Links I Like – Trick Bartending

7 09 2010

Have you ever noticed when you’re at a restaurant and the waiter thinks he’s all tight and tries to pour your water from like 3 feet above your glass, but is spilling everywhere and failing to fill your glass even halfway? But then when you get the waiter who has just mastered the transfer of water from pitcher to glass, it just looks downright impressive?

That’s kind of a feeling that came over me tonight. My roommate was pouring water out of our Brita pitcher into his cup and kept going higher and higher to see how far he could go while keeping his accuracy/still looking tight while doing it (yeah I’m looking at you, AJ). It made me think to myself, “hmm… I guarantee that there’s a competition out there for stylish beverage pouring.”

And wouldn’t you know, after a quick check on YouTube… holy snap.

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Links I Like – Nyjer Morgan Goes Loco

3 09 2010

Four things have gotten the Nationals in the sports headlines this year:

  1. Stephen Strasburg was called up to the majors.
  2. Stephen Strasburg needs Tommy John surgery 2 1/2 months later.
  3. The Washington Nationals continue their trend of being straight up awful.
  4. Nyjer Morgan goes ape s*** in some way, shape or form.

The latter of those four has been a subject of daily baseball talk for the past week it seems.

There’s really no other way to say it but Nyjer Morgan has straight up lost his mind.

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