Morning Food Association, November 4

Good morning everyone! This is going to be short and sweet, and plays a little bit off of last weeks Morning Food Association in that it’s going to be another salad. This blue cheese and cranberry tossed salad is delicious for all occasions! It’s Bruins pair? Adam McQuaid!

Because he just tosses pucks over the glass or tosses himself face first into the boards! Woo!

How we all doin, what’s on tap for the weekend?

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MadScientist72
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MadScientist72

HOLY CRAP! The Blue Jackets beat the Toilet Seats 10-0 last night!!! Unfortunatley, it was Montoya in goal for the Habs & not Price, so Tuukka still has company in the Undefeated Goalies Club.

Long-Winded Striped Mofo
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I was thinking about why I love this sport and decided I will PLAY tonight with the Washington (CT) Comets, a group I have been playing hockey with for almost 35 years! Unfortunately, we have a very Redwing like logo and colors (think a blazing comet where the winged wheel is). In years past I always skated on the dark team, who mostly wore black and gold. Might be a good night to rock some black and gold. Digging into the jersey bin now!

BagelBruin
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How many jerseys do you own? I have one white, one black, two forest green and two purple. I have some Bruin jerseys too, but I don’t wear them when I actually play hockey

the german hammer
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Good morning.

  • I felt like last night was Carlo’s coming out party for the NHL. You should have heard them gush about him on NHL Network
  • I had to take a maintenance day yesterday as my morning walk had me all talked out. And the only hockey conversation I wanted to have really happened in my living room last night during the game. I wanted to take the game off, glad I didn’t, will likely skip Saturday’s game.
  • I’ve got big life plans I want to work on starting next week. I’m not ready to talk about them, yet.
  • This weekend involves double podcasting for me which is so much fun. But, I am looking forward to starting the Hate Read, which I hope will be out next week.
  • And I get to make a pie today.
  • The London Bear
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    The London Bear

    Carlo is improving – and he was pretty good to begin with. Needs to work a bit on clearing the zone, but then they all do.

    McQuaid just isn’t up to the level of the rest of the team atm tho. Wonder who gets dropped when Killer comes back…

    DrHandgrenaid
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    DrHandgrenaid

    My bet is Morrow gets waived and (hopefully) McQuaid becomes 7D… but it may well end up being Chiller

    Thetallest81
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    Thetallest81

    at this point id rather waive McQuaid…..

    DrHandgrenaid
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    DrHandgrenaid

    Yeah.. well…

    yes.

    (Morrow is possibly even shittier)

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    I had forgotten all about Killer.

    The London Bear
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    The London Bear

    I keep forgetting about Vatrano, but we won’t go there! grin

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    Oh, okay.

    I didn’t and still don’t understand the Killer signing. Then again, this defense beyond the Charlo pairing is crap.

    The BOB
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    The BOB

    Not a Krug fan?

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    Not really.

    The London Bear
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    The London Bear

    Didn’t mean I don’t like FV- I just literally keep forgetting his return is in the offing.

    The comment was more in reference to an epic, umm, discussion that took place here yesterday wink

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    Ah. That was my maintenance day. I think I’ll just avoid it.

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    HOWCANYOUFORGETABOUTFRANKIE?
    FRANKIESAWESOME!
    GETOUTTHEDUCKBOATSWHENFRANKIERETURNS!
    ITTOOKJESUSTHREEDAYSTORISEAGAINANDFRANKIESCOMINGBACKINTHREEMONTHS!
    THEPARALLELSAREREALLYUNCANNY!

    (sorry)

    The BOB
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    The BOB

    So what you’re telling me is that he’s really 10% savior!

    MadScientist72
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    MadScientist72

    More like 1000%! razz

    The BOB
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    The BOB

    Good point, I hadn’t thought of it that way

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    Oh wow, I didn’t think of it like that but sure, that’s what I meant. smile

    MadScientist72
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    Thetallest81
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    not to mention he made a pretty good impression of a goalie last night too

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    With his jaw!

    SAVE BY CARLO! pic.twitter.com/E4Xj0iV5XD

    — Weekend at Bergy's (@weekendatbergys) November 4, 2016

    Thetallest81
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    cant see it…but i didnt realize it went off the head!?!

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    Softly off his jaw. He said he didn’t think about it while he was going through it. In the post-game, he said it didn’t really hurt.

    phonymahoney
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    phonymahoney

    That reminds me, I have a book to finish.

    the german hammer
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    the german hammer

    Oy! I just made myself read 3 chapters today. Chapter XIII ventured near interesting. I only have 82 pages to go!

    Thetallest81
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    Thetallest81

    that reminds me…i wanted to relay to you that my Mom gave up on Franny and Zooey by Salinger. You may consider adding it to your list.

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    How we all doin, what’s on tap for the weekend?

    I am OK. Enjoying my first omelet in a very long time.

    I want to FINALLY get over to the Lichtenstein exhibit nearby my house and I actually am going to apply for another job, an SAO I position in the College and Academic Counseling Unit here and my cover letter is not boring anymore for this job but it is ridiculous. I’m hoping a mentor I wrote to yesterday will get back to me today and put in her two cents.

    On the flip side, I’m going to talk to my vet also on Saturday about Mulder, cause man, he is seemingly going downhill fast. :/ He’s almost 19 so it’s not surprising but it’s kind of hard to see him slide into the Murphy’s Law side of life, you know.

    I’m not trying to be a downer here but it is what’s going on…

    To end, here’s a picture of me in my Halloween costume. The theme was Dystopian Future and I went as a resident of the Capitol. My damn sparkly green false eyelashes lasted all of 2 minutes when I finally got to the party. They were amazing.

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    Satan 81's Sister
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    Satan 81's Sister

    Sorry to hear about Mulder. sad

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    Thanks Sis. Mulder 2.0 has been active since July 2013, so I really can’t be too too upset. Every day he’s had past his surgery has been a gift.

    Satan 81's Sister
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    Satan 81's Sister

    You gave him a good life.

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    That cat’s spoiled. grin

    The London Bear
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    The London Bear

    I like the V For Vendetta backdrop. That was a good book/decent film.

    Good luck with the job application.

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    Thank you! If I even get an interview request, it’ll feel like fucking Christmas.

    phonymahoney
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    phonymahoney

    Sorry to hear about Mulder. Brutal.

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    Thanks, friend. smile

    Long-Winded Striped Mofo
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    Long-Winded Striped Mofo

    Am I right in remembering that Jagr doesn’t care for the shootout?

    Satan 81's Sister
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    Satan 81's Sister

    Does anyone?

    phonymahoney
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    phonymahoney

    Valid point.

    The BOB
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    The BOB

    Very correct. Only 10 shootout attempts for his career. My guess is they came on nights like last night where additional shooters were required.

    Satan 81's Sister
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    Satan 81's Sister

    You are a shootout encyclopedia.

    The BOB
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    The BOB

    Hockey-reference makes it very easy

    DrHandgrenaid
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    DrHandgrenaid

    Hypothetically, if a shootout were to make it past the 20th shooter without a resolution, can a coach repeat shooters, or does the goalie get to take a crack at it then?

    Or does everyone go home and never speak of this again?

    IntentionallyWidenberg
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    I’m pretty sure the coach can repeat shooters. But I would have been amused to see Zane out there shooting on Vasilevskiy

    Long-Winded Striped Mofo
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    Or does everyone go home and never speak of this again?

    This should be the case – with neither team getting a point. Like the game was never played. A refund to fans, as well.
    eek

    The BOB
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    The BOB

    Loop back around. NHL was even smart enough to let both teams loop at the same time, rather than letting one team go back to #1 while the other was stuck with #18 (assuming the first team lost a player to injury)

    DrHandgrenaid
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    DrHandgrenaid

    At that point, it would be better to switch to the international sudden death rules- allowed repeated shooters again and again (ala Oshie in Sochi) because at that point, everyone just would want this shit to be done with

    Satan 81's Sister
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    Satan 81's Sister

    Or just go rock, paper, scissors?

    Miss Muse
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    Miss Muse

    Or does everyone go home and never speak of this again?

    I will go to the NHL HQ myself and at the next rulemakers meeting suggest this be the standard operating procedure with regards to the shootout in general.

    BagelBruin
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    BagelBruin

    Yesterday I got out of class early and I was able to watch the tail end of the first period and the rest of the game. It was pleasant gift.

    Thetallest81
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    Thetallest81

    Morning all…what a crazy bizzaro-world game last night. Cubs win the world series and now …

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    Long-Winded Striped Mofo
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    Good Morning All!

    Mc Quaid as a food = knuckle sandwich.

    Remember when Marek Malik scored the behind the back, through the legs, top shelf goal in the 15th round a bunch of years ago? I didn’t think so. Afterward, Torts said he would be 14th in the shootout next time!

    Easy double last night, although late. Got home around 1.

    Only one game this weekend, so we may throw some plastic discs in the woods. Will head up to the new homestead on Sunday, most likely. Definitely if there is water in the river.

    I’m liking the double coffee idea.

    DrHandgrenaid
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    DrHandgrenaid

    Oh right, it was Malik, not Modin that did that!

    Satan 81's Sister
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    Satan 81's Sister