We’re Done with August! Everything’s Great! Except…

Okay folks, I have some good news and some bad news. Good news first, cause that’s how I roll.

College Football starts this weekend. That’s right. We’re done with the dog (ahem) days of summer, pretty much the worst time of year for sports. JCMJ sums it up gloriously:

But the long wait is over now. Pretty much every weekend is covered through February thanks to football and college basketball, and that February pause is only a minor speed bump to the glory of March Madness. The days of trying to choose between the MLS and Pro Volleyball are behind you. more…

Now for some bad news. I got a message this morning from my TV listings provider saying that getting me Canadian TV listings isn’t a matter of just flipping a switch. My rep is apologetic and is hustling to get the data to me as soon as possible, but RUWTbot might be delaying his invasion for a week or so. I’ll let you know as soon as I know more. Lame.

3 Responses to “We’re Done with August! Everything’s Great! Except…”

  1. bones says:

    ah, football… can’t wait!

    Here’s a video for ya in the meanwhile: http://www.withleather.com/post.phtml?pk=3723
    I don’t really understand the point of steeplechase. Is it for the folks who can’t cut it in the normal running events?

  2. Mark says:

    rough! man, that’s an mxc or ninja warrior quality wipeout right there. the commentary adds a nice touch too…

    i’ve never gotten it either. i would say that it’s pointless since everyone clears it every time, but i think #344 would disagree with me.

  3. […] neighbors to the North. RUWTbot had hoped to launch his invasion of Canada on Labor Day, but there were delays from my TV Listings dealer provider. The updated ETA from my pusher provider was today, so […]

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