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StrawHatGuy

  • joined Nov 11, 2008
  • last login Aug 20, 2014
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I'm a lifelong Orange addict. Grew up in the shadow of Dome-dom in Binghamton NY, went to school at 'Cuse, and thusly upgraded my addiction to a lifestyle that often flummoxes others.

Rooting for this school's athletics will be the cause of my death, or my commitment to an institution of mental rehabilitation.

To paraphrase Jay-Z: This isn't the life I chose, but rather the life that chose me.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Oakland Athletics
  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
  • NCAAF Syracuse Orange
  • NCAAB Syracuse Orange
  • Golf Tiger. Duff. Freddy.
  • NASCAR Jean Gerrard
  • Boxing Butterbean
  • Soccer Krakosia
  • General District 5 Hockey
  • MMA John 'Bones' Jones
User Blog

Warrick's Own Tea

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Teabag-02

As requested by 721 Comstock...dug this up of one of my old harddrives.

#SticktoSports: Which Sports Do You Stick To?

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Some sports fans are sitting and rocking in the corner counting the seconds until kickoff...so let's pass the time by talking about what other sports we like.

Let Us Watch Mad Men Together...

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Because we can't wait to see what Harry Crane looks like.

2014 TNIAAM Bracket Challenge: The Winner Is...

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Ok let’s get this over with, already, then you may go back out to clean yard waste and listen to the Mets & Yankees lose again.

The TNIAAM 2014 Bracket Challenge Leaders Are...

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Because nothing dominates the Neilson Ratings like Stanford/Dayton.

Seriously, Who Among Us Picked Mercer Yesterday?

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Our daily glance into the world of the TNIAAM Bracket Challenge.

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge Update: Day One

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Who's doing well in TNIAAM's bracket challenge? Take a look!

2014 NCAA Tournament Selection Show Open Thread

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Welcome to your Selection Sunday Thread & TNIAAM Bracket Challenge.

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Tailgaiting Tomorrow?

Is anyone planning on gathering before the game tomorrow? StealthTurkey and I plan to rendevoux at some point... I know we had tossed around this idea months ago, but between TGiving and some...

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge: The Winners!

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Congrats, Top 3, you all picked L'Ville over Michigan.

Final Four Mission Statement: Orange Nation

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Need something to get you pumped up? StrawHatGuy provides a Mission Statement before Saturday's tip-off.

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge: Final Four Update

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So you picked Syracuse in the Final Four because you felt guilty not doing it...Congratulations.

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge: Round 3[2?] Update

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Who is Tom Dayton? And what has he taught us about March Madness this year?

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge: Second Round Update

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I know, your bracket sucks...Mine too. Actually, not really.

2013 NCAA Tournament TNIAAM Bracket Challenge

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Because you knew there was going to be one, right?

An Open Letter To Bob Costas

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This letter is the expressed viewpoint of the author, and does not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the editors and members of 'Troy Nunes is an Absolute Magician' and the SB Nation...

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UPDATE: SMALL TAILGATE [Anybody tailgating this weekend?]

The only regulars so far are Orangechris and myself, but we're going to have a modest group of 6 of our friends grilling, pongin', and sunnin' up in the usual Magician lot. Stop by if you care to,...

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VCU joining Atlantic 10 - Reading Some Extreme Tea Leaves

From Brett McMurphy at CBSSportsline.com. My thoughts after Jump... 'VCU is leaving the Colonial Athletic Association and will join the Atlantic 10 Conference, industry sources told CBSSports.com...

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Marinatto resigns as Big East commissioner

Haha. Awesome. However, I think the Octonian had more to do with this secretly than the school presidents...http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/blog/brett-mcmurphy/18983292

My Way-Too-Late Way-Too-Early Top-25 for 2012-13

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Folks, I'm very sorry for my tardiness. I've almost dropped the ball on one of the most important columns of the year. I know you're waiting with baited breath to find out if we, or anyone else,...

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge Results.

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Congrats to DRBSouthington for finishing in 1st with a total of 202 points. I hope sipping from the frothy chalace of victory was worth selling your soul to Big Blue.

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge Update.

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Well, now that I've successfully transitioned myself into 'anybody but Kentucky and thank-god-the-Masters-is-only-next-week' mode, here's some fun tidbits heading into today's Final Four. It's been...

TNIAAM Bracket Challenge Update

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How's YOUR bracket? That great, huh? You can check it here: http://tournament.fantasysports.yahoo.com/t1/group/68112 I would love to brag that I correctly picked NC State, Ohio, & USF...because I...

Reminder - The 2012 TNIAAM NCAA Tournament Pick 'Em

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Nary 2 hours remain to get your bracket registered/saved/set. Again, here's the link: http://tournament.fantasysports.yahoo.com/t1/group/68112 The Password again, and I invoke the phrase...

The 2012 TNIAAM NCAA Tournament Pick 'Em

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Tourney Time is back with a vengeance and ready to administer this splendiferous calabash of college hoops.

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What True Student Fans Look Like & Nunes Pre-Game Social

This is THE game. No, not the toughest game of the year, or full of the most hate like Gtown...rather this is the game everyone has been looking forward to since the schedule came out.

IT IS 3:30 POST-MERIDIAN ON THIS THE EIGHTH DAY OF FEBRUARY IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD TWO THOUSAND...

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IT IS 3:30 POST-MERIDIAN ON THIS THE EIGHTH DAY OF FEBRUARY IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD TWO THOUSAND AND TWELVE....

Per Plow's request..

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Per Plow's request..

Celebrating Mookie Jones' Entire Catalog

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Let us ponder the cavalcade of works by one of Syracuse's most influential artists of the last 18 months, Mookie Jones.

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