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The Dogfather

  • joined Feb 11, 2008
  • last login May 01, 2013
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Dallas Braden, miracle worker...

... restores soldier's faith in the Deity!   via images.ucomics.com   And you know it's true because you saw it in Doonesbury, by GB Trudeau. And I know this oughtta be a fanshot, live an...

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AN Community Service Day 1

The photos below are from AN Community Service Day 1, by the contingent who assisted setting up Newman Center's monthly meal.  A much larger group helped out at a Rebuilding Together Oakland work...

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Come, MondA's!

With apologies to Parrotheads everywhere, and fond memories evoked by this vid: I offer this small ode to the impending bA'seball season.  

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AN (girls, stat-heads and 'ball)

With apologies to Becker, Fagen and Cream (Ice, baby), here's a bit more Stolen Dan. Original lyrics are here.   Steely Dan FM [no static at all] on ROWE AMI R-85 (via ishredu)  

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Dog Day, The Photos

At the behest of Leopold and others, this fanpost includes a few shots of the A's cAnine fAnitude.  We got there too late for most of the pup rally festivities.

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An interlude for the Poets: Don't Poop on Our Parade

    With apologies to Styne, Merrill and Monkey (I can't account for the occasional random line breaks.  And yes, I do happen to be a heterosexual) Don’t tell us not to cheer— Just mope and...

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Bay Area commerce and the move to Fremont

Well, the Bay Area's Bestest Newspapers [retch] came out with their regular 50 Biggest Companies reports on Sunday  link , toting revenues and profits for both the 50 largest businesses in the...

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Resolving the Dot Race Colors (or not, we'll see)

Regular readers of these electron arrangements will recall that there are several of us, 67Marquez and YT among us, who detest the blue-white-and-red dot racer color scheme.  To us, it ...

Unca Travis, his nephew and sis-in-law 030308

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Nick Swisher Appreciation Thread

As I tried to digest today's 500+ post Swisher Trade thread, it occurred to me that many of us were reacting as much to the loss of Swisher-the-Personality as to Swisher-the-Ballplayer.  I'm pretty...

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Okay, so what should we pay old Voldemort?

I'm working my way through the stages of grief over the inevitability of signing he-who-shall-not-be-named-but-who-needs-a-custom-cap, and I've reached the "bargaining" stage (not really, although...

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July 5th tix (2) at cost

Hi all:  We can't go Thursday evening -- interested?  They are in section 119, row 21, seats 12 and 13.  It's the first raised row above the lower aisle.  Great views from mostly behind the screen...

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SemANtics corner: batters and beanballs

Here are two semantic sloppies about which I would like to complain.  

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Big John

For you youngsters out there, original Jimmy Dean lyrics are here. Every game day at the ballyard you could see him arrive He stood six-foot-one and weighed 2-25 Kinda broad at the shoulder and...

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Fuming at MLB's gall

I just got my obligatory A's shop email from MLB, inviting me to to make a "fitting tribute" and "Commemorate a true legend" by shelling out $184 bucks for a farking #42 jersey, or other gear.  No...

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LawDaddy at Biscuits & Blues Friday night

AN's own multi-talented caption man LawDaddy will be playing blues ghee-tah with Frankie Lee this Friday evening at Biscuits&Blues in SF, shows at 8 and 10.  As of early this AM, it looks like a...

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Regular Season Regular A's Nation tailgating?

It's FInally spring, and our fancies are turning to thoughts of Athletics Love (in caps and plural) during the impending season. I'm wondering whether we might get together at the yard more...

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This is War!

The Cisco Kids, will be friends of mine The Cisco Kids will be the best West nine New digs, payroll, future's lookin' fine A's Nation at the game and still on-line We'll meet down on the Fremont...

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We're in Dire Straits!

With apologies to Mark Knopfler... ...and Jason Kendall Now look at that Ken Macha--that's the way you do it! Used to be with Oakland in the MLB. Gettin' fired--that's the way you do it-- Get 2...

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