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GOOMBAY 12th Warrior

Washington, D.C. (via Worthington, OH)

Member since 24 August 2013 | Blog


  • SPORTS MOMENT: 4th and Goal: Cie Grant v. Ken Dorsey (*Ohio State); attending Jordan Zimmermann (and first Nationals) no-hitter with my son (*all-time)
  • MLB TEAM: Washington Nationals
  • SOCCER TEAM: USMNT (*by birth); KNVB (*by heritage)

Recent Activity

Comment 07 Feb 2016

Not credentialed in astronomy and/or whatnot, but watched (even attended several) games in the Pace era.

Always referred to him as "Planet Pace." Massive, unswerving, unstoppable. Gravitational for whomever he was about to obliterate.

What was everyone else missing?

Comment 07 Feb 2016

Michael Thomas should go, regardless of dollar or round estimates.

Still -- would love to have him back. Height, hands, toe-taps. And then factor in the somehow-made-routine impossible versions of those skills.

He's... Automatic.

Comment 07 Feb 2016

I agree with this, but Bell's case for declaring is pretty much infallible. I'm kind of wondering if "NFL superstar" is underestimating what he brings to the table...

Comment 06 Feb 2016

Son has adopted the Panthers, so... Sure. I can go along per concentration of Buckeyes.

Home on the couch with family: nachos, chili, and whatever random Super Bowl item the neighborhood grocery store is pushing (emerging family tradition).

Comment 05 Feb 2016

My kids allow me to not-really-understand, but watch-with-fascination all of the phenomena: dab, whip, nae nae, etc.

There's no way I ever did anything so asinine...

Comment 27 Jan 2016

With no specific nod/not-nod to New York, their now-retired subway tokens [for me] sum it up:

Comment 26 Jan 2016

"To a cop, the explanation is never that complicated. It's always simple. There's no mystery to the street, no arch-criminal behind it all. If you got a dead body and think his brother did it, you're gonna find out you're right." ~ Verbal Kint