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Friday night lights go out in Hawaii

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Batman, Jul 24, 2010.

  1. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    ...because of seabirds. This high school should install blue turf to really fuck with 'em.

  2. Petrie

    Petrie Guest

    Not sure why, but I'm imagining birds similar to the ones in Finding Nemo. Awesome piece.
  3. Mark2010

    Mark2010 Active Member

    Height of stupidity. We're changing our schedules for the sake of BIRDS?!?!?! Why not birds change their schedule for the sake of human beings?
  4. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    When in doubt, kill wildlife!! It's FOOTBALL!! America, fuck yeah!!
  5. NoOneLikesUs

    NoOneLikesUs Active Member

    I have covered a high school football game that was changed to a day game because of birds. Not in Hawaii though.
  6. mustangj17

    mustangj17 Active Member

    I understand your sarcasm but I like football more than birds, or wildlife.
  7. Azrael

    Azrael Active Member

    What inconvenience does it cause any reasonable person to move the games to Saturday afternoon?
  8. SoCalDude

    SoCalDude Active Member

    Prime surfing time, dude.
  9. fossywriter8

    fossywriter8 Active Member

    Won't that cut into the coverage possibility of volleyball or a girls sports in general? [/crossthread]
  10. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Why did I hope to see Minka Kelly in a bikini on this thread?
  11. Mark2010

    Mark2010 Active Member

    It changes your whole damn weekend schedule for LOTS of people: Players, coaches, administrators, parents, fans, reporters, desk editors, broadcasters, etc.

    I have nothing against Saturday football, per se, although I hate it when the local high schools and colleges play at the same time. But to change for the sake of BIRDS?!?!! That's for the birds, pardon the pun.
  12. CR19

    CR19 Member

    I've seen worse moves to protect wildlife. For one vacation, I went to a Florida resort on the beach. Guests couldn't walk around at night or have their lights on to protect sea turtles coming to the shore. I'd rather deal with shearwaters.
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