Chris Walsh (chris_walsh) wrote,
Chris Walsh
chris_walsh

  • Mood:

An almost-related-to-sports post

On my TV right now: Oregon Ducks (go Ducks!) vs. UNLV -- well, it's the tail end of halftime, but you know what I mean -- in St. Louis's Edward Jones Dome.

The Jones Dome.

I'm not that keen on corporate naming of sports arenas, but "The Jones Dome"...

"The Jones Dome"...

"The Jones Dome"...

I kinda like it.

Evilly Team-Partisan P.S.: So UNLV is nicknamed "The Running Reds." Isn't that a medical condition? ;-)

Edited To Add on Saturday morning: As I said in the comments below, "I unintentionally lied." Turns out the UNLV team is nicknamed the Running Rebels. Rebs. Never mind that I'm from one-time Rebel territory (Virginia) and so for me "Rebels" and "Las Vegas" don't naturally seem like two great tastes that taste great together, so I was less likely to think that they were named the Rebs, and besides, "Running Reds" sounds more evil.

Oh, and: Go Ducks! Elite Eight!
Tags: sport!
Subscribe

  • This may amuse only me.

    Meta James really liked singing about herself. Almost as much as Metta World Peace likes talking about himself, but you expected that.

  • We ask the IMPORTANT questions

    "What does it mean?" "' Floccinaucinihilipilification'? It's the act of estimating or categorizing something as worthless. It got quoted in a…

  • My Secret REVEALED!

    Everything I say? Everything I write? It's all everntually going to loop back on itself and become the world's very longest palindrome. My life,…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 4 comments