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General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby Sammy Sofa » Sun Mar 20, 2016 1:28 pm

This is the megathread where people can generally talk about the Chicago Cubs. Some say it is the best thread to generally chit-chat Cubs baseball on the internet.
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Postby wvcbxl » Sun Mar 20, 2016 1:35 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:Some say it is the best thread ...


already.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Sun Mar 20, 2016 3:52 pm

The Cubs are my favorite baseball team. How about you guys?
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Postby philosophizer75 » Sun Mar 20, 2016 4:01 pm

You know, I've given it some thought, and I've come to the conclusion that yeah, I like the Cubs more than any other baseball team.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby bcl412 » Sun Mar 20, 2016 5:48 pm

I'm in on the cubs liking sentiment.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby rawaction » Sun Mar 20, 2016 6:39 pm

So, if/when the Cubs make the World Series......who in the Chicagoland area is going to let me sleep on their couch for a week when I'm not camping out on Waveland Avenue?
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby Hairyducked Idiot » Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:22 pm

Ding Dong Johnson wrote:The Cubs are my favorite baseball team. How about you guys?


I still wish I was a Cardinals fan, but I'm not.
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Postby Brian » Mon Mar 21, 2016 2:25 am

ready to get this season started, but that's been true since December.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby David » Mon Mar 21, 2016 2:32 am

Sammy Sofa wrote:This is the megathread where people can generally talk about the Chicago Cubs. Some say it is the best thread to generally chit-chat Cubs baseball on the internet.


generalcubschit-chat.com?
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Postby Derwood » Mon Mar 21, 2016 2:33 am

gccc.com, or gcc.com?
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Postby DiceMan4221 » Mon Mar 21, 2016 4:33 am

Who else here has a Cubs tat?
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Postby biittner77 » Mon Mar 21, 2016 12:22 pm

I actually watched almost an entire spring training game without falling asleep. Cubs fever.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby Pushfrog98 » Mon Mar 21, 2016 12:38 pm

I used to not be a Cubs fan, then I turned 5.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby CubinNY » Mon Mar 21, 2016 1:13 pm

DiceMan4221 wrote:Who else here has a Cubs tat?

I don't have a tattoo of any kind, but if I did it would not be a a Cubs tattoo.
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Postby DiceMan4221 » Mon Mar 21, 2016 4:56 pm

CubinNY wrote:
DiceMan4221 wrote:Who else here has a Cubs tat?

I don't have a tattoo of any kind, but if I did it would not be a a Cubs tattoo.

I only have one tattoo. Never regretted it. What would your (horrendous) non-Cubs choice be?
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby jersey cubs fan » Mon Mar 21, 2016 4:57 pm

if I ever got a tattoo it would be of a person making better life choices
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby CubinNY » Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:38 pm

jersey cubs fan wrote:if I ever got a tattoo it would be of a person making better life choices

A person walking past a tattoo parlor. Love it.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby CubinNY » Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:43 pm

DiceMan4221 wrote:
CubinNY wrote:
DiceMan4221 wrote:Who else here has a Cubs tat?

I don't have a tattoo of any kind, but if I did it would not be a a Cubs tattoo.

I only have one tattoo. Never regretted it. What would your (horrendous) non-Cubs choice be?

I don't think I would get one, but if I did it would be ; in a location not public. I like what that symbolizes.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby biittner77 » Mon Mar 21, 2016 6:33 pm

jersey cubs fan wrote:if I ever got a tattoo it would be of a person making better life choices


Get your blood type tattooed on you somewhere in case you're badly injured somehow.
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snoodmonger wrote:Schwarber dong was as swaggy a dong as you're gonna see, fellas. If he'd dropped the bat cleanly, it would've jumped up and flipped itself.

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Postby Northsider » Tue Mar 22, 2016 12:26 am

DiceMan4221 wrote:
CubinNY wrote:
DiceMan4221 wrote:Who else here has a Cubs tat?

I don't have a tattoo of any kind, but if I did it would not be a a Cubs tattoo.

I only have one tattoo. Never regretted it. What would your (horrendous) non-Cubs choice be?


My brother and I have made a sort of pact about that. Neither of us will get a tattoo unless struck by lightning, we survive, and the lightning leaves Lichtenberg figures (fancy non-permanent 'scars'), in which case we get a tattoo of the pattern left by the lightning strike. Something like that ought be memorialized.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby SouthSideRyan » Tue Mar 22, 2016 12:32 am

That is very specific.

Apropos of nothing, if anybody knows a woman named Carol they'd like to set me up with that'd be great.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby jumbo » Tue Mar 22, 2016 1:52 am

DiceMan4221 wrote:
CubinNY wrote:
DiceMan4221 wrote:Who else here has a Cubs tat?

I don't have a tattoo of any kind, but if I did it would not be a a Cubs tattoo.

I only have one tattoo. Never regretted it. What would your (horrendous) non-Cubs choice be?


The only thing I would get tattooed on me is this crazy Soundgarden Picasso-ish t-shirt I got at a concert.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby CyHawk_Cub » Tue Mar 22, 2016 3:20 am

SouthSideRyan wrote:That is very specific.

Apropos of nothing, if anybody knows a woman named Carol they'd like to set me up with that'd be great.


:waves: Jessica for me, please.
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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby biittner77 » Tue Mar 22, 2016 12:27 pm

SouthSideRyan wrote:That is very specific.

Apropos of nothing, if anybody knows a woman named Carol they'd like to set me up with that'd be great.


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Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Postby UMFan83 » Tue Mar 22, 2016 1:50 pm

So Trump's latest comments about the Cubs/Ricketts are basically an admission that he has no dirt on the Cubs and that he just talks (or tweets) out of his ass right?

TRUMP: Look, they are spending vicious … I don’t even know these people. Those Ricketts. I actually said they ought to focus on the Chicago Cubs and, you know, stop playing around. They spent millions of dollars fighting me in Florida. And out of 68 counties, I won 66. I won by 20 points, almost 20 points. Against, everybody thought he was a popular sitting senator. I had $38 million dollars spent on me in Florida over a short period of time. $38 million. And, you know, the Ricketts, I don’t even know these people.

HIATT: So, what does it mean, “They better watch out”?

TRUMP: Well, it means that I’ll start spending on them. I’ll start taking ads telling them all what a rotten job they’re doing with the Chicago Cubs. I mean, they are spending on me. I mean, so am I allowed to say that? I’ll start doing ads about their baseball team. That it’s not properly run or that they haven’t done a good job in the brokerage business lately.
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