Category Archives: Sports

Tempers fugit

Fouls most personal as 49ers lose to Philadelphiabut win boxing and big-time wrestling match The old joke is that you go to a fight and a hockey game breaks out. San Francisco 49ers at Philadelphia Eagles for the NFC championship … Continue reading

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Playoffs? What playoffs? !!!

Now what will we do for aggravation? The indentured servants here at the Stately Manor are contemplating futile gestures after the Packers’ unceremonious loss to Detroit last night. The Lions beat us twice this year, and convincingly each time. Say … Continue reading

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Sometimes you have to miss in order to win

Then how come we’re not winning? We are intrigued by the final 3.9 seconds of Sunday night’s 01-09-22 Wisconsin Badger basketball victory over Maryland. Leading 70 to 69, Badger free throw shooter Brad Davison, owning an 88% success rate, purposely … Continue reading

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Is Jon Gruden the next UW-Madison chancellor?

He might come cheap. What are we thinking? Putting up this Photoshopped image of Jon Gruden as the next chancellor of the University of Wisconsin’s flagship Madison campus? (He could double as Paul Chryst’s offensive coordinator!) We are sure to … Continue reading

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Put me in coach, I’m ready to second guess

Bob Uecker isn’t only one not getting any younger! As a lifelong sofa coach, we have found that screaming at the television helps. The indentured servants of Blaska Stately Manor began screaming at TBS Tuesday 10-12-21 around 5:30 p.m. We … Continue reading

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