Posts Tagged ‘Slip ‘n Slide

15
Oct
09

Put On a Trojan and then Slip ‘n Slide

It’s not often that I come up with something positive to say about the USC Trojans, mainly because I just don’t care enough either way, but this clip from their practice Tuesday makes me happy. Here are assistant coaches Pat Ruel and Jethro Franklin going up against one another in an epic slip and slide contest on the very soggy practice field.

Looks like fun! Also, I always automatically root for someone named Jethro.

14
Sep
09

Almost Made It

This isn’t new — it’s from 2006 — but it is hilarious. What better way to start off a Monday than by enjoying some drunk LSU fans, a slip-‘n-slide and disaster?

05
Aug
08

Elvis Lives! Elvis Gets Wet! Elvis Gets Arrested!

Last night’s Cubs/Astros tilt was halted for a while thanks to tornado warnings and intense lightning storms. The grounds crew rushed the tarp out onto the field and within minutes the giant piece of plastic became an all-too-tempting slid n’ slide. We’ve seen some Rangers players this year unable to resist and go sliding, which apparently the security folk don’t mind, (I’d guess the players’ GMs do…) but apparently, if you’re just some normal dude who goes to Cubs games dressed up as Elvis, a classic baseball fan tradition–in fact I believe Abner Doubleday used to do it too, although at the time everyone thought he was kind of a dandy–the security and police folk take umbrage. It just doesn’t seem fair to me, after all, he is the King.

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