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Why do you do this to yourself, Peter King?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by poindexter, Jan 3, 2011.

  1. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    On the opening sentence of MMQ, no less:
    NEW YORK -- On the day Brett Favre said goodbye (again, and this time he won't be coming back),

  2. I thought this would referring to King's discovery of the Keg stand.
  3. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    To be fair, what do you think the chances he's in the NFL next season? I think if he wanted to play, he might have a hard time finding a taker.

    The keg stand stuff made me want to pound my head on my desk.
  4. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    lolz: d. Good luck in the new marriage, Jim Nantz. You deserve it.
  5. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    The hell he does.
  6. Pastor

    Pastor Active Member

    Hopefully the new wife allows him to hang a giant poster of himself up in the house...
  7. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    I love MMQB, but it would be nice if someone at SI told King, "Look, there is so much great stuff here, how about you don't:
    1. Rant about sports you don't cover.
    2. Tell us about your travels.
    3. Make a Bill Simmons column look like a USA Today gamer.
  8. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    What he should really do is put it up on SJ for vetting prior to posting. I don't think we've missed a trick since his column came over the transom.
  9. AD

    AD Member

    why should he change a thing? the column is massively popular, i think by far the biggest regular feature on si.com. like it or not, the entire formula has made it a must-read every monday....the guy's doing something right, no?
  10. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    He could have asked the two daughters about keg stands, and saved some embarrassment.
  11. JackReacher

    JackReacher Well-Known Member

    This week's KSK column on MMQB is a good read. As usual.
  12. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    "But congrats to Brittany, the biggest Sidney Crosby fan there is (who must be all of 102 pounds), who was able to last 24 seconds. Drinking upside-down. What a country."

    I bet Brittany has other talents as well.
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