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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Farewell Des Moines

    Posted on: 9:52 pm, January 1, 2013, by

    By Chris Hassel Well, this is it. My last Murphy’s Law blog posting. My last day of work at Channel...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: ISU Favored, Andy’s Pennant, Astoria’s Shirt

    Posted on: 4:17 pm, December 29, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel Iowa State is now favored to win the Liberty Bowl. After starting off as a 3-point underdog,...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Christmas in Muscatine, Arielle Sighting, Already Forgotten

    Posted on: 4:33 pm, December 28, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel As I was wrapping some presents on Christmas Eve at the in-laws, I stumbled upon a closet...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Merry Eve, Pay it Forward, Sonic Horseman

    Posted on: 5:50 pm, December 24, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel Merry Christmas (eve) to everyone! I want to thank Keith for coming in on Christmas day to...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Dunk Fest, Hanrahan Traded, Alcoholic Presents

    Posted on: 4:43 pm, December 22, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel What a dunk fest in Iowa City, Saturday. The Hawks threw down 11 slams on Coppin State...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Stanzi May Start, McCarney Commercials, Leaving Channel 13

    Posted on: 6:50 pm, December 17, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel It sounds like Romeo Crennel may give Ricky Stanzi a chance at quarterback, this Sunday. My question...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Big 4, ISU Ticket Sales, Team Kelsey

    Posted on: 8:28 pm, December 10, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel No team has a better winning percentage, in the country, than Northern Iowa — and I mean...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Big Win, Big 4 Challenge, Big Blowout

    Posted on: 5:35 pm, December 8, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel What a great win for the Hawkeye basketball program. It had been four years since Iowa had...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Last Hurrah, Bouncing Back, No TV

    Posted on: 5:01 pm, December 1, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel Well, this is it. The last Saturday of college football of the season. Sure we only have...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: McNutt Activated, Hawkeyes Home, Husker Jacket

    Posted on: 6:35 pm, November 30, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel If practice makes perfect, Marvin McNutt should be flawless for the Eagles on Sunday. The  former Hawkeye...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: Hawks Challenged, #1 Upset, Ferentz Bonus

    Posted on: 10:11 pm, November 27, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel Hawkeye fans hoping for a pick-me-up from the basketball team after a miserable year of football —...
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  • MURPHY’S LAW: A Win for a Hawk, Nebraska Cheerleader, Taylor Formality

    Posted on: 10:05 pm, November 26, 2012, by

    By Chris Hassel Finally, some good news regarding the Iowa football team. Senior defensive back, Micah Hyde was named Big...
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