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dphil

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Professor of philosophy, archaeology, and biology. Glendon College. York.

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Speaking of which, does anybody have any word on Rochester?
Commented on Off-Season Review Part 4: Wrapping Up Free Agency on Aug 27 2014, 6:37p - 2 replies
Hadn't thought about the PnR, but you're absolutely right.
Commented on On Jonas Valanciunas and His Patented Pump Fake on Aug 27 2014, 6:32p
Thank you. The distinction was my whole point.
Commented on DeMar DeRozan Joins Team USA at the FIBA World Cup on Aug 27 2014, 6:22p
You're too hard on yourself, Mr. 23,
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 27 2014, 6:14p
What else is new?
Commented on On Jonas Valanciunas and His Patented Pump Fake on Aug 27 2014, 3:19p - 1 reply
Jonas is looking like a beast in international play so far, this summer.
Commented on On Jonas Valanciunas and His Patented Pump Fake on Aug 27 2014, 1:28a - 2 replies
Had either of you read the preceding post, you wouldn't have walked into it.
Commented on On Jonas Valanciunas and His Patented Pump Fake on Aug 27 2014, 1:24a
+1
Commented on New Practice Facility for the Toronto Raptors Approved on Aug 27 2014, 1:12a - 1 reply
for Yes, practice makes perfect
Voted on Aug 27 2014, 1:12a
Can we PLEASE retire the meme that DeMar has 'steadily improved' or 'improved every year?'
Commented on DeMar DeRozan Joins Team USA at the FIBA World Cup on Aug 26 2014, 2:55a - 2 replies
Yay.
Commented on DeMar DeRozan Joins Team USA at the FIBA World Cup on Aug 26 2014, 2:30a - 2 replies
I think we should lay a bet on it here and now.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 23 2014, 6:21p - 1 reply
Irving would be just what Minny needed.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 23 2014, 6:18p
Glad they didn't.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 23 2014, 6:09p
Fair points. Agreed and fingers crossed.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 23 2014, 6:07p
I'm wondering, in that regard, if starting PPat
Commented on Numeric Narratives: Terrence Ross and The Context of Development on Aug 23 2014, 6:34a - 2 replies
If Minny want to win anything this year,
Commented on Is there anyone on Minnesota's roster of interest? on Aug 22 2014, 4:56p - 1 reply
for None of the Above
Voted on Aug 22 2014, 4:36p
Agreed.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 22 2014, 4:32p
+1
Commented on Tim Leiweke's Departure And Why It Matters on Aug 22 2014, 4:23p - 2 replies
With a 44 max vertical and a 7' wingspan,
Commented on DeMar DeRozan Shines in Latest Team USA Exhibition on Aug 22 2014, 4:11p
Only if Andrew decides he doesn't really like playing basketball,
Commented on DeMar DeRozan Shines in Latest Team USA Exhibition on Aug 22 2014, 4:08p
Good read. Thanks for the link.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 21 2014, 8:50p - 1 reply
Sorry, I ought to have included an irony alert.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 21 2014, 8:48p - 1 reply
Looking forward to it.
Commented on Numeric Narratives: Terrence Ross and The Context of Development on Aug 21 2014, 7:51p
Oh, and welcome Ian!
Commented on Numeric Narratives: Terrence Ross and The Context of Development on Aug 21 2014, 3:35p
Not so sure...
Commented on Numeric Narratives: Terrence Ross and The Context of Development on Aug 21 2014, 3:20p - 1 reply
I always prefer owners who have personal names.
Commented on Tim Leiweke Plans to Leave MLSE in June 2015 on Aug 21 2014, 2:58p
If his wife were pouring, I'd need extra ice...
Commented on Raptors React to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug 21 2014, 12:22p
I always wondered why BBall didn't seem to have incentives.
Commented on Off-Season Review Part 3: A Look At Contract Incentives on Aug 21 2014, 12:20p - 1 reply
I don't understand all the denials. I mean, why bother?
Commented on Tim Leiweke Plans to Leave MLSE in June 2015 on Aug 21 2014, 12:13p - 2 replies
I'm looking forward to part 4
Commented on Off-Season Review Part 2: Free Agency And The Steve Novak Trade on Aug 20 2014, 10:33p
Only if you submit yours, Jenge, as a book of advice and moral guidance for young basketball fans.
Commented on Off-Season Review Part 2: Free Agency And The Steve Novak Trade on Aug 20 2014, 10:32p - 1 reply
Too cruel! Funny, but too cruel.
Commented on Raptors React to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug 20 2014, 10:29p
LOL!
Commented on Raptors React to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug 20 2014, 1:17p
problem wuth the link.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 11:22a - 1 reply
ta.
Commented on This Could Be The Year Terrence Ross Breaks Through on Aug 15 2014, 11:18a - 1 reply
But will that happen?
Commented on This Could Be The Year Terrence Ross Breaks Through on Aug 15 2014, 11:18a - 2 replies
And, hey. The Hamilton post just disappeared. WTF?
Commented on This Could Be The Year Terrence Ross Breaks Through on Aug 15 2014, 11:16a - 1 reply
Bank on it.
Commented on This Could Be The Year Terrence Ross Breaks Through on Aug 15 2014, 11:14a - 2 replies
Agree completely.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 15 2014, 10:31a
Which means, if we can beat the number one seed,
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 15 2014, 10:28a
We'll see.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 15 2014, 10:27a - 3 replies
+1
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 15 2014, 10:23a
Overall, yes.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 15 2014, 10:22a - 1 reply
Ross is better at the 2 than he is at the 3.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 15 2014, 10:18a
Good point.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 9:15a
By George, I think we've cracked it!
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 9:14a
Yeah, thought about that last one.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 9:08a - 2 replies
Hmm.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:58a - 1 reply
I give up. There is no trade scenario that makes sense of this signing.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:52a - 1 reply
If we can.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:49a - 1 reply
Or DeMar, Cherry and Greivis for Wiggens and Rubio plus salaries.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:48a - 1 reply
But doesn't he realize that a successful franchise depends on back seat drivers like us?!!?
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:46a - 1 reply
You're right. I keep thinking of Young as an SF.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:43a - 1 reply
Thanks. Clarity has been restored.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:43a
Ah, so somebody in the front office is being inscrutable, eh.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:42a - 1 reply
Some other names to think about if it is
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:39a - 2 replies
In what sense does it sign it?
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:09a - 1 reply
Ok, I see what you're saying.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 8:08a - 1 reply
Calling Mr. Hackett!
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 7:49a - 1 reply
Ok, if not a Cleveland-Minny-Toronto deal netting Wiggins,
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 7:46a - 1 reply
Ok, that was my best shot at a non-trade interpretation of this move.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 15 2014, 7:32a - 1 reply
Steady, man, steady.
Commented on Where Will the Raptors Be in 12 Months? on Aug 14 2014, 4:34p
The dribble blow-byes. Precisely.
Commented on Where Will the Raptors Be in 12 Months? on Aug 14 2014, 4:32p - 1 reply
In a high movement offence, Lou's going to have to be effective off ball, as well.
Commented on Lou Williams Says He's Excited To Be Part Of A Young Core In Toronto on Aug 14 2014, 4:24p - 1 reply
If BP hadn't put it there, I would have.
Commented on Report: Raptors Agree To One-Year Deal With Jordan Hamilton on Aug 14 2014, 4:19p - 1 reply
That said,
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 14 2014, 4:08p - 1 reply
I don't know if ours is the best bench.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 14 2014, 4:04p
I'm thinking purely against Cleveland.
Commented on Can The Raptors Beat Cleveland? on Aug 14 2014, 3:59p - 1 reply
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