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Very bizarre tailgate today.

Discussion in 'CU Gameday Fan Network' started by sackman, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    First off, it was kind of a late arriving crowd. But that's not what made it weird.

    It's probably right around 2:00 or 2:15-ish. I'm there, Dio is there, I think Greg and his brother are there, and maybe Hugegroove. A lady walks up and says "Which one of you is sackman". I say "I am". She hands me a little gift bag. Being the genius I am, I immediately put two and two together and realize that this is the same lady who dropped off a bucket of Clark Bars last year. I try my best to get a name out of her. She says "just read the note". I'm like "Oh, C'MON, give us SOMETHING!". "Just read the note", she says, and walks away. So I read the note, which I'll relay later. Perhaps I'll scan/post it. Maybe I'll just leave it up to the folks who came to the tailgate, who all read the note. In any event, this was the same lady who brought the Clark bars last year. She is a member of this board, but we don't have much more to go on. But get this - she made us an allbuffs.com banner. It's sweet. So we eventually hang it up, and about 10 minutes after we hang it up, who would walk by but Mike Bohn himself.

    Mike Bohn tailgate.jpg

    Check out Greg's shirt. He's the one on the left. This was epic. Mike was very gracious, and we didn't hassle him at all.
     
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  2. Sexton Hardcastle

    Sexton Hardcastle Club Member Club Member

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    I bet you squealed like a little girl when Bohn walked by. :lol:
     
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  3. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Nice. Go Buffs.
     
  4. Sexton Hardcastle

    Sexton Hardcastle Club Member Club Member

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    I keed sackman. I keed. Great Pic.
     
  5. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    And big thanks to lady annonymous who made us the killer banner! I'll scotch guard that bad boy to keep it safe from the elements, per your instructions.
     
  6. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    GIA's shirt FTW!

    Safe drive back, buddy!
     
  7. Hugegroove

    Hugegroove Club Member Club Member

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    Sacky, was that the only picture or was that the only picture that turned out OK?
     
  8. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    Awww, SNAP! Great to see the AllBuffs banner, Sacky. I tell you, the chance to meet you guys has me really wanting to see if I can make an escape for of all games, Iowa State.

    And now I get to live with listening to Greg brag about Mike seeing his shirt...hope you guys aren't screaming, "C'MON ICE CREAM!" to much today.
     
  9. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    Here are my pics:

    Banner going up:
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    Some with Bohn
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  10. DesertDawg526

    DesertDawg526 Resident Dawg Club Member

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    Can't make out what Greg's shirt is saying or showing a picture of... Care to enlighten us?
     
  11. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King Club Member

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  12. AlferdJasper

    AlferdJasper Well-Known Member

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    If Greg posts on this thread, I will rep him just for that. Allsome!

    Hilarious that Bohn saw it.
    Did he ask where he could get one?
     
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    [video=youtube;9jyCfRHumHU]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jyCfRHumHU[/video]

    At the 30 second mark.

    Sacky don't eat meat, but he sure likes The Bohn.

    Great pictures, Sacky--wish I could have been there. I like the developing intrigue as well.
     
  14. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    such a solid gaiter. Funniest thing was probably Sacky trying to force chili on everyone within 50 yards. I'm surprised he let bohn out of his sight without a sales pitch.

    Btw, ****ing amazing chili. Looking forward to drinking the rest of that gin next week.
     
  15. Sexton Hardcastle

    Sexton Hardcastle Club Member Club Member

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    where did you guys tailgate? are you next to the math building?
     
  17. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    I really, really did NOT want to take all that chili home. I think I did a pretty good job of convincing people that they really NEEDED to have a bowl. :lol:

    I did try to force some down Mike Bohn's gullett, but he made some excuse about going somewhere else to eat and blah, blah, blah...

    I'll keep the gin safe for next week. Along with the mountain of fritos (I think I may have overdone it a bit on the fritos) and the half bottle of Malibu rum.
     
  18. wsp4820

    wsp4820 Sally Club Member Junta Member

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    People call me sissy, but let it be known I have never, and will never, bring Malibu to a tailgate party.
     
  19. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    So did Bohn say anything about GIA's shirt?
     
  20. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    No. He was very political. Saying stuff like "you guys run a great tailgate", etc. I'm certain he saw the t-shirt. He couldn't miss it. In fact, I think GIA and Bohn spoke to each other briefly. No way Bohn could have missed the shirt.
     
  21. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    That's Farrand Hall behind us.
     
  22. ladyblaise

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    the shirt is epic. i want one.
     
  23. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Are you 100% certain the banner isn't infested with lice and small pox?




    Seriously...cool gesture.
     
  24. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    LB, search for the THujone MS Paint thread and there is alink to the site where you can order one of those shirts. That's where GiA got his. I just need to get off my arse and order one too. Apparently THujone runs that biz too, and as he is based here in Austin, GiA got his the next day. So, being in the Metroplex I'm willing to bet you'd be able to get one (and maybe one for UBT) by at least two days if not faster.
     
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  25. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    I'll get to one of these this year - Hawaii was Yom Kippur, UGA was in Scottsdale helping my oldest kiddo find an apt., Baylor back in Scottsdale moving her in. Did watch both games at the Saddle Ranch with other alums, it was pretty fun.
     
  26. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    LOL...the Malibu was my girlfriend's...and the pineapple juice. She left it for anyone else who wanted to "enjoy" it. There were a mountain of frito's left fo sho.

    Thanks to the person who brought the PBR...I had a couple "cheap beers". It was also nice to meet Dio and Greg in Austin. I meet at least one new poster each tailgate I attend. I sat with Dio and had some decent football discussion throughout the game. Thanks for getting the tickets!

    The chili was pretty darn good too! Thanks! It reminds me (and this is a HUGE compliment because I love it) of Wendy's chili.

    Sorry for jetting off so quickly...but my girlfriend's daughter wanted to see the stadium and watch the cheerleaders, since she is a varsity cheerleader in HS. She now is hooked and wants to be a Colorado Buffalo! GO BUFFS!
     
  28. GregInArlington

    GregInArlington Well-Known Member

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    The tailgate was great, nice to meet all of you guys. I was a little dissappointed i didn't get to see BCS throw up on anyone however...

    I finally made it back to my place last night - that drive takes forver. I will post more pictures once my internet is back working (I come home to no cable or internet for some reason, Time Warner sucks...)

    I really thought we were gonna win that game...........
     
  29. The Guest

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    Baylor? At home?

    Have you lost your damn mind?
     
  30. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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    Was Bohn on his way getting a burrito?
     

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