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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby Phatscotty on Mon Dec 03, 2012 11:21 pm

pimpdave wrote:I really hope Obama bans all handguns once and for all.


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Phatscotty wrote:Hear what HBO brown noser Bob Costas said? "If he didn't have a gun, the girl and the football player would still be alive" :roll:




Hey, we need more GUNS in the hands of citizens, that way SHE could have defended herself. Obama phones? Why not Obama hand guns?

Good thing OJ didn't have a gun, Nichole might have died, oh wait....


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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby Army of GOD on Tue Dec 04, 2012 2:04 am

Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby thegreekdog on Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:51 am

Army of GOD wrote:Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.


I'm actually kind of annoyed that Whitlock isn't getting more credit (or blame) for writing that. Costas appropriately quoted him on the broadcast, but Costas is getting all the attention. I like Whitlock, mostly because he takes absurd positions on sports sometimes. Kind of like Steven A. Smith, who I also like.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby Army of GOD on Tue Dec 04, 2012 6:17 pm

thegreekdog wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.


I'm actually kind of annoyed that Whitlock isn't getting more credit (or blame) for writing that. Costas appropriately quoted him on the broadcast, but Costas is getting all the attention. I like Whitlock, mostly because he takes absurd positions on sports sometimes. Kind of like Steven A. Smith, who I also like.


I can't stand Steven A. He's fucking annoying. The way he talks pisses me off too.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby Night Strike on Tue Dec 04, 2012 6:18 pm

thegreekdog wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.


I'm actually kind of annoyed that Whitlock isn't getting more credit (or blame) for writing that. Costas appropriately quoted him on the broadcast, but Costas is getting all the attention. I like Whitlock, mostly because he takes absurd positions on sports sometimes. Kind of like Steven A. Smith, who I also like.


I had actually read that article Sunday morning, way before Costas was involved, and was already disgusted by it. I suppose he's not getting more of the attention because people have to actively choose whether or not to read the article whereas Costas just forced the quote on everyone who was watching halftime of the night game.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby spurgistan on Tue Dec 04, 2012 7:30 pm

Night Strike wrote:
thegreekdog wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.


I'm actually kind of annoyed that Whitlock isn't getting more credit (or blame) for writing that. Costas appropriately quoted him on the broadcast, but Costas is getting all the attention. I like Whitlock, mostly because he takes absurd positions on sports sometimes. Kind of like Steven A. Smith, who I also like.


I had actually read that article Sunday morning, way before Costas was involved, and was already disgusted by it. I suppose he's not getting more of the attention because people have to actively choose whether or not to read the article whereas Costas just forced the quote on everyone who was watching halftime of the night game.


While that is true, does nobody else find Bob Costas eminently ignorable? I do. I even kinda like Costas, it's just that I consider him basically a smarter color guy, and those I tune out because I like my brain cells.

But while it's simplistic and stupid for Whitlock/Costas to say definitely that if Jovan Belcher's house hadn't been full of guns that Kasandra Perkins and Belcher would still be alive and their baby not an orphan, it doesn't render false the fact that guns make it way easier for a temporarily unstable person to create real damage that affects everybody and it kinda looks like that's what happened here.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby Phatscotty on Tue Dec 04, 2012 7:33 pm

Here's the problem. He took it on a national stage, and injected politics. The closest comparison IMO is if Costas made a rant suggesting people should study the 10 Commandments and if everyone read their Bible, these people would still be alive.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby thegreekdog on Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:54 pm

Army of GOD wrote:
thegreekdog wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.


I'm actually kind of annoyed that Whitlock isn't getting more credit (or blame) for writing that. Costas appropriately quoted him on the broadcast, but Costas is getting all the attention. I like Whitlock, mostly because he takes absurd positions on sports sometimes. Kind of like Steven A. Smith, who I also like.


I can't stand Steven A. He's fucking annoying. The way he talks pisses me off too.


I think that's why I love him. Also that he started in Philadelphia.

The best part about the show now is that Dawkins is on it. I love that man.
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Re: Kansas City Chief involved in murder/suicide

Postby Army of GOD on Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:44 pm

thegreekdog wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:
thegreekdog wrote:
Army of GOD wrote:Jason Whitlock wrote that she would still believe if she had a gun, Costas was just quoting him.

Also, lock this thread. f*ck this politicization.


I'm actually kind of annoyed that Whitlock isn't getting more credit (or blame) for writing that. Costas appropriately quoted him on the broadcast, but Costas is getting all the attention. I like Whitlock, mostly because he takes absurd positions on sports sometimes. Kind of like Steven A. Smith, who I also like.


I can't stand Steven A. He's fucking annoying. The way he talks pisses me off too.


I think that's why I love him. Also that he started in Philadelphia.

The best part about the show now is that Dawkins is on it. I love that man.


That is something we can agree on.

I also love Marcellus Wiley. He went to Columbia which is weird for a football player but cool.
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