The old man approached a young stranger in the post office and asked, "Sir, would you address this postcard for me?"
The man gladly did so, and then offered to write a short note for the old fellow.
Finally the stranger asked, "Now, is there anything else I can do for you?"
The old man thought a moment and said, "Yes, at the end could you add,
Please excuse the sloppy handwriting."
Just got a phone call from Bryan and they've made it to their destination safely.He's having problems getting on the internet there but is trying to get on .
He says hello to all of the zoners and friends here.Wishing the best to everyone in all their games and such.
I was getting a bit concerned myself cause I hadn"t heard anything. He has not slept since they left early yesterday morning at the wee hours of the night for us here :) So, he is off to find that soft pillow now to rest his head, then he will be again working on getting some internet so he can come along and say hello to all of you himself.WHAT A RELIEF TO HEAR FROM YA BRYAN!
SOOOOOOOOOO GLAD Y'ALL MADE IT THERE...
Oct 19, 1957:
Rocket Richard scores 500 goals
On October 19, 1957, Maurice "Rocket" Richard of the
Montreal Canadiens becomes the first N.H.L. player to score 500 goals in
his career when he slaps a 20-foot shot past Chicago
Blackhawks goalie Glenn Hall.
Richard was one of the most consistent
and intimidating goal-scorers in pro hockey history: In all, he scored
544 regular-season and 82 post-season goals. "When he came flying toward
you with the puck on his stick," Hall remembered, "his eyes were all
lit up, flashing and gleaming like a pinball machine. It was
Many people say that Richard was one of the greatest hockey players
who ever lived. He played 18 seasons with the Canadiens and helped them
win eight Stanley Cups. In 1944-1945, he became ...
ok, somehow i messed up yesterday on my posts. got my music under thi, and can't find this anywhere. ooooo, look at the pretty colors.
This guy pulls into a crowded parking lot and rolled down the car windows to make sure his dog had fresh air.
The dog was stretched out in the back seat, and the guy wanted to impress upon he that he must remain there.
The guy walked to the curb backward, pointing his finger at the car and saying emphatically,
“Now you stay.
Do you hear me?
The driver of a nearby car gave the guy a startled look “I don’t know about you, man,” he said incredulously.
“But I usually just put my car in park.”
There were 65 players in this game today and as we all know, most are great at the game of poker.With a nice comeback I finally made my way to that Final Table.
I was the last Phenom in the game at this point and it was a very tough battle, but I'm very pleased with My 3rd place for the PHENOMS.
I would like to thank Suz, Ron, and Sue for coming out to rail me at this FT. I appreciate that. The phenoms always' have somebody there to back em up in any game and give one another support.Thank you all for the rail and for your support. Hugsssssss
Going out in 3rd BOOM PHENOMS!!!Had to brag a bit on this one!!!
Sorry I missed the game this week, but I'm sure everyone had a good time as usual. Thank you all for playing with us here each week. These games wouldn't be the same without the best of friends there as you all are.
As for the results of this game, it's no surprise to me. This guy is a great player and friend and Loves to Donk us all out anytime he can hahahahaha!With that being said Congratulations on your Win Nessy...
It was another hot night and the contenders were already sweaty. Not certain if that was the weather or stress on the fighters waiting their turn in the ring. Seems we have a medic in the house in case someone needs a bandaid, and I'm sure by the end of the night there will be several seeking this service. Congrats to our new Title Belt winner of PKO, taking the game by a uppercut resulting in
It was a fierce matchup for the final round. Here is your new champion.
"This is 911. What is your emergency?", the operator asked.
"I masturbate too much," the man replied.
"Sir, that's not really a problem," the operator said.
The man shouted, "Did you hear that, Mom.
Now get off my case."
"When I was young my dad sat me down and showed me pictures of why I should always wear a condom," a man told his buddy.
"Your dad showed you pictures of venereal diseases?" the friend asked>
"No," the first one said.
"They were all pictures of me."
If Ray Rice and Chris Brown were both on fire,
and you only had one fire extinguisher----
where would you hide it.
A woman met a man at a club and went back to his place for sex.
"You must be a good dentist". she said in the afterglow.
"How did you know i was a dentist?", he asked.
"because I didn't feel a thing."
A woman complained to her psychiastrist that her husband was 300 percent impotent.
"I don't think that's mayhematically possible," the psychriatrist said.
"Well, the first 100 you can imagine," she said.
"Plus, he burned his tongue,
and broke his fingers."
Oct 18, 1977:
Mr. October hits three homers in three swings
On October 18, 1977, in the sixth game of the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, New York
Yankees outfielder Reggie Jackson hits three home runs in a row off of
three consecutive pitches from three different pitchers.
Only the great
Babe Ruth had ever hit three homers in a single World Series game (and
he did it twice, once in 1926 and once in 1928) —but he didn’t do it on
consecutive pitches or even consecutive at-bats.
home-run streak helped the Yankees win the game and the series, the
team’s first since 1962.
During his pre-game batting practice, Jackson was unstoppable: He
stepped to the plate...
Chart Toppers---October 18
- The Weavers
All My Love
- Patti Page
Lights - The Sammy Kaye Orchestra (vocal: Tony Alamo)
On - Hank Snow
1958It’s All in the
Game - Tommy Edwards
Welcome to the zone Fred. I hope you enjoy your stay. We have some great people here on our site which make the best of friends.
You may see lots of banter amongst us here, but I assure you it's all in fun. Some dam good players amongst us here. Enjoy your games, the site and I wish you all the best out on them felts. Tina[poker/scoop]