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On the “Ironing Out Our Problems” CDST show (Part 1):

Special cutting corner dispensations for college basketball stars … ala Moltisanti’s Asian stand-in for the Series 7 exam

On the “Ironing Out Our Problems” CDST show (Part 1):
— Who’s that new Mets skipper? The name rings a Beltran … the next Alex Cora..
— That cheating, low down Houston baseball team and their use of garbage cans and Best Buy electronics to tip off pitches… time to call them the Asterisks, not the Astros
— No, Steve Garvey was not pumping chicks in 1988? Don’t rub mud in the eye of Popeye
— Good for Darvish that he is not bitter/ can stay above the fray … that’s big of Yu
— Fromm is lots easier to pronounce than Tua Tongue-ga-viola for purposes of the NFL draft
— Remembering the tackle that permanently brought down Bo
— LIttle Nicky may’ve sacrificed his QB’s lifetime of NFL thrills for more two-minute drills
— Eddie O on MNF? And how bout telling Booger to boogie…
— The very Goff-like Jimmy G
— How the NY Giants used telescopes in 1951
— Exactly what degree of crime is stealing signs?
— More scandal and corruption at The OSU
— Steinbrenner and the fight against amateurism in the Olympics
— Special cutting corner dispensations for college basketball stars … ala Moltisanti’s Asian stand-in for the Series 7 exam
— Thanking Tank for the up close and personal look inside Holsteins (where they serve Maple Walnut ice cream on the bathroom floor) (looking at that picture gives me a grassy knoll revelation)
— Those poor Minnesotan rodents got suffocated by an Iowa arm bar
— Navy’s short-lived tenancy in the Top 25
— Week 13 is definitely Cupcake Week in the SEC … including visits from delicious Samford (and son), Western Carolina (where the hell is that?), Tennessee (my favorite Martin), a cupcake/Vandy playing Eastern TN State, Abilene Christian, and Bama gets Arkansas
— Fleming dares to speculate that Rutgers will actually beat Sparty State
— ACC = Awful Coast Conference (excluding Clemson)
— Previewing the likely finalists for the LAC-12 title game (oh boy!)
— Time for Buffalo Chip Kelly “to go!”
— Eager 6-6 Beavers for a bowl game
— ChabDog pins the tail on the donkey when he nails the prospective combatants for the Pinstripe Bowl (Illinois vs. North Carolina)
— Bold bowl predictions for the Bahamas Bowl
— Who would’ve thought the St. Petersburg is played in BJ’s Warehouse, not Russia
— Eric insists he’s going to the Quickclaim Bowl
— I’ll pass on the Gasparilla Bowl
— Did you know that Woody Hayes slayed a player named Charley “B” (not Charley “M”) in what is now the Taxslayer Bowl.
— A new wrinkle … post New Year’s closeout games (hold your nose)
— Take Dallas since Matt is out with a Stafford infection
— New week/new hope springs eternal for New Orleans (some of us didn’t see the light)
— Only one of us had the prescient audaciousness to advocate for Atlanta and offer invective for Indy
— Wise move finding the Broncos to be a tough horse to break in Minnesota (thank you Well-read)
— A closer look at last week’s Jets-Giants result militates against siding with the Skins (Well-read was forewarned by Frank to watch out for Mr. Adams)
— Never, ever make the ridiculous decision to bet the house on the Dolphins
— We should’ve taken the Ravens by 40, not 4 (no Watt, no energy to keep up with Lamar)
— SF giving 11 and a half… what a laugh
— Patriots giving 4 is just fine if Belichick is given 2 weeks
— Damn Raiders shirk their responsibilities in beating the Bengals by only 7
— Rams to trample on Trubisky and his poor footwork
— We all choose the Chiefs
— Thank you Cleveland Browns for giving yourself a black eye in your one shining moment