[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VII-30] This hat is made for dancing!

My most iconic use of the hard hat when I was at UNL and Northwestern was the crazy dancing that I did to the band’s music at basketball, volleyball, and football games.

However, after graduating from Northwestern, that tradition of hard hats and dancing did not proceed to UW-Stout, as I figured that it was probably better to have a more professional decorum at the games. Granted, I still got involved in cheering, but was a little more subdued than when I was a student.

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VII-27] SAKA

Another long day for me today with nonstop fun:

  • Drove to the Twin Cities for services, which included a recognition of Rabbi Allen’s upcoming retirement
    • Lots of good speakers, I was happy to see some of my TC friends, and it was just overall a nice return to that synagogue after a month’s hiatus
  • Back at home, went 3-0 in a Pokemon Lost Thunder pre-release
  • Watched the Nebraska and Northwestern football games on DVR, successfully having avoided spoilers for both games
    • Enjoyed Chicago-style hot dogs (without mustard or relish) while watching, as well as doing a bunch of ironing of clothes

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VII-6] Fight! (Part 2 of 3)


Wow, it’s been a long time since I have done a video blog post! But, as I suggested in my last post in this sequence, I would sing all of my schools’ fight songs.

Additionally, I have shirts and/or hats that I’ll wear as I sing said songs.

Let’s start with my high school fight song! In this and all cases, if there’s a call-and-response, spelling, or other participatory part at the end, the song usually repeats, but to save some time here, I’ll ignore the repeat. Additionally, I will attempt to “a-cappella” the instrumental parts.

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