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The Faustian Playoff Proposition

I intended to write a large(r) article, but it seems that a college football playoff is a certainty. It feels futile to break down things in a comprehensive manner when it is at best a eulogy. Nevertheless, there are a few things gnawing at me and I feel I need to get them off of
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Save the Sea Kittens- Or, The Stupidest Ad Campaign Ever

My buddy Tamara has shared what may be the least well-considered ad campaign ever, PETA’s “Save the Sea Kittens”. This stuff is so silly, I can only really quote PETA:
People don’t seem to like fish. They’re slithery and slimy, and they have eyes on either side of their pointy little heads—which is weird, to
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All hail the Nimrods!

A few years back there was a series of ESPN commercials about the “Nimrods”. A school in Watersmeet, Michigan is nicknamed the “Nimrods”. ESPN’’s commercials said “Without sports, who would cheer for the Nimrods?“. The Nimrods ended up doing fairly well, yes we were all poking fun at them for their bizarre name, but they
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