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Declaration of Sandwichpendence

e hold these truths to be self-evident, that all Wiches are created delicious, but some Wiches are created more delicious than others, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Condiments, that among these are Cole Slaw, Spicy Mayo, and the pursuit of Happiness. Yes: after six months and one day of competition, … Continue reading

The Tournament Heats Up

This is an exciting time, and as a major tournament moves on to its next phase, the international community watches with bated breath. Intense competition, thrilling comebacks, stunning knockouts, refereeing scandals — it’s all there. I’m talking, of course, about the 2010 Which Wich Tournament. In case you’re not aware, the Which Wich Tournament is … Continue reading

Which Wich Wednesday

Which Wich is a restaurant franchise whose D’Iberville branch has become a favorite lunchtime hangout for the GCCDS. They offer 51 customizable sandwiches, which you order by filling out details on a brown paper sandwich bag. Last year, my colleagues James and Britton completed their goal of eating all 51 sandwiches. The next step was … Continue reading

Where’s Rob?

Where’s Rob? Improv Everywhere, as their mission states, “causes scenes of chaos and joy in public places.” They’ve created some very funny moments, such as Frozen Grand Central and Food Court Musical, but Where’s Rob is one of their funniest — and most heartwarming — yet.

Team Frenchy French

Since my previous venture into sports-related speculation earned me a handsome $6 profit (I later lost $5 on Albert Pujols in the Home Run Derby, bringing my all-time net earnings to $1), I had no qualms about dropping a Hamilton-Jackson double whammy on this year’s fantasy football league. Now, before my 2-0 record has a … Continue reading

2 Years of Southern Live Oak

Southern Live Oak began life as “Design.Build.Learn.Repeat” with this post on August 23, 2007. Since then, visitors to the blog have arrived for a variety of reasons. Many seem to have found this post while searching for pictures of judo. On June 3, the death of David Carradine brought a surge in visitors to my … Continue reading

Ultimate Freedom

‘Cause the flag still stands for freedom, and they can’t take that away. This is the ultimate disc for ultimate frisbee. It is properly thrown accompanied by the fearsome call of the bald eagle. CAAWWW! You need to buy this immediately. The world standard for the sport of Ultimate, and the official disc of the … Continue reading