You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #1: So those are CHILDHOOD memories for you???? Gawd, am I ever OLD!!! [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
pink-o Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-01-08 06:27 PM
Response to Original message
1. So those are CHILDHOOD memories for you???? Gawd, am I ever OLD!!!
..But seriously, I was having the same sense of Deja Vu. I too wanted Golden State to get a little farther in the playoffs (Do you remember the year they swept the Utah Jazz?) and I thought TMC coulda been like the "Showtime" Lakers (it was bitterly disappointing for Mitch Richmond to make those heinous homophobic remarks a few years ago!).

When the Celtics played the Lakers in the mid-eighties, my friend and I used to invite all the guys over and make piles of nachos. They'd bring their own beer (we're chicks, we drank Chardonnay at the time) and it was just a blast. The wives didn't want anything to do with it, their loss! Magic, Worthy, Kareem, et al were just amazing! But when you watched Bird, McHale, and Parrish and their completely different style you just had to shake your head.

I think the NBA has gone really downhill since then. So here's hoping a little old-school will bring back the spark!
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC