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OK, I admit that I did not put much effort into curating links because the world was supposed to end. Thanks Obama.

It has been a stressful week around the ranch. Big decisions. No, those did not involve the election or how big a bunker we would build depending on election results.

It is time to consider different ways to run the ranch than we have in the past.The soil has improved to the point that more crops than grass are in play. Killer raccoons who eat chickens are not invited to our new reality.

Doing things the same way is possible but does not offer opportunities for the ranch sons. We need to set up this little patch of land for the next generation. It barely feels like we got started and it is time to think about passing it on.

Have you ever looked at the big picture and realized how small your selfie is? I guess that is the definition of middle age.

Flakes is abbreviated today because I am busy shooting movies in the Nebraska landscape. Ok, I am recording some stock videography about calibrating manure spreaders. I actually have a really awesome job. Trust me (not even kidding).

Corn Flakes

Huskers Collect Two Big Ten Weekly Awards | KRVN Radio
Nebraska volleyball players Kelly Hunter and Amber Rolfzen were honored with Big Ten weekly awards on Monday, the conference office announced.

Newcomer Isaiah Roby shines in Huskers’ exhibition blowout of Chadron State | News Channel Nebraska 21 and B103
As it turns out, the "world’s tallest basketball manager" can play a little bit once on the court.

Huskers QB Tommy Armstrong day-to-day with concussion | The Seattle Times
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. is going through a concussion protocol and listed day-to-day for this weekend's home game against Minnesota. Coach Mike Riley said Monday...

Fyfe Rising: Huskers’ backup quarterback may be key in rest of season | Sports | dailynebraskan.com
Senior Nebraska quarterback Ryker Fyfe has one career start – just one.

Huskers add linebacker to visit mix
Nebraska to host Tennessee commit Jaquan Henderson

MILLER: The Big Ten is the best in college volleyball | Sports | dailynebraskan.com
The Big Ten conference is the pinnacle of college volleyball.

NCAA Matches Jacks, Huskers | Radio 570 WNAX
South Dakota State women’s soccer learned Monday via the NCAA Selection Show it will travel to Lincoln, Neb., this weekend to battle Nebraska in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.

Schedule Rundown

News about each of the teams left on the Husker football schedule.

Minnesota vs. Nebraska: The history of the Broken Chair Trophy - The Daily Gopher
Here’s how best CFB trophy of the modern era was created.

Testudo Times, a Maryland Terrapins community
Your best source for quality Maryland Terrapins news, rumors, analysis, stats and scores from the fan perspective.

Is Rome Really Burning? - Black Heart Gold Pants
Let’s take a moment to really take stock of where the Hawkeyes are right now

Elsewhere In Sports

Michigan QB Wilton Speight on earlier transfer plans: 'It was serious'
Michigan QB Wilton Speight opened up about thinking about transferring before the 2015 season while he was fifth on the Wolverines' depth chart.

Black Hills Powwow competitors dance with an added urgency -- the Dakota Access Pipeline
The Black Hills Powwow is a three-day-long celebration of music and dancing. But with the Dakota Access Pipeline threatening their way of life, participants compete to preserve their heritage.

Baylor football: Rape survivor wants season canceled | SI.com
Sexual assault survivor Brenda Tracy wants Baylor to cancel the remainder of its football season.

Meet the South Carolina field-storming legend who snuck back in a week later - SBNation.com
Will Mackey rushed the turf all by himself, got in trouble for it, and donned a disguise while attending the next game.

This and That

For a brief, glorious moment, you could do weird things to Donald Trump’s website | TechCrunch
The internet found a new way to amuse itself in the final hours of the presidential election cycle. Basically, there was a glitch on the press release page..