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Take a look, incredible really. The St. Petersberg Times article recaps the story. As it turns out, the umpire was a replacement ump. What I found funny was the fact that there International League’s umpires are striking, and…

“Chris Hubler, a regular International League crew chief, said in an e-mail to the Times that Young had previously handled himself in a “respectful, professional manner,” and the quality of the replacement’s work could have been part of the problem.”

Nobody likes a scab.

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1 Kanye West – Heard em Say
2 Jose Gonzalez – Heartbeats
3 Lou Barlow – Home
4 Calexico & Iron and Wine – 16, Maybe more
5 Aqueduct – Softcore Days, Hardcore Nights
6 The new pornographers- These are the fables
7 Bloc Party – Always new depths
8 Damian Marley – There for You
9 Clap your Hads say yeah – The skin of my yellow country teeth / In this home on ice
10 Coldplay – Fix you
11 Spoon – They Never Got You
12 M83 – Lower your eyelids to die with the sun
13 Quasimoto – Closer (Quasimoto be gettin more ass than toilet paper is THE sickest line EVER!)
14 British Sea Power – Please Stand Up
15 Feist – Mushaboom
16 Fall Out Boy – Of all the gin joints in all the world
17 Broken Social Scene – Hotel / Handjob for the holidays
18 Danger Doom – Bizzy Box
19 The Mountain Goats – This Year
20 Ben Lee – Catch My Disease

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Top 50 albums of 2005

1 Sufjan stevens – Illinoise
2 Calexico & Iron and Wine – In the Reins
3 Jose Gonzalez – Veneer
4 Pelican – The fire in our throats will beckon the thaw
5 Spoon – Gimme fiction
6 Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Self titled*
7 Feist – Let it die
8 Kanye West – Late registration**
9 Bloc Party – Silent alarm
10 Broken Social Scene – Self titled
11 The New Pornographers – Twin cinema
12 The Clientele – Strange geometry
13 Super Furry Animals – Love kraft
14 Danger Doom – The Mouse and the Mask
15 Animal Collective – Feels
16 Death Cab for Cutie – Plans
17 Damian “Jr Gong” Marley – Welcome to Jamrock***
18 Fall Out Boy – Under the cork tree…****
19 Gorillaz – Demon days
20 Jack johnson – In between dreams
21 Queens of the stone age – Lullabies to paralyze
22 Sigur Ros – Takk
23 Hot Hot Heat – Elevator
24 Coldplay – X & Y
25 Deerhoof – The runners four
26 Common – Be
27 The Go! Team – Thunder, Lightning, Strike
28 M83 – Before the Dawn Heals Us
29 Bright Eyes – I’m wide awake, It’s morning
30 Lou Barlow – Emoh
31 Franz Ferdinand – You could have it so much better
32 Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Howl
33 Neil Diamond – 12 SOngs
34 Sleater-Kinney – In the woods
35 The Decemberists – Picaresque
36 Vashti Bunyan – Lookaftering
37 British Sea Power – Open season
38 the game – Documentary
39 quasimoto – The further adventures of Lord Quas
40 wolf parade – Apologies to the Queen Mary
41 frank black – Honeycomb
42 Beck – Guerro
43 Ben Folds – Songs for Silverman
44 Antony & the Johnsons – I am a bird now
45 Stars – Set yourself on fire
46 Beanie Siegel – The B. Coming
47 Ben Lee – Awake is the new sleep
48 Iron and Wine – Woman king
49 Nada Surf – The weight is a gift
50 Blackalicious – The craft

* More hooks than a rednecks tacklebox
** George Bush does not like black people
*** Bomboclat!!!
**** Yes I like Fall Out Boy. No I do not read Bop or Teen Beat. Yes I think Aaron Carter is a sad little boy.

Looking at this now, I would like to add Mates of State’s Bring it Back and Teenage Fanclub’s Man-Made, and place them somewhere around 12 and 10.

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