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Ron Artest and culture

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by hondo, Jul 31, 2008.

  1. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member


    So if I'm reading Ron right, his anger management difficulties are just part of his culture, and he will not change that.

    Great, Ron. Thanks for perpetuating a stereotype that being a thug is acceptable behavior in the black community. It's not true, but apparently it works for you.
  2. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    “If you go back to the brawl, that’s a culture issue right there. Somebody was disrespecting me, so he’s got to understand where I’m coming from. People that know me know that Ron Artest never changed.”

    So why does anybody want this fucking moron on their team?
  3. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    "Good to know, Ron. With that in mind, you're hereby suspended indefinitely, since by your own admission -- more accurately, proclamation -- your previous season-long suspension was unsuccessful in impacting you with the importance of controlling your behavior."

    --David Stern

    Good question. Just for shits and giggles, the aggregate W-L record in NBA games in which Ron Artest has actually played is about 200-335.

    Screw-loose nut cases do not help teams win. At best, they can be tolerated.
  4. Hammer Pants

    Hammer Pants Active Member

    "Ron Artest" could be a Jeopardy category one day. He's one of the rare trainwrecks that brings me spectacular joy.
  5. brettwatson

    brettwatson Active Member

    What, pray tell, would Ron Artest be doing on this great planet of ours, if he couldn't play basketball?
  6. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    He always looked a little like Webster to me.
  7. Webster

    Webster Well-Known Member

    I'm better looking.
  8. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    I hope TBL squirted him with seltzer water.
  9. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    My bad.

    Emanuel Lewis ("he's the anti-Christ").
  10. 93Devil

    93Devil Well-Known Member

    Selling 137 rap CDs.
  11. goalmouth

    goalmouth Well-Known Member

    Scarier consideration: There's a significantly large segment of the population that agrees with him.
  12. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    He'd either be dead or have been in jail 15 years ago.
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