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Jun
14

World Cup Chat Away

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111 Responses to “World Cup Chat Away”


  1. 1 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 11:55 am

    Hello

  2. June 26, 2014 at 11:55 am

    He’s working hard for the people!

  3. 6 japa21
    June 26, 2014 at 11:56 am

    Water polo time.

  4. June 26, 2014 at 11:56 am

    Suarez: 9 game international ban (competitive games), and 4 month ban from all other footballing activities (won’t be able to play for a club until mid October).

  5. 10 57andfemale
    June 26, 2014 at 11:56 am

    Reposted from last thread because this stuff is getting serious:

    • 11 Linda
      June 26, 2014 at 12:00 pm

      Their ruling is going to cause violence…..

      This is the worst Supreme Court in my lifetime…..

      Law Schools will be talking about it for centuries.

      • 12 57andfemale
        June 26, 2014 at 12:17 pm

        This was outrageous. I need to delve deeper, but this is a very dangerous precedent in this current climate. It will not be replaced with intimidation laws that might have happened in reasonable political climates. Not now. They have legalized intimidation, and now all these nuts have guns as well. I don’t have words to express my outrage.

  6. June 26, 2014 at 11:57 am

    Handy guide for what the scores have to be for the USMNT to advance:

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  7. 26 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:04 pm

    Men who viciously protest women exercising their right to abortions are despicable. They seem to believe terrorizing women will stop abortions.

    I’ve been getting sick photoshopped pictures from men on Twitter of babies being mutilated in their effort to make sure I understand I’m a murderer. What utter nonsense.

    If you don’t have a uterus yet are protesting a woman’s right to make decisions about her own body, you’re a disgusting pig.

    • June 26, 2014 at 12:09 pm

      I’m becoming more and more convinced that lifetime appointments to the bench are a mistake.

    • 28 Nena20409
      June 26, 2014 at 12:22 pm

      This is awful. I have lost faith in these people since Dec 9th, 2000 when then the Rehnquist Court stopped the FL presidential Election re-count.

      This Roberts Court, a Constitutional Branch is Not allowed to make law…..yet they have in giving themselves a 100ft buffer zone from protectors. They are okay with allowing some distance from crazies like that KS so called Church Group…..who go around tormenting dead troops’ families trying to bury their loved ones. But 35ft in today’s ruling is a freaking bridge too far?

      I am sick and tired of these selective injustices. I blame O’Connor. Had she not resigned……Alito would Never have made it to the SCOTUS. I blame Rehnquist for he allowed Scalia to inject themselves in the Dec 9th, 2000 FL re-count fiasco.

    • 29 GGail
      June 26, 2014 at 12:34 pm

      NW, this is a good tweet. Gives one a perspective of this distance and the unfairness of the ruling

  8. 30 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:08 pm

    Stylish ladies.

  9. 32 JER
    June 26, 2014 at 12:10 pm

  10. June 26, 2014 at 12:15 pm

    Jesus, the US is on the backheel. Germany is just attacking mercilessly.

  11. 36 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:20 pm

  12. June 26, 2014 at 12:20 pm

    Breaking: Tony Kroos NOT going to Man U.

  13. June 26, 2014 at 12:22 pm

    Germany has 63% of possession. That won’t get it done for us.

  14. 41 japa21
    June 26, 2014 at 12:24 pm

    With both games 1/4 way done, things are just like we would like them to be. If only it could stay that way.

  15. 52 Nena20409
    June 26, 2014 at 12:25 pm

    Good Afternoon TOD! ;)

    Fantastic posts, Thanks to all who worked hard to post them; namely, NW, Chips and LL.

    Loads of information.

    Gold :star: to all those who earned them, starting from this post to 5 back.

  16. 53 Nena20409
    June 26, 2014 at 12:27 pm

  17. 55 Nena20409
    June 26, 2014 at 12:30 pm

    It’s raining in Recife, Brasil and the game is being played? Wow! The Stadium must have some strong Lightening Protective Gears?

    Go USA, Go, Go!

  18. 58 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:30 pm

  19. 59 japa21
    June 26, 2014 at 12:32 pm

    So Portugal takes a 1-0 lead, which is good for US.

  20. June 26, 2014 at 12:32 pm

    Portugal ahead 1-0. Which ESPN says is good news for US.

  21. 61 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:34 pm

    Woooohoooo!

  22. 62 Nena20409
    June 26, 2014 at 12:34 pm

    Team USA, May The Force of many as in this twitpic be with you all.

  23. 63 japa21
    June 26, 2014 at 12:35 pm

    I don’t see Germany blowing the US out in this weather, so a Portugal win even by a couple of goals is fine.

  24. June 26, 2014 at 12:35 pm

    :-)

  25. June 26, 2014 at 12:38 pm

    So effing nervous!!

    I LOOOOVE Howard!!

  26. 74 dotster3
    June 26, 2014 at 12:39 pm

    I am watching, but it makes me nervous. I wish our guys would do what I tell them! Go there! NO, don’t go there! I wish I were playing. I would know exactly what to do! I would just run right down there and kick the ball in that net thingy——surprising everyone! Gooooaaaaallllllll

  27. 82 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:40 pm

    Thank you, TIM HOWARD!!!!!!

  28. 83 japa21
    June 26, 2014 at 12:44 pm

    Now to avoid any last minute meltdown in the half.

  29. 85 Nerdy Wonka
    June 26, 2014 at 12:45 pm

    Helloooooooooo…..US Soccer Team.

  30. 86 Don
    June 26, 2014 at 12:47 pm

    Is it wrong of me to want Ghana to win?

  31. 91 japa21
    June 26, 2014 at 12:47 pm

    Well, about the only thing that could be better at the half is US to be up by a goal. But quite pleased with how it is going right now. Now to take a breather for a short while.

  32. 93 sherijr
    June 26, 2014 at 12:50 pm

    I think we must have one of the best Goalies. Enjoying the game so far.. just want to see some scoring :)

  33. 96 MightyPamela
    June 26, 2014 at 12:51 pm

    Okay y’all. Leaving shortly to take my kitty to the vet. Praying it is not for the last time, but I just don’t know. It’s been feeling like a kitty hospice here the past few weeks, so. Any thoughts and prayers would be welcomed, as this is hard to do alone.

  34. 99 Nena20409
    June 26, 2014 at 12:52 pm

    http://www.mediaite.com/tv/matt-lauer-asks-gm-ceo-if-she-can-run-company-and-still-be-good-mom/

    ////////Seriously? Matt Lauer, the serial wife cheating toad is asking in 2014 this wickedly crude question? Women should demand for this type of idiocy to STOP, Now!/////////

    In a question no doubt asked of every male guest on the Today show, cohost Matt Lauer asked General Motors CEO Mary Barra if her chief executive duties got in the way of her parental ones.

    “You said in an interview not long ago that your kids said they’re going to hold you accountable for one job, and that is being a mom,” he asked. “Given the pressure at General Motors, can you do both well?”

    “I think I can,” she replied. “I have a great team…and I have a wonderful family and a supportive husband, and I’m pretty proud of my kids the way they’re supporting me in this.”

  35. 101 No Child Left Behind
    June 26, 2014 at 12:53 pm

    Good Afternoon TODVille.

    Just got out of a meeting. Does anyone have a link for the match???

  36. June 26, 2014 at 12:56 pm

  37. 107 Alycee (@jazziz2)
    June 26, 2014 at 12:57 pm

    GA, TOD. Damn, been out in the yard working and missed the first half…

  38. 109 57andfemale
    June 26, 2014 at 1:02 pm

    Do these soccer games last 4 hours, like other American sports? Just asking.

  39. 111 GGail
    June 26, 2014 at 1:02 pm

    Nani – oooooo la la


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