the liga weekly, 05.11

the liga guadalupe

This edition of the Liga Weekly is dedicated to one of the most-used words in the English language: “o.k.” Depending on inflection and context, it can have a number of different meanings or connotations. These shades of meaning can be lost when communicating across languages, but the general meaning of the word “o.k.” is almost universally understood; in fact, it has been assimilated as a “loan word” in a number of languages.

The word itself is not that old, but its exact origin is a matter of some debate. We will touch on two of the prevailing theories in this post, as part of an introduction to the new graphic for the 2011 Liga Guadalupe team, Elvis Ate America.

Oh, and also the numbers for the FAABulous prize$ for week 11.

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the sandbox paladins

the liga guadalupe

the liga retrospective: 2010 (pt. 4)

Part 3 of the retrospective introduced you to the Tlachiqueros: one of the most prestigious ranking systems in all of fantasy football. Again, congrats to the Tequila Whistlers for securing the title of Top Tlachiquero of 2010.

I now present to you the Sandbox Paladins—another ranking system that is, I believe, completely unique . . . albeit somewhat less prestigious in implication.

I’ll do my best to keep it succinct.

official flag of the sandbox paladins

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the liga weekly, vol. 4 no. 11

the liga guadalupe

We are through the bye weeks. The playoffs loom ominously in the near future. And it’s looking like the playoffs will provide me plenty of free time to work on the Liga Weekly . . .

I’ve already begun compiling some season-long statistics. I’ll try to get those up soon.

Without further delay: FAABulous prize$ for the Liga in week 11.

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