Archive for March, 2007

The truth hurts

Saturday, March 31st, 2007

Lowetide has a sobering, depressing, but ultimately realistic take on the future of the Edmonton Oilers: Before the season began, we worried about the lack of depth on the blueline and as it turned out that (along with a lack of MacT type players among the forward group) would cut a big hole in the […]

Will I puke?

Tuesday, March 27th, 2007


Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

Elected officials are not like you and me…

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

They’re ever so much dumber: [Republican Senator James] Inhofe informed [Robot Al] Gore that scientists are “radically at odds with your claims.” Displaying a photograph of icicles in Buffalo, Inhofe demanded: “How come you guys never seem to notice it when it gets cold? . . . Where is global warming when you really need […]

About the only scoring Joffrey Lupul has done all season

Sunday, March 18th, 2007

Thanks a lot, Pronger.

New NHL draft format

Tuesday, March 13th, 2007

It apparently rewards teams for choking in the playoffs. Classy. Mudcrutch notices that the Red Wings somewhat inexplicably support the new format, while Lowetide gives some perspective on the NHL’s chronic ineptitude when it comes to draft rules. Meanwhile, the Oilers continue to field a weak AHL team with a handful of veterans as window […]

Glennder Bending Rodriguez

Tuesday, March 13th, 2007

Check out the photoshop contest at Sadly, No! I’m partial to #5, since I happen to know the, um, “artist” responsible very well.

Fucking brilliant

Saturday, March 3rd, 2007

This Jim Henley poem, that is. Jim’s no fucking slouch, either. *NB: I know what you’re thinking. It’s just a word. Grow up, you fucking baby.