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Monday, April 15, 2013

Jackie Robinson Again : The New Yorker

From Roger Angell.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 15, 2013 at 12:37 PM | 10 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dodgers, jackie robinson

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   1. bobm Posted: April 15, 2013 at 12:58 PM (#4414524)
   2. What's the realistic upside, RMc? Posted: April 15, 2013 at 12:59 PM (#4414525)
You mean "Jackie Robinson Again Again".

Seriously, is nobody in charge of this board?
   3. The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott) Posted: April 15, 2013 at 01:20 PM (#4414566)
I'm guessing multiple people are able to approve posts, and they don't always know what's been posted. At least the What If? post was several months ago before recently being reposted.
   4. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: April 15, 2013 at 01:24 PM (#4414574)
This is good enough to merit re-posting.
   5. Eric Ferguson Posted: April 15, 2013 at 01:33 PM (#4414592)
1. bobm Posted: April 15, 2013 at 12:58 PM (#4414524)

already posted
2. RMc don't hate anyone Asian Posted: April 15, 2013 at 12:59 PM (#4414525)

You mean "Jackie Robinson Again Again".

Seriously, is nobody in charge of this board?


Already called out as already having been posted. Seriously, does no one read these things?
   6. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: April 15, 2013 at 01:37 PM (#4414603)
Retire #84 throughout baseball.
   7. What's the realistic upside, RMc? Posted: April 15, 2013 at 05:28 PM (#4414964)
Already called out as already having been posted. Seriously, does no one read these things?

#1 hadn't posted before I posted my comment. Don't blame me for your own incompetence.
   8. Bourbon Samurai Posted: April 15, 2013 at 06:53 PM (#4415034)
Well, I missed it the first time, so I'm glad to see it. Roger Angell is grand.
   9. JE (Jason) Posted: April 16, 2013 at 08:45 AM (#4415451)
Retire #84 throughout baseball.

This made me laugh. This made me laugh.
   10. Jose Is The Most Absurd Thing on the Site Posted: April 16, 2013 at 08:58 AM (#4415464)
Gonfalon wins the internet for today.

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