Don't be fooled, the seats are all red, they just put t-shirts over all of them before the game.

711 Words About BMO Field

  I attended the Argos’ first regular season game at new BMO field on June 23rd, 2016 and here’s my rant. The Shipyard (A for effort, C+ for execution) This was the official (non-tailgate) pre-game party  It was virtually impossible to purchase beer from the bartenders whom ostensibly couldn’t handle making change.  Even more difficult was…

"Deed I is, me ol' cock! And long may yer big jib draw!"

A Hoser’s Review of the 103rd Grey Cup

It took two solid weeks to recover from the 103rd Edition of the Grand National Drunk and longer still to put fingers to keyboard.  I’m late, so what?  Dock my pay! Thursday The first actions of the trip were to collect the rental car and purchase some rocket fuel for the weekend.  What did I see on…

The only time it's acceptable to share with a Rider fan.

I Survived the 103rd Grey Cup

Finally feeling normal again after a party weekend worthy of a Nation Lampoon’s movie.  Some time it was in River City this year!  I tip my mask to the Grey Cup Committee and festival organizers.  It was a very well run show from the minute I deplaned all the way to boarding the flight home. A…

What's worse, running out of beer or finding out that the Beer Store is closed?

The Hoser’s Guide to the 103rd Grey Cup

Canadian Christmas is back and with it, by popular demand, the 103rd edition of the Hoser’s Guide to Grey Cup!  So grab a beer ‘eh and settle in for this year’s lesson. Introduction By using this guide to chart a course across the frozen tundra of Winterpeg, Manisnowba, you will be taken through every important watering hole Grey Cup…

It doesn't matter how expensive they are, Torontonians eventually get sick of their toys.

The Last Ever Football Game at SkyDome

I haven’t heard any mention of it but tonight’s Bombers v Argos tilt is likely the last ever football game that will be played at SkyDome (I’ll never accept Rogers Centre). The Argos will finish third, meaning no home playoff game. Next year’s Grey Cup (and all the ones after that in TO) will be…

Pat Tracey won't be the last.

Caution Rolling Heads Coming

The sword has finally fallen and Pat Tracey is mercifully no longer the Special Teams Coordinator of the Blue Bumblers.  Why was his decapitation delayed for so long?  Most likely because Tracey was the position coach for both O’Shea and Kyle Walters in University.  It’s always easier to look the other way then do what needs to be…

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Die Hard Bomber Fans Throwing in the Towel

Several of you let me know how you were feeling following Sunday’s implosion.  It wasn’t pretty. I’m sick of looking forward to a game, only to turn the channel after 10 minutes of play.  I don’t plan on altering my schedule based upon a game,  hosting any bomber parties / or attending one due to the…