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TBDBITL forced to stand on the sideline at MSU?

Hi everyone.  My dad, my father-in-law and I went the the OSU/MSU game last night.  I took the picture in the YouTube video above.  It shows the Michigan State band seated in the stands beyond the far endzone and the OSU Marching Band standing on the sideline with the team.  ...
09 Nov 2014
by Menexenus

PSA: Blue Jeans Are Blue

Dear fellow Buckeye fans, let me ask you a very simple question:  Would you wear blue in Ohio Stadium during a Buckeye football game? I hope you answered No (or better yet, Hell No). That was the easy question.  Now let's get to the harder one.  Can any of you right-thinking ...
14 Sep 2014
by Menexenus

Is the Big Ten a Union conference?

     I don't know about you, but I've always considered the Big Ten to be a Union conference, by which I mean a conference from states who fought for the North in the Civil War.  The SEC is the Confederate conference and the Big Ten is the Union conference.  Do ...
21 Nov 2012
by Menexenus

Safe to go back to State College!

My dad and I made the trip to Happy Valley on Saturday.  After what I had read here on 11W, I was a bit trepidatious.  I had read many horror stories about poor treatment of our fans by theirs.  So I wasn't sure what to expect.  I was worried enough that I roleplaye...
29 Oct 2012
by Menexenus

Why not Tressel?

With all the recent talk about Urban Meyer's inevitability as the next head coach of our beloved Buckeyes, I have to ask you all:  what's the argument against re-hiring Jim Tressel?  It was Ramzy's moving article describing the unseen good that Jim Tressel did as head coach ...
20 Oct 2011
by Menexenus