07-2019, 08:35 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread YNWA in Talk Sports
    I really want to make it clear that, as much as it pains me to write, that was a brilliant performance by Liverpool, and their fucking goddamn...
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    05-07-2019, 08:25 PM
    mlyons replied to a thread YNWA in Talk Sports
    No, it's not his fault. I think the referee should have made more clear what was going on, though. I don't recall ever seeing a corner being allowed...
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