February 5, 2006

Hugh Holds His Breath -- For Three Quarters

Hatched by Dafydd

I was bored, so I turned on that football thingie for a few minutes. I noticed that the Steelers were ahead of the Seahawks by, what, 14 to 3?

The Steelers appeared to move the ball towards the goal; but then they threw that peculiar, little pointed object awry, and one of the Seahawk fellows intercepted it, running it back quite a ways. A moment or two later, the Seahawk team took the ball over the goal line and got a touchdown, I think it's called. So now it's 14 to 10.

And all I could picture was Hugh Hewitt, literally perched on the back of his chair, like an anxiety-ridden budgie with snow-white plumage, gnawing his talons right down to the quick. Oh, what I would give for a photo!

Sigh. I can hardly wait until the 13th, when curling finally starts at the Olympic games in Torino... now that's a real sport!

Hatched by Dafydd on this day, February 5, 2006, at the time of 6:08 PM

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The following hissed in response by: RBMN

Nobody was cheering that interception louder than all the fourth-quarter commercial buyers.

The above hissed in response by: RBMN [TypeKey Profile Page] at February 5, 2006 6:17 PM

The following hissed in response by: lmg

Curling: Viking Shuffleboard.

The above hissed in response by: lmg [TypeKey Profile Page] at February 5, 2006 7:32 PM

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