My Non-trivial World Cup 2006 Predictions
June 06, 2006

If my math is right...

Group A: Costa Rica, Ecuador, Germany, Poland
Group B: England, Paraguay, Sweden, Trinidad & Tobago
Group C: Argentina, Ivory Coast, Netherlands, Serbia & Montenegro
Group D: Angola, Iran, Mexico, Portugal
Group E: Czech Republic, Ghana, Italy, United States
Group F: Australia, Brazil, Croatia, Japan
Group G: France, South Korea, Switzerland, Togo
Group H: Saudi Arabia, Spain, Tunisia, Ukraine

Second Round

Germany v England (I hope not.)
Argentina v Mexico
Sweden v Poland
Portugal v Netherlands
Czech Republic v Croatia
France v Ukraine
Brazil v Italy (Dayumn!)
Spain v South Korea

Quarterfinals

Germany v Argentina (Oh FTW?)
Czech Republic v France
Sweden v Netherlands
Brazil v Spain

Semi-finals

Argentina v France
Netherlands v Brazil

Third Place

France v Netherlands

Final

Argentina v Brazil

Champions: Brazil
Runner-up: Argentina
3rd place: Netherlands
4th place: France
Top scorer: Ronaldinho (Brazil)

And since Malaysia is nowhere to be seen and the USA is still calling the game soccer, I'm all up for the Three Lions. Here's one up for yer lads; though I was hoping to find the actual Baddiel and Skinner video. This piece was originally written for Euro 96, then redone for France 98. It's coming home...





Trima Kasey Wisconsin
June 04, 2006

Yeargh. I'm done with school.

On another note, here are some pictures from our gig at the Midwest Games Night 2006 (kamera Pak Andak):

Zapin Pantun Budi

Sweet Home Chicago & Smoke on the Water

First time merasa dressing room beb. Caya sama lu!



Photography by Azalia Suhaimi

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