From Pine View Farm

Orange Ade 2

Notre Dame got beat so badly in the Orange Bowl that the band wanted to leave at the end of the third quarter.

Also, commercials are getting dumber (yeah, I didn’t think it was possible either). Compared to Verizon’s welcome-to-the-Matrix Droid ads, Speedy Alka-Seltzer was blankety-blank War and Peace and M&Ms in the swimming pool was the bleedin’ Bolshoi.



  1. George Smith

    January 8, 2013 at 12:00 am

    Touchdown Jesus wept. That game was so bad. I bet their star linebacker won’t be able to come out of his room for a week. Some may have to be put on tranquilizers.

  2. Frank

    January 8, 2013 at 9:38 am

    I had actually planned to root for Notre Dame for the first time ever (being annoyed at the arrogance of the SEC, which recalls the arrogance of the Big Ten when I was a young ‘un), but, by the time I got out of my meeting, it was already 14-0 and the first quarter wasn’t even over.  By the time I got home it was 21-0 and the route to the rout was clear.

    I put it on anyway, then wandered off to mess about on