Saturday, May 22, 2010

Out of the mouths of babes...

While cleaning up my one-year-old after lunch, she casually pointed to this logo on my shirt and said,



"Chicken!"

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13 Comments:

At 1:54 PM, Blogger Calvin said...

Ha! Quite possibly the best post of the year.

 
At 4:58 PM, Blogger dixieagle said...

Funny! Very perceptive baby you've got there!

 
At 6:53 PM, Blogger chicagofire1871 said...

FWIW I wrote a letter to GDF last year about dumping the chicken head for the newer "screaming eagle" secondary logo that appears on the sleeves of the football jerseys.

I got a basketball media guide in the mail...talk about disconnect!

 
At 7:50 PM, Blogger blist said...

Unfortunately for those who dislike the angry chicken logo, it looks like it is still around - and adorning shockingly expensive plo shirts:
http://www.sportsauthority.com/product/index.jsp?productId=3621424&CAWELAID=349669630

 
At 11:20 PM, Blogger mod34b said...

On the lighter side, I think there is some kind of subliminal message in the Eagle's beak . . .

maybe the New Orleans Saints fleur-de-lis logo. . . .

or, perhaps, the four points of the beak are symbolic of something more familiar . . . .

Jesuits work in mysterious ways

[matthew2 -- my apologies for mentioning religion in the context of the catholic institution ;~) ]

 
At 4:38 AM, Blogger chicagofire1871 said...

I've pretty much just made a habit of not buying any BC stuff that has the angry chicken logo on it. I had thought it was being phased out for a while, but now I'm seeing a resurgence. Man, I hate that thing.

 
At 10:10 AM, Blogger Meaghan said...

Hilarious! My husband and I are laughing so hard at this post right now...

 
At 6:55 PM, Blogger matthew2 said...

it's ok mod, just don't let it happen again

 
At 10:28 PM, Blogger Old Heightsonian said...

I sincerely hope the new Underarmour contract will result in the permanent purging of the Angry Chicken. I'd love to see them being back the old interlocking BC as our main athletics logo.

Mod/Matthew, In the words of the late great Father Donavan: "Boston College is not a Catholic college. It is a Jesuit university."

 
At 10:41 PM, Blogger eagleboston said...

My 16 year old said the same thing!

 
At 11:50 PM, Blogger Dan said...

WE MUST PROTECT THIS ROOST!!!!

 
At 11:51 PM, Blogger Dan said...

or WE MUST PROTECT THIS (hen)HOUSE

 
At 1:06 PM, Blogger Darius said...

Rename this blog "Coop Scoop!"

I love the angry chicken. But then, I'm also a big fan of Elvis movies and the whole B-horror genre, from Day of the Triffids to Night of the Lepus. So take that for what it's worth.

 

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