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The Bird Writes Oct 12, 2017
Down With The Sickness: Omer Asik is the New Orleans Pelicans’ Albatross

Down With The Sickness: Omer Asik is the New Orleans Pelicans’ Albatross

Yet there exists a chance for a happy ending for everyone. It’s not even Halloween and the New Orleans Pelicans are already dealing with leftover Turkey. I feel for Omer Asik, I really do. I spent 6+ years living in South East Asia and traveled that region regularly eating from some of the most questionable set ups imaginable because I don’t really respect my body — so I know a thing or twenty-seven about crazy bacterial infections. I’ve been in that begging-for-death state, lying on a tiled bathroom floor, drain in the middle, with the shower just running on me as I Merlion...

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