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National Paul Bunyan Day

donmdonm Posts: 10,241 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

By all accounts we should be recruiting this guy. He sawed of the legs of his parents bed when he was 8 months old. He created the Great Lakes so his ox, Babe, would have a watering hole. He also created the Grand Canyon when he and Babe were walking and he dragged his axe behind him. I am guessing he was an out of state recruit.

He might be the ultimate cog in the GWOG. Get on it, pitt boss!!

Comments

  • GeoffDawgGeoffDawg Posts: 1,272 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    I met him once in Maine.  Nice guy, didn’t say much.


  • DawgBonesDawgBones Posts: 1,049 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    The guy does get around, I saw him years ago in Bemidji, Minnesota.

    If for some strange reason you've always wanted to step across the Mississippi then Bemidji's the place to go.

  • GeoffDawgGeoffDawg Posts: 1,272 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    edited June 2019

    Huh, I've been to Bemidji a few times. Used to travel to Minnesota for work and sometimes that was the second leg of the trip. Atlanta > Minneapolis. Minneapolis > Bemidji or International Falls. Rent a car and drive for two hours.

    Had an old director that went to Bemidji State who I converted into being a huge Georgia fan. I still see him at least once a year at a conference and we spend a good hour just catching up on football.

  • JoelSidneyKellyJoelSidneyKelly Posts: 3,053 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate


    Meaningless trivia: Paul Bunyon was voiced for Disney by Thurl Ravenscroft who also sang, "You're a mean one, Mr. Grinch" and was most famous for Tony the Tiger, "They're great!!"

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