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  • September 20, 2000
    Stayed up awfully late last night

    Stayed up awfully late last night... Olympic Basketball. . .not to offend any of our Italian readers . . . but. . .yipes. . . .the US team is pretty darn good. . .i dont watch all that much basketball. . . being from Buffalo . . . we lost our Basketball team . . .the Braves . . . years and years ago. . .so we never grew up too into the basketball thing. . . (we were too busy cheering on OJ back then). . . .OK. . . see . . . it was pretty obvious the Italian team didnt stand much of a chance . . . so i began to drift off to sleep. . .man. . . . i cant for the life of me believe how much sneaker squeakin goes on in a basketball game. . . i started to feel like i was losing my grip . . . maybe because i was trying to drift into sleep. . .Im not sure why i never noticed it before . . . but. . . i think basketball would be more pleasant to watch if they traded those squeaky sneakers for say a nice pair of sandals or some ballet shoes . . . or . . . lets go the other way and maybe try to accentuate the noise by putting one team in tap shoes and the other in wooden clogs . . . hope youre enjoying the games. . . .and good luck to all of the athletes bustin their asses to fulfill their dreams. . . . .and. . .Welcome to the Daily Goo. . . Episode 82. . .grab a javelin and come on in. . .

    OK . . . the skydiving photos are in. . . . click on picture 1 for a couple of photos of Robby and Johnnys big jump from 2.5 miles up over the desert in Perris Valley, CA . . .on the left. . . .Johnny leaving the door of the airplane. . .55 seconds of free fall. . .and on the left. . . Robby during that very same 55 second free fall . . . wow . . .we will have more photos from the big jump going into the gallery soon. . . .we will let you know when they get added. . . .oh . . . and boatloads of thanks to the dudes strapped to our backs . . . yall really have to try this . . . just amazing. . .

    Cartoons cartoons cartoons. . . .oh yhea were gettin em by the truckful. . .click on picture 2 to see todays 2 qualifiers . . . on the left. . .a submission by Lauren Andrews of Studio City, CA . . . and on the right. . . a drawing by Desra Gallagher of Chico CA. . . .these 2 talented folk have qualified to have their designs entered in the Daily Goo Cartoon contest. . . .the winning design will be used for a Daily Goo T-shirt and the winning arteest will receive an autographed Fender Stratocaster courtesy of your pals here at the Daily Goo. . . .you can send in your submissions with your name address as a file through our Write the Goos page . . . or . . . use the US mail and send your drawings to. . .

    The Daily Goo

    PO Box 8742

    Universal City, CA

    91618-8742

    Happy Birthday wishes abundantly spread amongst the following. . . .Annie Sellers, Anthony Coleman, Dorothy McNenney, Elizabeth WIlhelm, Ian Haire, Irina Ianculescu, Jules Gross, Kim Presley, Lorin Kicklighter, Melissa Fishbaugh, Moni Butler, Nicole Garner, Ryan Martinez, Shannon Sigley, Sheila Farres, Stephanie Captain, Tasha Faulkner, Tiffany Hetzel and Vanessa Smith. .Happy beleted birthday to Kat Charles. . .

    And thats it gang . . .dont forget about the monthly contest. . . click on the enter button for details. . . a Daily Goo Quickie coming up sooooon. . .super super super soon. . . .(hint). . . so stay tuned for that. . .big show in Boston on the 23rd. . . Mixfest at Suffolk Downs. . .hope you can join us for that. . . .we will fill you in if you cant. . . .oh a quick footnote . . . because of the number of bands on this bill, USA Harvest will not be collecting at this performance . . . and I think thats it. . .

    Have a cool day . . . leave your pennies by the register. . .and. . .dont be a dork. . . . .see ya in the morning. . .

    love

    goo

Goo Goo Dolls's picture
on September 20, 2000 - 12:00am

Stayed up awfully late last night... Olympic Basketball. . .not to offend any of our Italian readers . . . but. . .yipes. . . .the US team is pretty darn good. . .i dont watch all that much basketball. . . being from Buffalo . . . we lost our Basketball team . . .the Braves . . . years and years ago. . .so we never grew up too into the basketball thing. . . (we were too busy cheering on OJ back then). . . .OK. . . see . . . it was pretty obvious the Italian team didnt stand much of a chance . . . so i began to drift off to sleep. . .man. . . . i cant for the life of me believe how much sneaker squeakin goes on in a basketball game. . . i started to feel like i was losing my grip . . . maybe because i was trying to drift into sleep. . .Im not sure why i never noticed it before . . . but. . . i think basketball would be more pleasant to watch if they traded those squeaky sneakers for say a nice pair of sandals or some ballet shoes . . . or . . . lets go the other way and maybe try to accentuate the noise by putting one team in tap shoes and the other in wooden clogs . . . hope youre enjoying the games. . . .and good luck to all of the athletes bustin their asses to fulfill their dreams. . . . .and. . .Welcome to the Daily Goo. . . Episode 82. . .grab a javelin and come on in. . .

OK . . . the skydiving photos are in. . . . click on picture 1 for a couple of photos of Robby and Johnnys big jump from 2.5 miles up over the desert in Perris Valley, CA . . .on the left. . . .Johnny leaving the door of the airplane. . .55 seconds of free fall. . .and on the left. . . Robby during that very same 55 second free fall . . . wow . . .we will have more photos from the big jump going into the gallery soon. . . .we will let you know when they get added. . . .oh . . . and boatloads of thanks to the dudes strapped to our backs . . . yall really have to try this . . . just amazing. . .

Cartoons cartoons cartoons. . . .oh yhea were gettin em by the truckful. . .click on picture 2 to see todays 2 qualifiers . . . on the left. . .a submission by Lauren Andrews of Studio City, CA . . . and on the right. . . a drawing by Desra Gallagher of Chico CA. . . .these 2 talented folk have qualified to have their designs entered in the Daily Goo Cartoon contest. . . .the winning design will be used for a Daily Goo T-shirt and the winning arteest will receive an autographed Fender Stratocaster courtesy of your pals here at the Daily Goo. . . .you can send in your submissions with your name address as a file through our Write the Goos page . . . or . . . use the US mail and send your drawings to. . .

The Daily Goo

PO Box 8742

Universal City, CA

91618-8742

Happy Birthday wishes abundantly spread amongst the following. . . .Annie Sellers, Anthony Coleman, Dorothy McNenney, Elizabeth WIlhelm, Ian Haire, Irina Ianculescu, Jules Gross, Kim Presley, Lorin Kicklighter, Melissa Fishbaugh, Moni Butler, Nicole Garner, Ryan Martinez, Shannon Sigley, Sheila Farres, Stephanie Captain, Tasha Faulkner, Tiffany Hetzel and Vanessa Smith. .Happy beleted birthday to Kat Charles. . .

And thats it gang . . .dont forget about the monthly contest. . . click on the enter button for details. . . a Daily Goo Quickie coming up sooooon. . .super super super soon. . . .(hint). . . so stay tuned for that. . .big show in Boston on the 23rd. . . Mixfest at Suffolk Downs. . .hope you can join us for that. . . .we will fill you in if you cant. . . .oh a quick footnote . . . because of the number of bands on this bill, USA Harvest will not be collecting at this performance . . . and I think thats it. . .

Have a cool day . . . leave your pennies by the register. . .and. . .dont be a dork. . . . .see ya in the morning. . .

love

goo

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