The avatar is a pic of Liz and me - taken at Mt Sterling Gap in the Smokies - September, '09. Her French Foreign Legion cap is bug-repellent...
"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity. - Ellen Parr"
'If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?' - Steve Jobs
“I would rather live my life as if there is a god and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.” Albert Camus
Pretty sure it was Miss. State.
On the linked article, I found it interesting that the 4 writers all said the same thing, except the last one. The first three basically said both are good teams but Bama is just on a different level. The last guy apparently has some reason not to tell it like it is.
All in all, that suggests a pretty strong belief the Tide will Roll against ND from an unbiased group of 3rd partiers.