GDB 71.0: "OIL" BARONS V. THE JETS

Jason Gregor
March 17 2011 12:51PM

This is the theme song for a 60's TV show called The Baron starring someone or other called Steve Forrest. I thought it was relevant given that Oilers fans will be treated to a different Baron Show for the remainder of the season - the Oklahoma City Barons, dressed up in Oilers silks.

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DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE: EDITION XI

Jason Gregor
March 16 2011 05:01PM

"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder," is actually a paraphrase of the following statement:

"Remember how in that communion only, beholding beauty with the eye of the mind, he will be enabled to bring forth, not images of beauty, but realities (for he has hold not of an image but of a reality), and bringing forth and nourishing true virtue to become the friend of God and be immortal, if mortal man may."

Plato, the Greek philosopher and mathmatician, uttered the statement many years ago, and it is clear the paraphrased version holds true today; especially when it comes to hockey fans/media/people discussing the virtues of players.

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PHOTOSHOP WINNER AND NFL TALK

Wanye
March 16 2011 12:28PM

Winner winner chicken dinner! After a heart pounding race to the finish line we have our inaugural Photoshop Contest Champion.

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The Nuge

Lowetide
March 15 2011 08:27PM

This draft season has waited a long time for a leader to emerge. That moment is here. Finally. The "future" plays down the QE2.

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TAYLOR HALL: IT SUCKS

Robin Brownlee
March 15 2011 05:00PM

Taylor Hall was talking about the ankle injury that ended his rookie season, but he just as easily could have been talking about the sad-sack fortunes and the crap-for-luck injuries the already woefully undermanned Edmonton Oilers have endured during the 2010-11 campaign.

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