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"Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. His hands can't hit what his eyes can't see. Now you see me, now you don't. George thinks he will, but I know he won't."            - Muhammad Ali
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* * * THE OFFICIAL TOP 7 LIST * * *  

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Context:  Creating an NHL Dream Team - LINK

   1. "Offensively, Spezza's propensity to make behind-the-back passes to nobody makes him such a big offensive black hole that he could swallow up the entire cast of Futurama and Leonard Nimoy." - Redwing (2008 Zing Tourney Champion) 

   

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     2.  Left blank in honour of one of FN's foremost Zingers, the Emperor rstowe - famous for his Forfeited Turn and bconngemini Zings. The Emperor departed the FanNation today following the Live Feed debacle. He will be missed.

Reproduced here: the Emperor's Ultimate Forfeited Turn Zing:

" Instead of 'Forfeited Turn', the forfeited argument should read:

- I'm a lazy bum who, after starting a TD, was either getting my butt handed to me, was making no sense, my dog ate my keyboard or some other really lame excuse (talk to TFo, he's good at making up lame excuses) for not making my argument. I apologise to my opponent who took their time and effort for this TD, and to all other members of Fannation who, even though I know I was right, are forced to vote for my opponent, because, as we all know, you never vote for someone who forfeited an argument (weekends not included)."
 

 

 And, for old times sake, a bconngemini Zing:

"The idea of other countries being better than the US in something makes his inbred, racist, xenophobic body ache."

              

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Context: The Bruins chances of winning the Eastern Conference- LINK

   3. "Yeah? Almost?? ALMOST? Big Deal! Fizz ALMOST got to second base with a woman, still doesn't make him any less of a virgin" - LGP

 

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Context: Redwing challenges a Newbie's ideas about the Colt's coaching staff - LINK

   4. "It would be a worse idea than coating yourself in chocolate sauce and walking into an Overeaters Anonymous meeting." - Redwing19

                                   

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Context: MadMaxTalbot debates the point scoring system in hockey - LINK

  5. What took so long to post an argument? did you need to read the next chapter of your book? - MadMaxTalbot

  

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Context: The Bruins chances of winning the Eastern Conference- LINK

   6.  NHL goaltending can be as fickle as a junior high cheerleader, particularly in the Playoffs - LGP

 

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Context: Barry Bonds vs. Ken GriffeyJr - LINK

  7.  "Newbies are like a box of chocolates ... you never know what you're going to get!" - Foosball

   

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Season 2 runs January 13 - May 15. 

Top 7 lists will be published every Tuesday and Thursday.  Recaps will be published every Sunday.

Submissions always welcome: Group message board can be found HERE

 

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