GA Russell

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About GA Russell

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  • Birthday November 05

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  1. 2019 #CFL season

    As promised... 2019 Grey Cup Winnipeg 33....Hamilton 12 https://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/cfl-grey-cup-winnipeg-blue-bombers-hamilton-tiger-cats-107-1.5371689 https://stats.cbc.ca/football/cfl/recap/80490 https://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/cfl-grey-cup-winnipeg-blue-bombers-hamilton-tiger-cats-key-moments-1.5371807 https://www.cfl.ca/games/2646/hamilton-tiger-cats-vs-winnipeg-blue-bombers/#/preview https://www.cfl.ca/games/2646/hamilton-tiger-cats-vs-winnipeg-blue-bombers#/boxscore https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/24/game-capsule-all-scoring-plays-from-107th-grey-cup/ https://www.cfl.ca/thewaggle#188 https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/blue-bombers-grey-cup-winnipeg-airport-1.5372696 https://3downnation.com/2019/11/27/the-bombers-won-the-drought-is-done/ https://3downnation.com/2019/11/29/a-sea-of-blue-and-gold-and-a-little-grey/ Justin Medlock tied the Grey Cup record with six field goals. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/24/medlock-ties-grey-cup-record-six-made-field-goals/ The Bombers are taking orders for Grey Cup Champions merchandise. https://www.thebomberstore.com https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/03/never-early-start-holiday-shopping/ Grey Cup Plays of the Week https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/25/thiadric-brings-the-thunder-in-the-timber-mart-plays-of-the-week/ Take a look at this. https://3downnation.com/2019/12/01/bombers-fan-drinks-28-year-old-beer-to-celebrate-grey-cup-victory/ ***** 12/04 checking down https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/04/checking-eyes-coaches/ ***** Jason Maas has agreed to be Sask's new offensive coordinator. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/06/riders-name-jason-maas-offensive-coordinator/ https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/07/maas-want-opportunity-coach-one-day/ https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/sask-roughriders-edmonton-head-coach-1.5386734 https://3downnation.com/2019/11/29/none-of-riders-assistant-coaches-under-contract-beyond-2019/ https://3downnation.com/2019/12/05/riders-finalizing-contract-with-jason-maas-as-saskatchewans-offensive-coordinator/ https://pifflespodcast.com/blog/riders-hire-jason-maas-as-new-offensive-coordinator ***** Jamie Nye has drawn up an all-star team of pending free agents. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/06/selecting-2019-cfl-free-agent-team/ ***** Paul LaPolice has agreed to become Ottawa's next head coach. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/07/report-reports-redblacks-name-lapolice-head-coach/ https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/paul-lapolice-ottawa-redblacks-1.5388492 https://3downnation.com/2019/11/27/redblacks-lions-ask-permission-to-interview-bombers-paul-lapolice/ https://3downnation.com/2019/11/30/five-reasons-why-the-redblacks-coaching-vacancy-is-appealing/ ***** Flutie Flakes are back! https://3downnation.com/2019/12/04/start-your-day-right-with-fresh-flutie-flakes/
  2. Ray Charles - Pure Genius: The Complete Atlantic Recordings, 1952-1959 (7 CDs) - $19.44 + $7.17 https://www.amazon.com/Pure-Genius-Complete-Recordings-1952-1959/dp/B007TLCU2Y/
  3. Jimmy McGriff & Richard Groove Holmes 1975

    I remember reading an interview with the drummer. He said that his arms ached because he had to play so loud to be heard next to the organs. Maybe Frankie Dunlop?
  4. New Art Pepper releases by Laurie Pepper

    Have a Beautiful Blue Christmas track 43 https://artpepper.bandcamp.com/album/unreleased-art-pepper-vol-6-blues-for-the-fisherman
  5. 2019 #CFL season

    BC has hired Rick Campbell to be their new head coach. https://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/bc-lions-new-head-coach-rick-campbell-cfl-1.5381323 https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/02/lions-officially-name-rick-campbell-head-coach/ https://www.cfl.ca/2019/12/02/rick-campbell-introduced-as-lions-new-coach/ https://3downnation.com/2019/12/02/lions-expected-to-name-rick-campbell-head-coach/ https://3downnation.com/2019/12/02/rick-campbell-is-the-safe-hire-but-hes-also-the-right-one-for-the-lions/ ***** 2019 season wrap-up https://doorfliesopen.com/2019/11/28/cfl-beat-110/ https://firstdownsportspodcast.com/2019/11/27/fds-cfl-is-this-it/ https://pifflespodcast.com/blog/2019-rider-season-grades https://3downnation.com/2019/12/01/green-cast-its-business-time/
  6. The "used - very good" set of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker (2 CDs) is down to $3.84 + $3.99. https://www.amazon.com/Original-Quartet-Chet-Baker-2-CD/dp/B000007TFR/
  7. 101 Stax (101 tracks on 5 CDs) - $7.95 https://www.hamiltonbook.com/101-stax-compact-disc
  8. CONTEST: 2019 GREY CUP

    Brooks, I spent the fourth quarter knowing that if either team scored a field goal or a touchdown, I would win! Oh, well.
  9. 2019 #CFL season

    I promise I will put up Grey Cup and Vanier Cup links very soon. In the meantime, let's look at this week's news. The Eskimos fired Jason Maas. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/27/esks-part-ways-head-coach-jason-maas/ https://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/edmonton-eskimos-jason-maas-cfl-1.5375146 https://3downnation.com/2019/11/27/eskimos-gm-brock-sunderland-provides-reasons-for-decision-to-fire-jason-maas/ https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/27/sunderland-on-letting-maas-go-we-underachieved-as-a-team/ ***** The 2019 CFL All-Star team was announced. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/27/stars-aligned-2019-cfl-stars-unveiled/ https://3downnation.com/2019/11/27/hey-now-2019-cfl-all-stars/ ***** The Arena Football League ceased operations, and filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. https://3downnation.com/2019/11/28/arena-football-league-ceases-operations-files-for-bankruptcy/ ***** The XFL denied the Eskimos permission to interview Jaime Elizondo for its head coach position. https://3downnation.com/2019/11/28/xfl-denies-eskimos-permission-to-interview-jaime-elizondo/ ***** The league produced its complete list of pending free agents. https://www.cfl.ca/fa20/ https://3downnation.com/2019/11/28/comprehensive-pending-2020-cfl-free-agent-list/ https://3downnation.com/2019/11/30/three-free-agents-every-cfl-team-must-re-sign/ https://3downnation.com/2019/11/28/the-edmonton-eskimos-potential-2020-free-agent-list/ ***** Rob Maver has retired. https://3downnation.com/2019/11/28/calgary-stampeders-canadian-punter-rob-maver-retires/ https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/28/punter-rob-maver-retires-10-cfl-seasons/ ***** Many thousands attended the Bombers' parade. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/blue-bombers-parade-livestream-winnipeg-1.5373522 https://3downnation.com/2019/11/29/a-sea-of-blue-and-gold-and-a-little-grey/ ***** The Argos released James Wilder, Jr., as per his request. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/25/argos-grant-wilder-jrs-request-release/ https://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/james-wilder-jr-granted-release-request-cfl-1.5372953 ***** The Stampeders cut Dexter McCoil. There must be an unreported story there. https://www.cfl.ca/2019/11/25/stamps-add-three-canadians-release-mccoil/ ***** The XFL will use a ball with a unique grip, and with X's on the noses rather than circles. https://www.xfl.com/en-US/articles/football-official-release
  10. CONTEST: 2019 GREY CUP

    Thanks Jeff! Ken, please tell us when your prize arrives, and what you spend it on!
  11. Bargain Audio Equipment

    Spin-Clean Record Washer MKII Complete Kit - $59.99 (25% off) https://www.amazon.com/Spin-Clean-Record-Washer-MKII-Complete/dp/B002UKSZUU ***** Denon DP-400 Semi-Automatic Analog Turntable with Speed Auto Sensor | Specially Designed Curved Tonearm | Supports 33 1/3. 45, 78 RPM (Vintage) Speeds | Modern Looks, Superior Audio - $399.00 (20% off) https://www.amazon.com/Denon-Semi-Automatic-Turntable-Specially-Designed/dp/B07HCGYQ5K ***** Denon AVR-X3500H Receiver (2018 Model) - 8 HDMI Input/3 Output & Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC), HDR10, 3D video support | Super High Power, 7.2 Channel 4K Ultra HD Video | Dolby Surround Sound - $549.00 (45% OFF) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07FMRD1RV
  12. Preferred Streaming Service for Jazz

    Does anyone remember the name of the website with about 12 jazz channels? I wonder if it is still up.
  13. Bargain Audio Equipment

    SanDisk 8GB Clip Sport MP3 Player - $29.99 https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1029866-REG/sandisk_sdmx24_008g_a46k_8gb_clip_sport_mp3.html (Ends midnight eastern tonight.)
  14. John, the New Orleans radio stations of my youth abstained from songs of liberal politics. So A Change is Gonna Come, Eve of Destruction, Abraham, Martin & John and Society's Child did not see the light of day there.
  15. Bargain Audio Equipment

    Sony SSCS5 3-Way 3-Driver Bookshelf Speaker System (Pair) - Black - $73.00 (51% off) https://www.amazon.com/Sony-SSCS5-3-Driver-Bookshelf-Speaker/dp/B00O8YLMVA