Big day for the Boys of goo yesterday. . . Mike completed his team triathlon yesterday in Malibu . . . an impressive 5th place for the team. . . congrats to them. . .run forest !!!!!. . . and Robby and John went skydiving with some friends over Perris, CA . . . just wild . . . 2.5 miles up . . . 2.5 miles down . . . we're still in one . . . well . . . two pieces we'll have some photos of both these events up on the site in upcoming weeks. . .
We're working on getting some live, real time chats going over the next couple of months . . . keep you filled in on that . . . uhm . . . oh yhea. . . Before they were Rock Stars. . on VH1. . . 3:00 PM today . . . if you get a chance check it out. . .and once again . . . rummaging through some old boxes of photos . . . ran into this snapshot (click on picture 1). . .this is taken in the late 80s. . . I'm guessing 89 maybe 90. . . at a defunct bar in Buffalo, NY called the Hell Club . . . there's actually a bootleg of this floating around somewhere . . . all we seem to remember is the hang drop ceiling coming down at the end. . .and having to replace some drums and guitars when the whole thing ended in true Buffalo NY style . . . meaning about 4 am lying amongst a bunch of broken gear. . . .lots of fun. . . .
And . . . click on picture 2 to check out 2 new submissions to the Daily Goo Cartoon contest . . . on the left. . . a cartoon by Tony Siracuse of Omaha, NE . . . he sends this letter. . .
Please, Please, Please -- put this cartoon up on your website as a daily qualifier. My sister Sylvia is such a huge fan of the Goo-Goo Dolls, it would make her go bannanas.
Well Tony make sure you pick up the peels. . . . and on the right . . . from Kris Olakowski of Justice IL. . .and that's the straight poop on that. . .thanks for sendin' in all of the drawings . . . even if you're not chosen as a qualifier . . . trust us. . .were enjoying all of 'em. . . .and really appreciate the work y'all have been putting into this whole thing . . . it's pretty exciting . . . you can send us your contributions as a file through our Write the Goos page . . . or by U.S. mail to the following address. . . .
The Daily Goo
PO Box 8742
Universal City, CA
And remember . . . all artwork and letters sent to the Daily Goo become property of the Daily Goo and may be reproduced for public use . . . got it? . . .good . . . ok . . . mi mi mi mi. . .
Happy Birthday to you, you belong in a zoo. . . blah blah blah. . . children are so cruel. . . happy birthday wishes going out to Amanda Harris, Becki Bower, Brittnie Greenhalgh, Cara Sears, Casey Shelton, Charlie Farrell, Gaerr Dela Cruz, John Davis, Katie Murray, Marcia Strauss, Mary Kathryn Brantley, Mel Zoller, Nicholas Carroll, Rachel Johansen, Sam Lambert, Sarah Christensen and Suzanne Weintraub. . .
And off comes the uniform . . . punchcard punched . . .and we're off the clock baby . . . the Daily rests . . .hey . . . don't forget about the Monthly Contest. . . .click on the entry button for details. . . .a Daily Goo Quickie comin' up soon. . . .and. . . .for God sakes . . . if you plan on jumpin' out of a plane . . . make sure ya got a chute . . . ok? . . man . . trust us . . . that's some pretty solid advice . . . hope you have a great day . . .see you in the morning. . . . . .
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