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Jay’s Plays Music – Ominous Seapods at the Haunt, Ithaca, Scary Good Volumes 1 and 2

We interrupt this sports site for a musical announcement. My life as a music lawyer has intervened, happily, and I releaased the next two recordings in the Jay’s Plays series. This batch is Ominous Seapods, and it starts with two shows from the Haunt in Ithaca, New York. Both are master DAT soundboard recordings of live shows, from 11-19-95 and 1-18-95...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 12 Predictions and Bettor’s Guide

Ernesto keeps gobbling up wins like Americans gobble dry stringy turkey on Thanksgiving! A 4-2 week, (1-2 in teasers) swells the season totals to a strong 33-13 overall, 14-9 in teasers. Last week we won with the Bears (3-0 for us this season), Saints (2-0 for us), and a Chiefs cover (4-0 this season against the spread!), along with an OVER/UNDER. The Chargers were...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks Wrap-up

My old girl Britt wins the Super Bowl coolness competition. Before the game, she wrote, “I am a nervous wreck today..excited, anxious, full of adrenaline..so many emotions..then I looked down at my mood ring and all was right…” They did it. They won three games no one picked them to win. They did it with a back-up quarterback who took the reins in...

Jay’s Plays – Ominous Seapods North Country Freakouts Vol. 2 06-17-94 Waterhole 3, Saranac Lake, NY

[Editor’s Note: As part of the 2018 Ominous Seapods Reunion festivities, Jay went into the vault, and with the help of South Catherine Street Jug Band archivist Nate Pelton, released three more live archival recordings from the Golden Age of the Ominous Seapods under the “North Country Freakouts” series. Today, Volume 2: 06-17-94 Waterhole 3, Saranac Lake, NY] Once...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 17 Bettor’s Guide

Ernesto the Prediction Iguana tread water through a 3-2-1 week, 1-2 in teasers after the Panthers barely got past the Bucs, the Bills get robbed by the refs (again in favor of the Cheatriots), and the Giants got blanked by a milquetoast Arizona team. That puts the season totals at 58-19-1, 22-17 in teasers. happily, Week 17 Ernesto saves up his energy for the...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 16 Bettor’s Guide

Erneesto’s return to the helm of our NFL Picks here at AWITP and GNN saw him tally a solid 5-1 week, 2-1 in tesaers. That swells the season totals to a sterling 55-17 overall, 21=15 in teasers. Of course one critical win was due to dumb luck – The Steelers beat the Patriots yesterday, but the Cheatriots beat the Steelers. The lone loss was the Chargers...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 15 Bettor’s Guide

Ernesto the Prediction Iguana returns from his yearly sabbatical to make this week’s NFL picks, but first we have to give a hearty congratulations to Faith the Prediction Cat whose 6-2 week, (2-2 in teasers) puts the GNN/AWITP tally at a solid 50-16 overall, 19-14 in teasers. She’d have been 7-1, 3-1 had the idiot Rams gone all “Stanford-Cal/Music...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 14 Bettor’s Guide

Faith the Prediction Cat went 6-2, 2-2 in teasers last week. She won with the Pats, Browns, Panthers, and three over calls. On the down side, I guess the Vikings are an UNDER team, and the Lions looked awful against the surging Ravens. Season totals here at AWITP and GNN are a solid 44-14, 17-12 in teasers. In her relief appearance for Ernesto the Iguana, Faith the...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 13 Bettor’s Guide

Faith the Prediction Cat picked right up where she left off last season, going a stellar 7-1 last week, 3-1 in teasers, bringing our AWITP/Golf News Net season totals to 38-12, 15-10 in teasers. Her lone loss was the Chargers shocking upset of Dallas on Thanksgiving Day, (and nobody got that right). Faith also increased her lifetime record percentage filling in for...

Jay’s Plays NFL Picks – Week 10 Bettor’s Guide

It was another banner week for Ernesto the Prediction Iguana as the Lions win last night earned him a 5-1 weekly slate (2-1 in teasers) and swelled his season record to a sterling 23-7 overall (10-5 in teasers). The lone loss was the Chiefs, who looked so good headed into halftime after Tyreek Hill turned a pass over the middle into a playground ball TD as the gun...