The "Terrible" Wedding Party @ Training Camp.

Written by Dan Gigler on .

There's a scene in the movie Diner in which a bride to be laments her future husband's demands that their wedding colors be Baltimore Colts' blue & white. A helpful friend replies, "coulda been worse ... coulda been black & gold -- Steelers colors" ...

Well, those were in fact the wedding colors on Saturday for the newly minted Mr. & Mrs. Michael & Jennifer Detore of Greensburg, who in less than 2 hours after saying their vows, made an impromptu trip from nearby St. Bartholomew's Church to Saint Vincent College to take wedding photos -- in tux & gown -- at Steelers training camp.

A camp staff member took them down to the field where they snapped pictures and were immediately of interest to all around. Check out the video we did on them.


From left, Best Man Dave Briga, Bride Jennifer Detore, Groom Michael Detore, Maid of Honor Sadie Roberts.


From weddings, to anniversaries ... Mary & Dan Kusnierz of Laurel, Md., have had enough of tropical locations to celebrate their nuptials; previous anniversary trips took them to Hawaii & the Caribbean, but Saturday, they spent their 15th Anniversary in Latrobe with their dearly beloved Steelers.


The front and back of a t-shirt designed by Samson Bruesewitz of Denver, Colo., (pictured), who traveled from the Rocky Mountain state specifically to attend his first-ever Steelers camp along with his brother.



...Because the pain of wearing a Bubby Brister throwback jersey was just too great ...


Cool souvenier. The woman who got the autograph's hand were shaking she was so excited ...


Italian meets Irish: Giovanni Poggi, he of the Roman Steelers bar fame, spent Saturday of his 2009 Pittsburgh barnstorming tour at training camp and then, appropriately enough, at a gather of the Steel City Mafia. He also met the cartoon above.


Shelby Cole of IC Light models the beer brewer's latest duds, front and back ...


This has a ring to it, maybe better than the "Stairway to Seven" we've been hearing. Though we also like the suggestion by reader Jeff Megahan of Australia (via Altoona) who suggested the Steelers paraphrase the Judas Priest song to "You've got another ring coming ..."


Looooooooooooooouuuuu Lipps was the guest of honor at Saturday's Steel City Mafia event at Sharkey's in Latrobe.


Steel City Mafia t-shirts ...

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