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barb162 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-27-06 01:15 PM
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16. I think so too
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  -why is curling an Olympic sport but not baseball barb162  Feb-27-06 01:00 PM   #0 
  - because curling is pure  leftofthedial   Feb-27-06 01:01 PM   #1 
  - hehehehehhehe, bwa  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:10 PM   #11 
  - I saw spitting in curling  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:23 PM   #18 
     - spitting works faster in heating the ice than brooming?  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:25 PM   #22 
     - Dunno but I saw one of them spit  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:31 PM   #25 
        - Hopefully not one of the ladies teams.  AllegroRondo   Feb-27-06 01:43 PM   #36 
     - Did NBC show the Curling streaker?  Lucy - Claire   Feb-27-06 02:05 PM   #39 
  - Several reasons  AllegroRondo   Feb-27-06 01:02 PM   #2 
  - okay, that makes sense. Every time I do watch it for about 15  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:12 PM   #13 
  - Because the Cubans will probably never medal in curling  no name no slogan   Feb-27-06 01:02 PM   #3 
  - True!  KitchenWitch   Feb-27-06 01:03 PM   #5 
  - Baseball is a Summer Olympic sport.  texas1928   Feb-27-06 01:03 PM   #4 
  - Not anymore!  KitchenWitch   Feb-27-06 01:03 PM   #6 
     - They cut women's softball too  AllegroRondo   Feb-27-06 01:08 PM   #8 
     - I thought they kept softball  KitchenWitch   Feb-27-06 01:09 PM   #9 
     - No, not even teams play it, just like baseball  LostinVA   Feb-27-06 01:36 PM   #30 
     - Women's softball was cut? I didn't know that.  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:13 PM   #15 
     - Yep cut  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:24 PM   #20 
     - That was one of the only things I watched in the last Summer Olympics  GreenJ   Feb-27-06 01:34 PM   #28 
        - me too  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:38 PM   #32 
     - It is on the list for 2008.  texas1928   Feb-27-06 01:20 PM   #17 
     - That is the last year it will be in though. They voted it out a couple of  GreenJ   Feb-27-06 01:26 PM   #23 
     - Those fucking bastards!  JVS   Feb-27-06 01:24 PM   #19 
  - because  realisticphish   Feb-27-06 01:06 PM   #7 
  - Because the IOC doesn't like America  Ravenseye   Feb-27-06 01:10 PM   #10 
  - Interesting perspective  KitchenWitch   Feb-27-06 01:11 PM   #12 
  - I think so too  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:15 PM   #16 
  - The lack of professional leagues means nothing  tjwmason   Feb-27-06 01:27 PM   #24 
  - Quite a variety of countries that medal in it  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:34 PM   #27 
  - It's sub-amateur  Ravenseye   Feb-27-06 01:41 PM   #35 
     - Actually I just thought about seeing if there was a league around here  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:46 PM   #37 
     - They aren't in the world, they are in NA and parts  LostinVA   Feb-27-06 08:15 PM   #47 
  - It's an indication of interest  Ravenseye   Feb-27-06 01:36 PM   #29 
  - I would bet more people play field hocley internationally  LostinVA   Feb-27-06 01:37 PM   #31 
  - I'd take that bet  Ravenseye   Feb-27-06 01:54 PM   #38 
  - I'll have to look at those stats, because I don't believe them  LostinVA   Feb-27-06 04:24 PM   #40 
     - They love it in India and South Asia  Ravenseye   Feb-27-06 05:46 PM   #41 
     - I said internationally -- baseball is not played in  LostinVA   Feb-27-06 08:12 PM   #45 
     - It is played in any present or former British Colony  AngryAmish   Feb-27-06 05:51 PM   #43 
        - Where were they from?  ContraBass Black   Feb-27-06 09:59 PM   #55 
           - From looks, the Indian subcontinent  AngryAmish   Feb-27-06 10:19 PM   #56 
  - I'd say more play baseball.  xmas74   Feb-27-06 05:50 PM   #42 
  - Men's field hockey is huge in other parts of the world  HEyHEY   Feb-27-06 08:16 PM   #48 
  - Figure-8 Short-track Team Speed Skating  ThoughtCriminal   Feb-27-06 01:13 PM   #14 
  - WITH dynamite  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:24 PM   #21 
  - Hey Hey Hey what about THIS?????  underpants   Feb-27-06 01:32 PM   #26 
  - First of all, tell me WHAT it is  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:39 PM   #33 
  - dupe  barb162   Feb-27-06 01:39 PM   #34 
  - And why isn't golf included?  AngryAmish   Feb-27-06 05:54 PM   #44 
  - Golf has been included  LostinVA   Feb-27-06 08:16 PM   #49 
     - It has been "Recognized" not included  AngryAmish   Feb-27-06 09:33 PM   #52 
  - Curling has an international following  HEyHEY   Feb-27-06 08:15 PM   #46 
  - I'd guess space is a major factor  Oeditpus Rex   Feb-27-06 08:19 PM   #50 
  - Before the Olympics my friends and I had never even heard of curling....  skoppa   Feb-27-06 08:21 PM   #51 
  - Quite honestly,  jakefrep   Feb-27-06 09:49 PM   #53 
  - I guess they are harder up for sports in the Winter  orangepeel68   Feb-27-06 09:54 PM   #54 
     - They could play Rollerball in the olympics  AngryAmish   Feb-27-06 10:20 PM   #57 
 

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