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Tunkamerica Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-06-11 02:36 PM
Response to Reply #39
47. comparing it to soccer in some parts of the world I think it's very tame.
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  -Anti Superbowl poll Populist_Prole  Feb-06-11 01:28 PM   #0 
  - I'm gonna cook and let them watch the game. nt  PBS Poll-435   Feb-06-11 01:29 PM   #1 
  - I'm watching the Puppy Bowl  warrior1   Feb-06-11 01:31 PM   #2 
  - My county party has a fundraiser Super Bowl party  proud2BlibKansan   Feb-06-11 01:31 PM   #3 
  - what is wrong with watching football??  DeadEyeDyck   Feb-06-11 01:31 PM   #4 
  - BORRRRRRINNG  shanti   Feb-06-11 01:45 PM   # 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-06-11 01:52 PM   #32 
     - My son is apparently a "too-tall -overactive thyroid lunkhead."  blondeatlast   Feb-06-11 01:55 PM   #34 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-06-11 02:07 PM   #40 
     - Wish I had an overactive thyroid and was tall.  Manifestor_of_Light   Feb-06-11 02:03 PM   #37 
  - I agree  Leithan   Feb-06-11 02:12 PM   #42 
  - Nothing if that's what trips your trigger...  walldude   Feb-06-11 02:39 PM   #49 
  - there is nothing wrong with watching texas high school football - those kids have a lot of heart  datasuspect   Feb-06-11 05:30 PM   #60 
  - Other: I like football.  Swede   Feb-06-11 01:32 PM   #5 
  - Lo and Behold... with this post, you have involved yourself in the Super Bowl.  cherokeeprogressive   Feb-06-11 01:32 PM   #6 
  - Yeah I know :)  Populist_Prole   Feb-06-11 01:36 PM   #12 
     - While I love the sport, today the game is actually secondary to the gathering.  cherokeeprogressive   Feb-06-11 01:41 PM   #17 
  - waffling between #1 & #4  FirstLight   Feb-06-11 01:33 PM   #7 
  - Not planning on watching but I am  Betsy Ross   Feb-06-11 01:33 PM   #8 
  - "Gotta run the season as long as possible..."  Bill McBlueState   Feb-06-11 01:33 PM   #9 
  - They swapped the pro bowl weekend with superbowl weekend,  Lucky Luciano   Feb-07-11 07:26 AM   #71 
  - For every person watching the Super Bowl - God kills a kitten!  GoneOffShore   Feb-06-11 01:34 PM   #10 
  - I don't like football,  Codeine   Feb-06-11 01:34 PM   #11 
  - Sounds like a reasonable position.  Swede   Feb-06-11 01:36 PM   #13 
  - You obviously haven't been a part of the DU Figure Skating debates  PBS Poll-435   Feb-06-11 01:39 PM   #16 
  - It isn't football that bugs me, but the nausea-inducing hype...  hlthe2b   Feb-06-11 01:41 PM   #18 
     - I don't blame you, but despite the weather...  PBS Poll-435   Feb-06-11 01:43 PM   #20 
     - Yes...  hlthe2b   Feb-06-11 01:45 PM   #22 
        - Thanks  PBS Poll-435   Feb-06-11 01:48 PM   #25 
     - football needs more hoodlumism. Get back to the sport.  Tunkamerica   Feb-06-11 01:52 PM   #31 
        - You don't think there is sufficient hoodlumism in the NFL?  hlthe2b   Feb-06-11 02:04 PM   #39 
           - comparing it to soccer in some parts of the world I think it's very tame.  Tunkamerica   Feb-06-11 02:36 PM   #47 
              - I could see saying so among the fans, but ...  hlthe2b   Feb-06-11 02:40 PM   #50 
                 - that was my point, generally the hoodlums are the fans  Tunkamerica   Feb-07-11 02:59 AM   #69 
  - Just another corporate game IMO. Lots of money flowing exchanging hands off  RKP5637   Feb-06-11 01:38 PM   #14 
  - I don't care, I don't pretend to care, and I don't do anything as a response to peer pressure  Amerigo Vespucci   Feb-06-11 01:39 PM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-06-11 01:42 PM   #19 
  - most boring tv, and there is plenty of contenders for that prize.  Whisp   Feb-06-11 01:45 PM   #21 
  - That's what I say about Christmas; the season gets longer every year  WhaTHellsgoingonhere   Feb-06-11 01:46 PM   #23 
  - There is a game today?  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-06-11 01:47 PM   #24 
  - TV Guide  PBS Poll-435   Feb-06-11 01:49 PM   #27 
  - I will watch very closely  Tunkamerica   Feb-06-11 01:49 PM   #26 
  - Commercial-free Superbowl for me  muriel_volestrangler   Feb-06-11 01:49 PM   #28 
  - I will watch the Superbowl this evening, since I missed watching many Superbowls over the years.  Urban Prairie   Feb-06-11 01:50 PM   # 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-06-11 01:50 PM   #29 
  - None of my favorite teams made it so I'm not too interested in the game  47of74   Feb-06-11 01:51 PM   #30 
  - I'm a Puppy Bowl fanatic--and a grudging "Go Packers..." from me. nt  blondeatlast   Feb-06-11 01:52 PM   #33 
  - If you don't like the game then don't watch  Motown_Johnny   Feb-06-11 01:56 PM   #35 
  - Pretty simple, eh?...  SidDithers   Feb-06-11 05:29 PM   #59 
  - Superbowl Sunday 1973, January.  Manifestor_of_Light   Feb-06-11 02:00 PM   #36 
  - How can you turn down the free beer, free food and camaraderie?  begin_within   Feb-06-11 02:04 PM   #38 
  - I don't care enough to hate it...  brooklynite   Feb-06-11 02:07 PM   #41 
  - Look at all the temper tantrums...  Earth_First   Feb-06-11 02:23 PM   #43 
  - Why so hateful? Just don't watch it - I promise we won't miss you!  CLANG   Feb-06-11 02:30 PM   #44 
  - I don't hate anything. Least of all a game.  Kaleva   Feb-06-11 02:33 PM   #45 
  - I'll watch Animal Planet  stuntcat   Feb-06-11 02:35 PM   #46 
  - Jealousy is an ugly thing - GO STEELERS! n/t  livetohike   Feb-06-11 02:37 PM   #48 
  - We only watch college football in this household.  Blue_In_AK   Feb-06-11 02:47 PM   #51 
  - Other: I'm completely neutral about the two teams playing.  OswegoAtheist   Feb-06-11 02:49 PM   #52 
  - Watching bowling on tv is boring. I enjoy bowling myself on occasion, but watching it? meh.  uppityperson   Feb-06-11 02:55 PM   #53 
  - at the coffee shop right now. Peaceful, quiet  Liberal_in_LA   Feb-06-11 02:56 PM   #54 
  - I like football...Gives me something to do while waiting for  Blue_Tires   Feb-06-11 02:57 PM   #55 
  - Other: I like watching futbol Americano.  muntrv   Feb-06-11 03:09 PM   #56 
  - I have to watch it with a bunch of fucking republicans.  Sonoman   Feb-06-11 04:22 PM   #57 
  - Sounds like it'll be hard to take. Hang in there  Populist_Prole   Feb-06-11 05:46 PM   #63 
  - team sports suck, but do make good distractions for the masses  quinnox   Feb-06-11 05:27 PM   #58 
  - I always resented how much space is devoted to sports in newspapers.  Arugula Latte   Feb-06-11 05:32 PM   #61 
  - Good thing we have superior people like you to keep us informed.  Swede   Feb-06-11 05:39 PM   #62 
  - +1...  SidDithers   Feb-06-11 05:53 PM   #64 
  - don't mention it  quinnox   Feb-06-11 06:12 PM   #65 
     - Well,I know you don't read for pleasure,watch tv,etc  Swede   Feb-06-11 06:26 PM   #66 
  - Nice self-validating perception there.  LanternWaste   Feb-07-11 07:29 AM   #73 
  - Bread and circuses  alarimer   Feb-06-11 06:28 PM   #67 
  - heh  RandomThoughts   Feb-06-11 07:09 PM   #68 
  - Much like music, console games, and a host of things your yourself participate in.  LanternWaste   Feb-07-11 07:32 AM   #74 
  - Today is the day I dread  RandiFan1290   Feb-07-11 05:39 AM   #70 
  - I would have watched it had Vick not been reinstated to the league.  LanternWaste   Feb-07-11 07:27 AM   #72 
  - I watch it because I like watching the best in the game play.  MilesColtrane   Feb-07-11 07:35 AM   #75 
 

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