I had a whole collection of links piled together to discuss today, but i just don’t feel right moving on without at least skimming some superbowl-related chunks out of the broth sloshing around in my head. It was a milestone year for Seattle, to be sure, being the Seahawks’ first visit and all. Add to that the unpleasant legal mumblings aimed our direction from Texas A&M regarding the whole “12th man” thing, which is total crap since soccer fans in Europe have been using that phrase longer than Texas has been a state. Of course, the promotions budget was bigger this year than it has ever been, the drama on the field was more drawn-out and overstated than before, and retailers moved more TV sets in honor of the event than in any year past. Despite that, however, this year’s mega-game hasn’t bumped last year’s from the top spot on