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GDT: Colorado @ New Jersey - 3/15/2012


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1. If you have 3 quarters, 4 dimes, and 4 pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.

2. The numbers '172' can be found on the back of the U.S. $5 dollar bill in the bushes at the base of the Lincoln Memorial.

3. President Kennedy was the fastest random speaker in the world with upwards of 350 words per minute.

4. In the average lifetime, a person will walk the equivalent of 5 times around the equator.

5. Odontophobia is the fear of teeth.

6. The 57 on Heinz ketchup bottles represents the number of varieties of pickles the company once had.

7. In the early days of the telephone, operators would pick up a call and use the phrase, "Well, are you there?". It wasn't until 1895 that someone suggested answering the phone with the phrase "number please?"

8. The surface area of an average-sized brick is 79 cm squared.

9. According to suicide statistics, Monday is the favored day for self-destruction.

10. Cats sleep 16 to 18 hours per day.

11. The most common name in the world is Mohammed.

12. It is believed that Shakespeare was 46 around the time that the King James Version of the Bible was written. In Psalms 46, the 46th word from the first word is shake and the 46th word from the last word is spear.

13. Karoke means "empty orchestra" in Japanese.

14. The Eisenhower interstate system requires that one mile in every five must be straight. These straight sections are usable as airstrips in times of war or other emergencies.

15. The first known contraceptive was crocodile dung, used by Egyptians in 2000 B.C.





Edited by NJCroMag
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Beware the Ides of March......

On the other hand, let's bounce back and get a win here

LET'S GO DEV-ILS!:clap: :clap: :clap:


Play to the end tonight guys, especially if it's close, the Avs had that last second (literally) buzzer-beater goal last night to force OT. FINISH IT IN REGULATION!

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Why does it seem that the Devils, Rangers and Islanders always play at the same time?

Why do the Rangers get broadcasted on their local channel if they are being televised nationally on NBC?

Why can’t MSG have a fvcking 3rd HD channel?

Why am I paying ridiculous HD fees to my cable provider just to end watching the Devils in sh!tty quality?

Why am I such a whiner?

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Why do the Rangers get broadcasted on their local channel if they are being televised nationally on NBC?
this is probably a contract thing, similar to why Giants and Jets games that are on NFL Network also appear on channel 9 or 11 or whatever. They have to blackout the NFL network broadcast in the teams' home markets and allow a local station to cover it. Goes back to the days when not everyone had cable or satellite and most used rabbit ears. In this case, not sure but I don't think the NBC Sports channel is blacked out at the same time, but they do apparently have the wrinkle that they have to allow the teams' own broadcast networks to cover the game as well for the local fans. btw...if it matters, Duchene likely in tonight for the Avs, Jiggy projected starting in goal, per nhl.com Edited by Legion15
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Guys, guys. If you have cablevision and HD try channel 414. That had the MSG+2 feed in HD throughout the season.

Same. Channel 73 also works (at least for me).

Anyway, GO DEVILS!

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