Paging all cheeseheads! - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Community > General Chit Chat > Paging all cheeseheads!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-15-2006, 05:49 PM   #1
Fiery Sword
 
Fiery Sword's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Oct 2006
Revere, MA, Massachusetts
Posts: 908
Liked 4 Times on 3 Posts



So what do we think about this Sunday's Patriots/Packers matchup? Where are all the Brett apologists?!!?!?

Anyone willing to wager some homebrew? There is no way the Pats lose.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 05:55 PM   #2
the_bird
10th-Level Beer Nerd
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
the_bird's Avatar
Recipes 
 
May 2006
Adams, MA
Posts: 20,889
Liked 528 Times on 424 Posts


I forgot about this....

Walker-san and I had a wager on the Pats-Bengals game. He lost, so he sent me three homebrews, I sent him one (I netted two). He also had to change his avatar to Tom Brady on the cover of GQ for a week, and change his sig to "Boy, the_Bird's a genius, and I'm a friggin' idiot..."

Lots of fun. There's an old thread "The Wager" with the specifics.

I'm taking bets on this game, as well - and Todd_K and other Bears fans - your turn is NEXT!
__________________
Come join Yankee Ingenuity!

"I'm kind of toasted. But I looked at my watch and it's only 6:30 so I can't stop drinking yet." - Yooper's Bob
"Brown eye finally recovered after the abuse it endured in Ptown last weekend, but it took almost a full week." - Paulie
"no, he just doesn't speak 'stupid'. i, however, am fluent...." - motobrewer
"... I'll go both ways." - Melana

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 07:29 PM   #3
Wolf
 
Wolf's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Jan 2006
Racine, WI
Posts: 575
Liked 3 Times on 2 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by Fiery Sword
So what do we think about this Sunday's Patriots/Packers matchup? Where are all the Brett apologists?!!?!?

Anyone willing to wager some homebrew? There is no way the Pats lose.
Apologize for what? Any problem the Pack has had this year hasn't been at QB.
Porous secondary? Check.
Receiving Corps decimated by injury? Check.
Bubba Franks can't catch? Check.
Quarterback? Rock Solid.

Yeah, the Patsies probably will win this weekend, they're a better team than this years Pack, no question. Then again the Jets should have been a pushover, too.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 07:34 PM   #4
Cheesefood
Recipes 
 
Jul 2005
Poo-Poo Land
Posts: 6,748
Liked 41 Times on 29 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by the_bird
I'm taking bets on this game, as well - and Todd_K and other Bears fans - your turn is NEXT!
I'll take some of that Bears action. What do you got for when the Bears demolish Peter Brady's offense?
__________________
Past Winners: Caramel Cream Ale #1, Hoegaarden Clone, Boom-Boom Vanilla Ale, Lazy Monk Abbey Style, Amarillo Cream Ale. (AG),

Buy a shirt now!!! Please! Did I help you? Buya shirt!
Cool Shirts.



 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 07:35 PM   #5
Fiery Sword
 
Fiery Sword's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Oct 2006
Revere, MA, Massachusetts
Posts: 908
Liked 4 Times on 3 Posts


c'mon, twolf! what kind of reaction am i going to get pointing out that the secondary is as lose as a taco bell stool?? it's old man brett that's holding you back big picture and you know it. <evil grin>

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 08:08 PM   #6
sause
Steel Comma Ale & Lagery
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
sause's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Oct 2004
Menomonee Falls WI
Posts: 1,866
Liked 18 Times on 13 Posts


Wow it takes a strong man to wager some home brew the week that they play a below 500 team as opposed to the last three weeks when they played a team above 500 or next week. Way to go out on a limb. I don't partake in these deals because I don't bottle. My weak answer for your weak stipulation.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Strange Brewer
Had some Bud Light analyzed once. They told me my dog had diabetes... And was pregnant

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 08:22 PM   #7
todd_k
 
todd_k's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Jan 2006
Posts: 2,636
Liked 29 Times on 28 Posts


Dude's rant will begin in 5, 4, 3, 2, 1......

Regarding the Bears-Pats game, again, I will bet, but not this week. With my luck the entire offense would get hurt this week and I wouldn't get to take any of bird's beer from him.
Besides, I don't think I want to risk mailing my Hop Rod Rye clone.... you may get a very wet package and an empty bottle.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 08:41 PM   #8
Fiery Sword
 
Fiery Sword's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Oct 2006
Revere, MA, Massachusetts
Posts: 908
Liked 4 Times on 3 Posts


sause has never hear of odds, aparently. regardless, wasn't it once impossible for the away team to win @ lambeau? what happened?

<this was more meant as unfinished business from some favre bashing.>

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 08:49 PM   #9
the_bird
10th-Level Beer Nerd
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
the_bird's Avatar
Recipes 
 
May 2006
Adams, MA
Posts: 20,889
Liked 528 Times on 424 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by sause
Wow it takes a strong man to wager some home brew the week that they play a below 500 team as opposed to the last three weeks when they played a team above 500 or next week. Way to go out on a limb. I don't partake in these deals because I don't bottle. My weak answer for your weak stipulation.
I'm hoping this comment wasn't sent in my direction, because I took the Pats straight-up against the Bengals when they were six point underdogs.
__________________
Come join Yankee Ingenuity!

"I'm kind of toasted. But I looked at my watch and it's only 6:30 so I can't stop drinking yet." - Yooper's Bob
"Brown eye finally recovered after the abuse it endured in Ptown last weekend, but it took almost a full week." - Paulie
"no, he just doesn't speak 'stupid'. i, however, am fluent...." - motobrewer
"... I'll go both ways." - Melana

 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2006, 09:42 PM   #10
sause
Steel Comma Ale & Lagery
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
sause's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Oct 2004
Menomonee Falls WI
Posts: 1,866
Liked 18 Times on 13 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by the_bird
I'm hoping this comment wasn't sent in my direction, because I took the Pats straight-up against the Bengals when they were six point underdogs.
No, I applaud any one who takes a fair wager, but to only pipe up when your team has an obvious advantage is typical of fair weather fans. It's like I only bet on Notre Dame when they play Navy, or Florida when they play Kentucky. Wimps, odds or not. And you didn't try to provoke random people in to betting by bashing one of their players. I just hate when a "fan" starts talking when they are playing a worse team. But when they have a good chance to lose they don't say sh*t. It just makes me mad.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Strange Brewer
Had some Bud Light analyzed once. They told me my dog had diabetes... And was pregnant

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Paging AHS rep...AHS Belgian NoŽl... Beernewb General Beer Discussion 4 10-26-2008 04:36 AM
Paging Ed Wort... one more question please KD5LEF Winemaking Forum 14 04-28-2008 08:20 PM
Cheeseheads, keep an eye out for cheap beer. McKBrew General Chit Chat 1 04-08-2008 06:40 PM
Those crazy Cheeseheads rdwj General Chit Chat 1 01-18-2008 06:06 PM
Paging Arkansans! sudbuster General Beer Discussion 8 08-22-2007 03:15 AM


Forum Jump