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Captain Hilts Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-11-09 03:07 PM
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35. Too many folks just root for winners. Don't marry them, or let them advise you on investments. nt
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  -Can someone explain to me (RIGHT FUCKING NOW) the rule of The REAL SPORTS FAN, madinmaryland  Feb-10-09 07:16 PM   #0 
  - How does your rooting for Dallas  Upton   Feb-10-09 07:34 PM   #1 
  - Well, I'm waiting for the "Fan rules of a Real Sports fan" that you  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 07:38 PM   #2 
     - You have a connection to the Yorks?  Upton   Feb-10-09 07:45 PM   #3 
        - Well I would love for you to repeat the rules you laid out, cboy!  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 07:47 PM   #4 
           - Here is the most relevant portion  Upton   Feb-10-09 07:51 PM   #5 
              - Do you know how to read, cboynupton??  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 07:55 PM   #7 
                 - Any team that has a distinct connection to where you are from  Upton   Feb-10-09 08:05 PM   #9 
                    - Given the fact that I was equidistant from at least THREE teams,  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 08:10 PM   #10 
                       - Any of those teams would be okay to root for  Upton   Feb-10-09 08:15 PM   #11 
                          - Thanks for the advice, cboy!  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 08:31 PM   #12 
                          - I root for the Braves  hughee99   Feb-10-09 09:38 PM   #19 
                             - Well, cboynupton have now convinced my that I can be a Broncos fan!!  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 09:48 PM   #20 
                                - I root for the Cove Fort Philanderers  Onceuponalife   Feb-11-09 01:08 AM   #22 
                                   - I can't. They are too far away, according to the REAL SPORTS FAN!!  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 10:21 AM   #29 
  - .  TZ   Feb-10-09 07:54 PM   #6 
  - I' would love for cboynupton to actually explain who I should root for.  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 07:57 PM   #8 
     - And have him provide lots of links.  MrPerson   Feb-10-09 08:32 PM   #14 
        - The only links he has is to cboy's bedroom!  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 09:50 PM   #21 
  - Get a GPS.  MrPerson   Feb-10-09 08:32 PM   #13 
  - He needs a GPS while the rest of us need a scorecard to  cboy4   Feb-11-09 05:53 AM   #24 
  - It's like Republican's claiming they know who a "real" American is.  Forkboy   Feb-10-09 08:41 PM   #15 
  - Well, cboynupton claim i need to be closer than 2000 miles away from  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 08:47 PM   #16 
     - Just out of curiosity  Upton   Feb-10-09 08:54 PM   #17 
     - I lived there for two years, dumbass!  madinmaryland   Feb-10-09 08:59 PM   #18 
        - Oh please. Nobody believes that.  cboy4   Feb-11-09 05:55 AM   #25 
           - And nobody believes that cboy4 and upton are two different people!  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 01:45 PM   #34 
     - Yeah, but they're both asshats.  Forkboy   Feb-11-09 01:15 PM   #31 
        - cboynupton are two people?  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 01:43 PM   #32 
  - You probably do root for the Celtics. And let me guess,  cboy4   Feb-11-09 05:51 AM   #23 
  - According to the "REAL SPORTS FAN" (you), as long as I am within 2000 miles  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 07:34 AM   #26 
  - He'll wait until  Upton   Feb-11-09 10:10 AM   #27 
     - Hey cboy, they are within your 2000-mile rule!  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 10:21 AM   #28 
  - Here let me help you out:  Gemini Cat   Feb-11-09 12:36 PM   #30 
  - HEY!  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 01:44 PM   #33 
  - Too many folks just root for winners. Don't marry them, or let them advise you on investments. nt  Captain Hilts   Feb-11-09 03:07 PM   #35 
  - you are guilty of cherry picking your favorite team  CreekDog   Feb-11-09 04:27 PM   #36 
  - A Couple of things CreekPuppet..  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 04:56 PM   #39 
  - Yup! He's a phony with a capital "P"  cboy4   Feb-12-09 08:03 AM   #45 
     - Yeap, so true, Upton...  madinmaryland   Feb-12-09 08:31 AM   #46 
  - The only real rule is consistency . . . stay with your team through good times and bad  LSdemocrat   Feb-11-09 04:28 PM   #37 
  - 40-plus years with the same teams. Plenty of ups and downs.  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 04:59 PM   #40 
  - That's me.  Captain Hilts   Feb-11-09 05:01 PM   #41 
  - I heard a contestant on Jeopardy once refer to it as sports bigamy  LisaM   Feb-11-09 04:36 PM   #38 
     - Hmmm. Now if I followed your guidelines the following would be my teams.  madinmaryland   Feb-11-09 05:02 PM   #42 
     - AGREE completely. It's not fun being a Sox fan anymore because riff raff roots for them.  Captain Hilts   Feb-11-09 05:03 PM   #43 
        - The One roots for them.  MrPerson   Feb-11-09 05:12 PM   #44 

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