Jon's Article Archive
Jon - 10/07/2012
It's October 1 and I'm sitting here watching the Bears intercept a Tony Romo pass for the fifth time tonight, essentially ending my fantasy football chances for the week. It's hard to be in a good mood
Wonders of Wayne: The Top Five Waynes that I can think of
Jon - 05/28/2007
All Wayne all the time
Last Comment: Jeremy - 06/12/2007 @ 04:36:22 PM - I despise Keith Hernandez, but then again this is neither the time, nor the place.
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The Debate: Part 4
Jon - 11/10/2005
A while back, Page 3 was home to a debate about which sport was better -- football, or baseball. And while it aroused intense feelings on both sides (too intense at times), the debate was always lacking
Last Comment: icbeast - 01/02/2006 @ 12:19:04 AM - I'm looking for some of my preseason Packer's comments and am having some difficulty because the Page3 search feature is worthless, and anyway I have...
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Hardly Identical Twins
Jon - 10/05/2004
Sometimes it's fun to step into the WayBack machine and look at how things have changed (or stayed the same). Just over a year ago, I wrote a little article about the Minnesota Twins and why you should
Last Comment: icbeast - 10/07/2004 @ 06:06:07 PM - I HATE THE YANKEES!!!!
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Jeremy, Matt, Jon, and Sarah - 04/12/2004
Once again the Page 3 staffers found themselves at Opening Day at the HHH Metrodome. This time however, rather than the first game at the dome being in August the first game of the Twins season was at
Last Comment: Sarah - 09/30/2018 @ 05:31:40 PM - Joe if this is it, what a career. But I hope it isn't...
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Worst Ideas in Sports
Jon - 01/24/2004
After reading the title, you may think that this article deals with things like the XFL, the glow puck, and televised professional golf.
Last Comment: Scott - 07/16/2012 @ 08:51:17 AM - http://www.jsonline.com/sports/stupid-is-as-sports-does-4d64ilf-162539086.html Add this to your list of stupid sports ideas....
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Cheer for the Minnesota Twins Today
Jon - 09/29/2003
The Major League baseball playoff picture is basically set and the postseason games will begin soon. If your favorite team happened to make it in this year, congratulations. Many of you, however, need
Last Comment: Jeremy - 10/02/2003 @ 12:04:00 AM - Radke was indeed born in the same city as Page 3 and oddly enough he was actually conceived on top of the webserver.
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Our Butler Encounter
Jon, and Sarah - 08/02/2003
Last Comment: Jeremy - 08/31/2015 @ 10:32:54 PM - The doc file of Jon's interview transcript with 2 lines in it seems to have gone missing over the years, but really I think it's almost funnier as a 404...
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Reflections on a Semester
Jon - 02/10/2003
When I finally got some
time to relax after first semester, I decided to take some time and gather
some thoughts on the term. Below are a few of these thoughts. They're not
Last Comment: Scott Matson - 09/01/2003 @ 06:49:15 PM - I feel that the "Take your pants and leave" comment hits close to home. (or should I say close to camp)
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Spring and Sports: Part II
Jon - 07/07/2002
wasn't in the greatest mood earlier, so I decided to use some of the
energy I had to write an article for Page 3.
Last Comment: Scott - 09/12/2003 @ 03:11:37 PM - yeah, baseball still rules. I don't care what any one else says.
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The Science Museum Debacle
Jon - 06/13/2002
I'm out of school for the summer and have a fair amount of free time on my
hands. That being the case, I was excited about tagging along on a
field trip to the Science Museum of Minnesota
My Krispy Kreme Adventure
Jon - 04/02/2002
started out just over two years ago on a bus trip to Virginia. At
some point on the trip, my brother pointed out a Krispy Kreme doughnut
shop and commented on their popularity.
Spring and Sports: Part I
Jon - 03/09/2002
I love Spring. I simply love it. The sun comes out of hibernation, the snow begins to melt, and we are reminded that the color green does, in fact, exist. Spring even has its own smell, and I love