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Taylor Swift Curse

Postby IanMoran on Wed Jul 03, 2013 4:10 pm

I know I'm the one bringing it up by talking about it now, but anyone else getting annoyed by hearing / seeing this?

That was in 2009. 37 players played for the Pens that year... Only 9 still remain (Sid, Geno, Kunitz, Dupuis, Letang, Orpik, MAF, DJ, Engo). How is it a "shock" / "curse" that 4 random guys are gone. (Especially when none of them were top 6 f or top 4 d)
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Crankshaft on Wed Jul 03, 2013 4:14 pm

huh?
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby penny lane on Wed Jul 03, 2013 4:21 pm

IanMoran wrote:I know I'm the one bringing it up by talking about it now, but anyone else getting annoyed by hearing / seeing this?

That was in 2009. 37 players played for the Pens that year... Only 9 still remain (Sid, Geno, Kunitz, Dupuis, Letang, Orpik, MAF, DJ, Engo). How is it a "shock" / "curse" that 4 random guys are gone. (Especially when none of them were top 6 f or top 4 d)

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*needed the visual*

She will be in Pittsburgh over the weekend; as if we needed the extra sweetness.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby DontToewsMeBro on Wed Jul 03, 2013 4:26 pm

penny lane wrote:
IanMoran wrote:I know I'm the one bringing it up by talking about it now, but anyone else getting annoyed by hearing / seeing this?

That was in 2009. 37 players played for the Pens that year... Only 9 still remain (Sid, Geno, Kunitz, Dupuis, Letang, Orpik, MAF, DJ, Engo). How is it a "shock" / "curse" that 4 random guys are gone. (Especially when none of them were top 6 f or top 4 d)

Image
*needed the visual*

She will be in Pittsburgh over the weekend; as if we needed the extra sweetness.


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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby pcm on Wed Jul 03, 2013 4:39 pm

And Blysma.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Sarcastic on Wed Jul 03, 2013 5:04 pm

pcm wrote:And Blysma.


lol.. Blysma
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby pugilist13 on Wed Jul 03, 2013 5:48 pm

She would look so sexy in a Niskanen jersey.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby JS© on Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:35 pm

IanMoran wrote:I know I'm the one bringing it up by talking about it now, but anyone else getting annoyed by hearing / seeing this?


it was because the Swift Curse originally started in early 2011 (less than a year and a half after her appearance at Mellon) after Goligoski was trade for Neal and Niskanen. A few months later, Talbot signed with the Flyers.

I got the joke when it was still in a 2 year window, but 4 years later is a bit much.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby no name on Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:48 pm

pugilist13 wrote:She would look so sexy in a Niskanen jersey.


On some weird level this is creepy.

I am going to assume there is a possibility if it was a player you disapproved of she would look less sexy??
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Old Used Pylon on Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:30 pm

From some of her tweets over the weekend, I would guess Katie O'Malley won't be doing Penguins radio tomorrow morning. Another victim!!
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby FreeCandy44 on Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:33 pm

JS© wrote:
IanMoran wrote:I know I'm the one bringing it up by talking about it now, but anyone else getting annoyed by hearing / seeing this?


it was because the Swift Curse originally started in early 2011 (less than a year and a half after her appearance at Mellon) after Goligoski was trade for Neal and Niskanen. A few months later, Talbot signed with the Flyers.

I got the joke when it was still in a 2 year window, but 4 years later is a bit much.

I can simply answer this. The dj's Mikey and Big Bob the people who mentioned said topic and picture aren't talented.

That is all...
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Azkar on Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:34 am

She put on a pretty good show. I was there. :pop:
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Idoit40fans on Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:39 am

She is pretty unattractive. By any standards, whether it be hollywood, Pittsburgh, Butler, the hills have eyes, food camp...whatever. Just a weird looking creature.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby GSdrums87 on Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:41 am

Idoit40fans wrote:She is pretty unattractive. By any standards, whether it be hollywood, Pittsburgh, Butler, the hills have eyes, food camp...whatever. Just a weird looking creature.

:lol:
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Azkar on Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:42 am

Idoit40fans wrote:She is pretty unattractive. By any standards, whether it be hollywood, Pittsburgh, Butler, the hills have eyes, food camp...whatever. Just a weird looking creature.


That's just like, your opinion man.

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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby GSdrums87 on Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:45 am

Azkar wrote:
Idoit40fans wrote:She is pretty unattractive. By any standards, whether it be hollywood, Pittsburgh, Butler, the hills have eyes, food camp...whatever. Just a weird looking creature.


That's just like, your opinion man.

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I'd say she falls between both of you. Not stunning by any means, but with proper light refraction to the face, she's not too bad.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Azkar on Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:50 am

I concur.

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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby MarioLives on Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:15 am

She is sexy
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Beveridge on Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:15 am

She can curse me anytime.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Factorial on Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:32 am

I'd like to see the woman you guys get.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby GSdrums87 on Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:38 am

Oh, my argument is from a purely celebrity standpoint. She's just not as hot as everyone makes her out to be.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Idoit40fans on Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:13 am

I think I made it clear that it was not from a celebrity standpoint for me. I don't think she is attractive at all. Strange looking though, sure.
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby Rylan on Tue Jul 09, 2013 11:14 am

So has she written a song about how all 4 left yet?
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby IntangibleBeer on Tue Jul 09, 2013 12:24 pm

Wow. :roll: You can tell the off-season is here. :face:
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Re: Taylor Swift Curse

Postby CERV96 on Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:56 pm

Factorial wrote:I'd like to see the woman you guys get.
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