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  1. swiftaw

    The best player to wear each number

    I have an unhealthy obsession with jersey numbers (no idea why). As I can't sleep I decided to go through the numbers in my head to see if I could name who I thought was the best player associated with each number. (Generally if a player wore more than one number, I associated them only with the...
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    Adding external monitors to my iMac

    Since I am working from home a lot these days I need to dramatically increase my screen real-estate. I have a Late 2015 27" iMac 5K with the highest graphic card and I was thinking of buying 2 Dell U2720Q displays (3840x2160 each). The iMac has 2 Thunderbolt 2 ports with Mini DisplayPort output...
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    UEFA Champions League - Last 16

    The draw: Schalke v Man City Atletico Madrid v Juventus Man Utd v PSG Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund Lyon v Barcelona Roma v Porto Ajax v Real Madrid Liverpool v Bayern Munich Atletico vs Juve, and Liverpool vs Bayern should be fun.
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    Attending a Golf Tournament

    My wife and her sister got tickets to the PGA championship this year. Since I nor they nor anyone else we know have been to a golf tournament before I thought I would turn here for any advice that people would have about attending a golf tournament.
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    WORLD CUP EDITION - dirtynine's Digest - The Thread for Kits

    England officially launched their world cup kits today, and they are a vast improvement on the vapor template they were using before.
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    Intel CPU Design Flaw: Fix will cause performance hit

    So apparently a fundamental design flaw in Intel CPUs has been discovered. The bug has security implications, so operating systems are going to have to be patched to deal with that. Those fixes could cause performance hits of as much as 30%. Intel chips from the past 10 years could be impacted...
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    MLB At Bat App on iPhone

    I thought there was a thread about the At Bat app somewhere but couldn't find it. Anyway did anyone install the new version of this app yet? Does it suck as much for you as for me. I now get big popup ads all the time, and the Gameday feature seems to be buggy, it no longer displays an...
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    12/5 Weekend Thread

    Man City down 2-0 inside 20 minutes to Stoke, Shaqiri creating both goals.
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    Example of games with horrible/excellent strike zones

    Hi,   I am looking for a little assistance.  I'm trying to find a few recent (2013 or 2014) examples of games in which the strike zone (called balls and strikes) was particularly horrible. Conversely, I'm trying to find examples where the home plate umpire did very well at calling balls and...
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    SoSH Fantasy EPL 2014-2015 - LET'S GET IT ON!

    The Fantasy Premier League ( has launched it's 2014/15 season.