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I'm a big fan of comments in an article

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by poindexter, Feb 22, 2021 at 2:38 PM.

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  1. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

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  2. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    They totally buried the lede here. There’s a college football award for the best placekick holder?
     
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  3. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

  4. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    He and his buddy also won the award for Worst Decision to Start a Fight on a Piss-Soaked Bathroom Floor.
     
  5. cyclingwriter2

    cyclingwriter2 Well-Known Member

    while I try to avoid barstool and all of its ilk, the comments on its OU site are illuminating. About 85 percent are pro Jones, saying he is the victim.
     
  6. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    What do your two lyin' eyes tell you?
     
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  7. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

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  8. Jerry-atric

    Jerry-atric Well-Known Member

    As the old saying goes, “eye for an eye.”
     
  9. mateen

    mateen Active Member

    The Holder of the Year story is actually a pretty good one. Minnesota had a punter/holder a few years ago who was something of a character, and decided to originate and give himself the award for laughs. The thing went a bit viral, and he turned it into an ongoing thing; he formed a foundation, and they tie the annual award into a fundraiser for the charity of the winner's choice.

    Home :: Holder of the Year Foundation
     
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  10. Shelbyville Manhattan

    Shelbyville Manhattan Well-Known Member

    The commenter "Mike Hawk" seems to keep himself busy with comments on countless pieces.
     
  11. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Bar fights are stupid. As a bartender, I used to have to deal with them every so often.

    Bar fights during a pandemic are even dumber.
     
  12. goalmouth

    goalmouth Well-Known Member

    "Trying to find sympathy for someone who picks a fight in a bar with someone they think is weaker and gets absolutely destroyed. Trying hard. Not very successful."*

    *Also, why I learned Jeet Kun Do.
     
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