Eight Months for the Wrong Shoes

Here is the video we discussed in episode 71.
ESPN’s Dan LeBatard unboxing his Big Baller Brand shoes. Eight months to get his $1000 order and they didn’t even send him the right shoes.

Our Top 10 Tragically Hip Songs

In episode 67 following up on our recent crossover with the guys at the Semi Intellectual Musings Podcast we decided to reveal our top 10 Tragically Hip songs.  Josh had a lot of trouble compiling his list and didn’t even put the songs in order.

Josh (in album order)

New Orleans is sinking
Blow at High Dough
38 Years Old
Boots or Hearts
Little Bones
Three Pistols
Locked in the trunk of a car
Wheat Kings
700 foot ceiling
Fireworks

Skip
1- Bobcaygeon
2- Highway Girl (LIVE)
3- Three Pistols
4- Blow at High Dough
5- Little Bones
6- Nautical Disaster
7- Ahead by a Century
8- Wheat Kings
9- Gift Shop
10- Grace Too


 

 

 

 

Rules of Roommates

Friend of the show Joseph DeBenedictis is one of the producers of this great show called Rules of Roommates. The long awaited fourth episode has finally been released staring none other than Josh!

 

Our Top 5 Baseball Movies

As we mentioned in episode 52, here are our top 5 baseball movies.

Josh:
Bull_Durham_film_poster.jpg1- Bull Durham

“Don’t try to strike everybody out. Strikeouts are boring! Besides that, they’re fascist. Throw some ground balls – it’s more democratic”

 

for-love-of-the-game-movie-poster-1999-1020190882.jpg2- For love of the game

Billy: “I’ve lost 134 times” Jane: “You count them” Billy: “We count everything”

 

Moneyball_Poster.jpg3- Moneyball

“I hate losing more than I love winning.”

 

The_Rookie.jpg

4- The Rookie

“You know what we get to do today Brooks?  We get to play baseball”

 

Fever_Pitch_US.jpg5- Fever Pitch

“Well, Dwight Evans parked a couple of homers, the Sox won, and by day’s end poor Ben had become one of God’s most pathetic creatures: a Red Sox fan. ”

Others: A league of their own, 42, 61*, Major League, The Fan, Trouble with the curve

Skip:
Bull_Durham_film_poster.jpg1- Bull Durham

“You just got lesson number one, don’t think, it can only hurt the ball club”

 

Field_of_Dreams_poster.jpg2- Field of Dreams

“Is this heaven? … No Its Iowa”

 

movieposter.jpg3- The Sandlot

“You’re killing me Smalls”

 

nat.jpg4- The Natural

” it took me 16 years to get here. You play me, and you’ll get the best I’ve got.”

 

60021965.jpg5- Rookie of the year

” Hey! Your Mom’s got a pretty good arm! I haven’t seen the floater pitch since Scruffy McGee! ”

 

Others: Eight Men Out, 61*, Fever Pitch, A league of their own, Trouble with the curve

Skip’s Vacation Pics

As promised in episode 52, here are some pics of Skip’s vacation is beautiful Banff Alberta.

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“Tip That Cap” by Annakin Slayd – Tribute to Tim Raines

“Tip That Cap” by Annakin Slayd – Tribute to Tim Raines