Soccer World Cup - Brazil 2014

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  1. Ernie the Slow Adult

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    "Sylvester Stallone isn't walking through that door!"

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    Not a big deal. This is Klinsmann Popoviching the FIFA leadership. He's just asserting himself as a veteran coach of a team that has started to earn some street cred. This kind of gamesmanship is what the coach's job is to do occasionally. Please understand how fortunate we are to have a coach of his caliber at the helm.
     
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    Thanks...never thought of this situation in that way...
     
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    The US is not deep enough to be able to start a different crew than last game. And even the deeper teams don't usually rotate their starters from game to game in the World Cup.
     
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    I dreamt last night that we lost to Germany by a goal and Portugal won by seven goals. :(
     
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    I was figuring more in the lines of just defensemen...
     
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    Now you've gone and spoiled the ending for us, Coynewiggles.
     
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    Were Darth and Nemo running around half-naked in your dream like those other dreams you have been telling me about?
     
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    I had a dream that Australia won the World Cup with a last-second header by Gary, and Webz and Panda went nuts!

    Here's a video of Gary training:
    Gary the goat goes to boot camp on the way to Bam…:
     
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    Village people. ^^^^^

    :cop::construction:
     
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    Germany is dominating the possession in the first 16 minutes. Still 0-0 in Germany/USA and 0-0 in Ghana/Portugal.
     
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    At halftime, about as good a result as you could hope for:

    USA 0, Germany 0
    Portugal 1, Ghana 0
     
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    I guess you didn't trust Bill's post...
     
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    Already had deleted when I noticed. U were very fast it wasn't up a minute
     
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    You're the unwiggles . Great call!!
     
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    USA survives the Group of Death. That was exciting. Time to breathe.
     
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    Rascoe predicts every game will end 1-0...
     
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    Thanks Bill. I try to put him in a good mood and you go and spoil it. He falls for it every time.
     

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