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rogue3542 last won the day on April 14 2018

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  1. I guess that depends on your definition of "normal" haha.
  2. Unless they raise their rates (their chart suggests they will), it's $30 to park in that grass lot https://gameday.nd.edu/campus/parking/
  3. I've only been to one, but I do remember there being a large grass lot to the north that ended up being something like a 20 minute walk to the stadium. Growing up in The Region, ND is my second team, though I don't follow them nearly as closely as I do IU. Here's a link: looks like it's White Field https://gameday.nd.edu/assets/285089/parking_map_v4.pdf If I were you, though, I'd just go park at my hotel, drop my bags off, and uber close to the stadium, then uber back to the hotel.
  4. It's a colloquial/generational thing. "You're welcome" doesn't really make much logical sense in this usage. "No problem" is actually better usage in a logical sense, which implies that the favor was not an imposition and was happily done; it just wasn't the norm until recently. Consider the Spanish response "de nada," which translates to "it's nothing," and the phrase "you're welcome" seems an odd reply and is a good example of the oddity of the English language. What, are you inviting me to your house now? As for my pet peeve; it seems to be a central Indiana quirk to drop the infinitive that comes before a past tense verb. An example would be "that pie needs baked" or "my car needs repaired." It honestly drives me NUTS because SO MANY people speak this way here.
  5. Yeah, I agree. The only thing this really seems to accomplish is to facilitate cheating and/or corruption. I would be very disappointed to see IU do something like this.
  6. My vote goes to Pritchard. Buckner's call definitely helps it, too. It literally rendered him speechless.
  7. Yeah it was at that promenade, and it was good. I'm sure it was as good as any other burger they've ever made, but it just didn't live up to the hype. It just wasn't something I'd go out of my way to get is all. The fries aren't good, though. Give me Penn Station or Five Guys any day over theirs. The best burger though is the Mickey at Schoop's. Miner Dunn for a close second.
  8. I just tried In-N-Out for the first time a couple weeks ago in Las Vegas. I don't get what all the hype is about. It's good, but it's not that good. Maybe I was going into it with expectations too high. In my opinion, and to compare to a similar regional semi-fast food place, Culver's is much better. It's hard to beat the double butter burger deluxe.
  9. I think of it like a skilled trade - take carpentry/woodworking for example. It doesn't take overly long to learn how to do something like cutting dovetails or miters, but it takes a lot longer to MASTER them and execute them flawlessly. I think what we are seeing with the defense (and towards the end of the season, the offense) is that the team is close to the end of the learning stage, but patience is required while they learn to master it. UVA is a good example...
  10. Two terrible calls on the slapped backboard and the pushoff.
  11. In the modern era, I really think you need to be hitting on average 7-8 threes per game with the threat of hitting 12+. Otherwise, the paint is just too clogged.
  12. What the NCAA really needs is full-time refs that are hired, paid, and assigned games by a sub-contracted entity that has no financial incentive in the outcomes of games. They need it for football as well. Right now, this is a second part-time job for most of these refs. The NCAA has the money to do this, so why haven't they?
  13. Seriously. What happened to the cylinder rule? You can't body up the point guard like that. It is Boroski doing the game, though.
  14. Purdue is shooting better than most teams do in practice.
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