US Navy Submariner Neill and ET Dive Into Seattle

Eagles Troll sitting on the actual sail from the USS Woodrow Wilson SSBN-624 at Deterrent Park on Naval Base Kitsap – Bangor. USS Woodrow Wilson was a Lafayette class ballistic missile submarine that was part of the “41 for Freedom.” She was commissioned: 27 December 1963 and decommissioned: 1 September 1994. Eagles Troll loves a powerful defense, and a ballistic missile submarine is the most powerful weapon on Planet Earth!

USS Woodrow Wilson

The Eagles Troll hanging out with a submarine torpedo replica on Naval Base Kitsap –  Bangor submarine base ready to show how the Eagles will torpedo the rest of the NFC East’s chances to steal the NFC East crown.

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Eagles troll on the Bainbridge Island to Seattle ferry with the Seattle skyline in the distance.


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Eagles troll with the Space Needle in the background

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Eagles Troll on Rachel the Piggy Bank at Pike Place Market in Seattle. In the background is Pike Place Fish Company with the famous throwing fish.

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Eagles Troll supposedly at the home of the 12th man. Working on some repairs on the stadium happened to be a construction worker from New Jersey who yelled Fly Eagles Fly while I took these pictures!

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TJ and ET Roam the Hills and Pagoda of Reading, PA

Perched atop Mount Penn in Reading, Pennsylvania, resides a bell cast in 1739 Japan.  There, TJ and the Eagles Troll reflected on the Eagles prospects for 2014.  Will our secondary clamp down on offenses?  Can Foles and Shady come close to their performances from last year?  Will our boys do us proud?  The answer, they inevitably discovered, was a question unto itself: Does the sun rise in the east?  Fly, Eagles, Fly.

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iambrownAMA and the Eagles Troll Go Bollywood in Bangalore, India

Being the open-minded troll that he is, ET took up iambrownAMA’s offer to join the Mile-High club through this Eagles fan’s jetsetting travels.

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While in India, the normally very carnivorous Eagles Troll respected the local religious customs and dipped his toes in the proverbial curry water.

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The friendship only blossomed with the introduction of local liquid refreshments.

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His time with iambrownAMA was a lot of fun and extremely memorable.  Who knew that even South Asia bleeds green??  On to France!

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Jay and ET Take in the Final Regular Season Game Together in Maryland

The Eagles Troll (ET)a pparently didn’t like being equidistant from FedEx Field and M&T Bank Stadium while visiting us in Edgewater, Maryland.  ET brought bad luck as he joined Eagles Charlie Brown and Eagles Snoopy in watching the final regular season game against the Cowboys. I had to remove him from the room after the first half. He didn’t watch the playoff game against New Orleans since I was in Philly that weekend.

(1800 F. St, NW, Washington, DC 20405)
Eagles Troll sits on the ledge of the former Interior Department Building, mere feet from the site of the Teapot Dome scandal in the early 1920s. The Washington Monument is in the background with part of the scaffolding still attached.

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(1600 Fedex Way, Landover, MD 20785)
Eagles Troll sits outside FedEx Field, home of the Washington Redskins, smirking at the culturally insensitive and chronically inept team’s abode.

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(Turkey Point Island, Carroll Dr. & Ramsey Dr., Edgewater, MD 21037)
Eagles Troll joins his friends Eagles Charlie Brown and Eagles Snoopy overlooking the South River and Chesapeake Bay just south of Annapolis, Maryland (the state capital of Maryland).

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And alone

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Paul and the Troll Invade the (Derby)shire and Scotland, Too.

Troll was treated to an away day to watch Oldham Athletic play Liverpool FC at Anfield in the FA Cup Third Round.  Photo taken outside the world famous Bill Shankly Memorial Gates

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Picture taken in a field with sheep in Dumfries in Scotland

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World famous Gretna Green which is famous for runaway weddings. Gretna Green is one of the world’s most popular wedding destinations.

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Photo taken on our way into Oldham Athletic’s (my other favourite team) ground ‘Boundary Park’.

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Troll treated to a visit to a football (soccer) match to watch Oldham Athletic. Boundary Park is possibly the coldest football ground in England….being from Philadelphia, the Troll considered it tropical.

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Just enough time for Troll and my son Archie to visit Santa in the town we live, Glossop.

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On to India!

D Rob and the Eagles Troll Reconnoiter in the Meadowlands

He did enjoy his stay in Jersey.  Met Life was set up for the Jets when he visted and Rex Ryan did offer to have the Troll be the starting QB next week [sadly the Jets were too late in taking ET up on this].  He also really enjoyed his glamour shots on my car…  ;)

He did make a trip over to the Giants training facility.  Not sure if you can tell in the one picture, but the Troll is giving the Sad Manning Face

 

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And a couple bonus pictures in Philly

Eagles Troll Finds Canadian Riddlesinthedark Raising His Kids the Philadelphia Way

Doing us proud in Saskatoon, Canada.

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“You can’t come to Canada and not expect some exposure to hockey. Considering it’s not cold enough yet for outdoor ice he will have to settle for a game of mini sticks in my basement with my kids. He got a great view!”

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“Mini sticks wasn’t enough so we headed over to my brothers place to take in the Flyers game in style!”

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“Jagr!! Perfect fit!”

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