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The Nonsense Continues

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, January 01, 2014, 9:02 a.m. Hahahahaha. In the immortal words of Bugs Bunny, “It is to laugh.” Since I got this ridiculous idea of predicting bowl games based on irrelevant information, I’m 7-1, and I was … Continue reading

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Picking Dumb, Day 2

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 10:25 a.m. This is going to be a brief blog, a mere update on the project of Monday, which was to predict football games solely on the basis of frivolous details. I went … Continue reading

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The Thrill of Victory and the Agony of Defeat

[cb_profit_poster Beer1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, December 1, 2013, 12:40 p.m. My friend Bernard Durham, who lives outside D.C. in Virginia near Dulles International Airport, drove all the way to Orangeburg, S.C., for Saturday’s FCS football playoff game between Furman and South … Continue reading

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I Can Almost See Black Friday From Here

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Friday, November 29, 2013, 10:03 a.m. Black Friday. I don’t get it. Not any part of it. For instance, why is it Black Friday? I suppose it must be because profits are etched in black ink on … Continue reading

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Fear & Loathing In The Aisles

[cb_profit_poster Beer1]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 1:30 p.m. We got our 30 minutes of snow today, which was great because that gave everyone a chance to observe the tradition of racing to the supermarket for bread. There was, of … Continue reading

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Friday Turned on a Dime

[cb_profit_poster Football2]Clinton, S.C., Saturday, September 7, 2013, 10:17 a.m. Mid-afternoon Friday found me stranded at Kountry Fresh Meat Market. I own an old, beat-up Ford pickup – for NASCAR fans: it’s kind of my backup truck – that I mainly … Continue reading

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The Kid and Me, Watching Football

[cb_profit_poster FlagFootball]Clinton, S.C., Saturday, August 31, 2013, 12:22 p.m. Well, it wasn’t that bad, not as bad as the score indicated, and, yes, that qualifies as one of football’s season’s familiar rationalizations. Gaffney walloped Clinton, 45-18, last night, and that’s … Continue reading

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