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CreekDog Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-22-10 07:38 PM
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55. He was a terrific quarterback while he was abusing dogs
so I'm supposed to be impressed that he can play well without abusing them?

I fail to see the miracle.
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  -Why all the nationwide Vick worship? BeachBaby  Dec-22-10 06:25 PM   #0 
  - Mmm...got a great seat here.  flvegan   Dec-22-10 06:26 PM   #1 
  - Please pass the popcorn  Missy Vixen   Dec-22-10 06:28 PM   #4 
  - Milk Duds please  FreakinDJ   Dec-22-10 06:30 PM   #9 
     - is the debt paid while still on probation?  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 06:43 PM   #20 
     - He brought back all those dogs?  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 12:30 AM   #90 
     - Love the "Self-Rightous Indignation" How much Chinese made crap you buy for Christmas  FreakinDJ   Dec-23-10 05:21 AM   #110 
        - Interesting comparison.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:38 PM   #123 
     - You don't know what "debt" is.  flvegan   Dec-23-10 01:14 AM   #103 
     - Yes, he's paid the debt society assessed.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:39 PM   #125 
  - Want a Yuengling to wash it down?  BeachBaby   Dec-22-10 06:31 PM   #10 
  - Are there really that many Vick fans on DU?  derby378   Dec-22-10 06:27 PM   #2 
  - If you state that he has served his time and now has the right to pursue his career ...  11 Bravo   Dec-22-10 06:34 PM   #14 
  - He's got the right to do what he likes  notesdev   Dec-22-10 07:02 PM   #33 
  - Im a fan  niceypoo   Dec-22-10 11:06 PM   #79 
  - You said it well, and accurately.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:37 PM   #122 
  - watch this thread  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:30 PM   #49 
  - No, there are mainly people who believe he's done his time.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:42 PM   #126 
  - Cause a guy with a fat paycheck needs all the help he can get. Nt  xchrom   Dec-22-10 06:28 PM   #3 
  - I don't see or hear a whole lot of Vick fluffing going on...  Earth_First   Dec-22-10 06:29 PM   #5 
  - There isn't. Mostly people who acknowledge he served his time.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:45 PM   #127 
  - I don't get it. I think what he did was nigh on unforgivable.  cali   Dec-22-10 06:29 PM   #6 
  - Delete.  BeachBaby   Dec-22-10 06:29 PM   #7 
  - Vick deserved a second chance and got one. He served his time and I forgive him.  Cali_Democrat   Dec-22-10 06:30 PM   #8 
  - Forgiveness comes from the victim of the offense  LanternWaste   Dec-22-10 06:32 PM   #12 
  - What do you mean by fan?  Cali_Democrat   Dec-22-10 06:33 PM   #13 
  - Sorry, anything other than calling for his expulsion from the NFL makes you not only a fan ...  11 Bravo   Dec-22-10 06:36 PM   #16 
  - Why do you insist on saying Vick "served his time"  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:09 PM   #36 
  - I meant his jail time obviously he couldn't play football when he was in jail.  Cali_Democrat   Dec-22-10 07:39 PM   #56 
  - Prison time  niceypoo   Dec-22-10 11:08 PM   #80 
  - not the probation, this...  KurtNYC   Dec-23-10 07:44 AM   #112 
  - He is not on probation. He is on parole. He served his prison sentence  quiller4   Dec-22-10 11:12 PM   #83 
  - Let the Pits have at 'em... and see.  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 12:33 AM   #91 
     - I'm insane?  Cali_Democrat   Dec-23-10 02:01 PM   #132 
  - If thats the case then so should condemnation  Egnever   Dec-22-10 06:56 PM   #31 
  - Some creatures can't forgive him  TZ   Dec-22-10 06:44 PM   #21 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-23-10 12:38 AM   #92 
     - thank you  CreekDog   Dec-23-10 01:02 AM   #98 
     - +1  shireen   Dec-23-10 01:04 AM   #100 
  - i thought serving one's time includes doing probation  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 06:44 PM   #22 
  - You're the first person I've ever heard make that claim. n/t  cherokeeprogressive   Dec-22-10 07:15 PM   #40 
  - then you aren't very informed  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:33 PM   #52 
     - Read your first paragraph again.  cherokeeprogressive   Dec-22-10 07:49 PM   #63 
  - Here's something for you...  cherokeeprogressive   Dec-22-10 07:16 PM   #42 
  - He got a slap on the wrist.  Lucian   Dec-22-10 07:20 PM   #45 
  - if either of us did what he did, we'd never even be arrested  pitohui   Dec-22-10 07:46 PM   # 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-23-10 12:41 AM   #93 
  - Just because you don't know anyone who hasn't been arrested for it...  Lucian   Dec-23-10 01:02 AM   #99 
  - This is true.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:22 PM   #120 
  - I'm ith you. So glad my  emilyg   Dec-22-10 09:33 PM   #74 
  - The only reason you forgive him is because he's a football star.  Dappleganger   Dec-22-10 07:30 PM   #50 
  - I believe he can be given a 2nd chance without being "forgiven."  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:47 PM   #129 
  - all Vicks gotta do now is pledge that tax break to some charity.  Skink   Dec-22-10 06:32 PM   #11 
  - He's single handedly winning a shit-ton of Fantasy leagues  Mojambo   Dec-22-10 06:35 PM   #15 
  - Because he wins  TZ   Dec-22-10 06:41 PM   #17 
  - OK... being a Tennessean, I'm gonna say something here.  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 12:49 AM   #94 
  - Hell, many Americans worship Palin.... Assholes are in fashion...  hlthe2b   Dec-22-10 06:41 PM   #18 
  - Because he performs charity circumcisions in his free time?  apocalypsehow   Dec-22-10 06:42 PM   #19 
  - it doesn't matter what anybody thinks  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 06:47 PM   #23 
  - I am not surprised.  MGB67   Dec-22-10 06:47 PM   #24 
  - It's so hard. Bless you.  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 12:58 AM   #95 
  - I think I'd want to know where those jersies are being bought before concluding it's nationwide  petronius   Dec-22-10 06:48 PM   #25 
  - Its the NFL top selling jersey  TZ   Dec-22-10 06:54 PM   #28 
  - not on this list  KurtNYC   Dec-22-10 07:30 PM   #51 
     - Here's the list that was read on the radio....  BeachBaby   Dec-22-10 09:05 PM   #73 
     - April 1st through September 15th?  CreekDog   Dec-23-10 12:59 AM   #96 
  - Its the NFL top selling jersey  TZ   Dec-22-10 06:55 PM   #29 
  - That doesn't really follow: if 10 people in 31 cities buy a local QBs jersey, and 11 people  petronius   Dec-22-10 06:59 PM   #32 
     - You have 32 teams  TZ   Dec-22-10 07:08 PM   #35 
  - Obviously, I don't have a tally on where they're being bought, BUT....  BeachBaby   Dec-22-10 06:56 PM   #30 
  - The nationwide "meme" is that Vick is a story of redemption  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:36 PM   #54 
  - apparently he can throw, kick and spike balls almost as well as he throws, kicks and spikes dogs  northernlights   Dec-22-10 06:52 PM   #26 
  - I couldn't agree more...  KansDem   Dec-22-10 07:17 PM   #43 
  - Well  AsahinaKimi   Dec-22-10 06:52 PM   #27 
  - So you are under the idea that nobody deserves a second chance ever?  no limit   Dec-22-10 07:06 PM   #34 
  - the OP was questioning the adulation, not the second chance  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:23 PM   #47 
  - You know why  malaise   Dec-22-10 07:10 PM   #37 
  - Yeah, I lost my fantasy football play off game because of him  no limit   Dec-22-10 07:12 PM   #39 
  - You support Pete Rose's induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame, correct?  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:20 PM   #46 
  - Actually, gambling doesn't bother me as much as making  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 01:04 AM   #101 
     - yeah me too  CreekDog   Dec-23-10 12:39 PM   #124 
  - He was a terrific quarterback while he was abusing dogs  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:38 PM   #55 
  - No, I didn't see what he did. His visage is not allowed in my house.  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 01:01 AM   #97 
  - How many people know the full extent of his involvement?  beam me up scottie   Dec-22-10 07:11 PM   #38 
  - Speciesism?  roody   Dec-22-10 07:15 PM   #41 
  - don't be naive  BOG PERSON   Dec-22-10 08:55 PM   #71 
     - My dog wouldn't. Would yours?  roody   Dec-24-10 01:10 AM   #134 
  - Fuck Vick.  Lucian   Dec-22-10 07:19 PM   #44 
  - the sad thing is that he's probably safer with them than they are with him  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:29 PM   #48 
     - Exactly!  beam me up scottie   Dec-22-10 07:46 PM   #62 
  - He has redeemed himself.  Creative   Dec-22-10 07:36 PM   #53 
  - Oh, I don't know.  BeachBaby   Dec-22-10 07:43 PM   #58 
  - Vick is not asking to be allowed to return to dog fighting.  Creative   Dec-22-10 07:54 PM   #65 
  - he is asking to have a dog  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 08:26 PM   #67 
     - Who did he ASK if he could have a dog? I must have missed that. n/t  cherokeeprogressive   Dec-22-10 08:51 PM   #70 
     - he was bring interviewed and said after his probation he might want a dog  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 11:28 PM   #87 
     - The OP was bemoaning the fact that Vick has become so popular that "his jersey  Creative   Dec-23-10 04:35 AM   #108 
  - That's a bogus analogy  toastbutter   Dec-22-10 09:00 PM   #72 
  - you mean he stopped killing dogs? do you get medals for that?  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 08:28 PM   #68 
     - +1.  BeachBaby   Dec-22-10 08:41 PM   #69 
     - Okay, I'll put you down as one of those who does not believe that people deserve a second chance.  Creative   Dec-23-10 09:49 AM   #115 
        - second chance? absolutely he does...it's adulation i'm not on board with at this point  CreekDog   Dec-23-10 10:19 AM   #116 
  - what's this "convicted killer" meme? he was convicted of animal cruelty, dogfighting etc  pitohui   Dec-22-10 07:40 PM   #57 
  - (double facepalm)  flvegan   Dec-22-10 07:44 PM   #60 
  - wow  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 07:45 PM   #61 
  - "as far as i know vick killed some dogs"  beam me up scottie   Dec-22-10 07:50 PM   #64 
  - Killing is one thing. Torture is quite another. nt  tblue37   Dec-23-10 05:07 AM   #109 
  - Well said.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:24 PM   #121 
  - Well...His Popularity At The Moment...  WiffenPoof   Dec-22-10 07:43 PM   #59 
  - and that he is doing it while not killing and maiming dogs --a feat of character unseen since  CreekDog   Dec-22-10 08:25 PM   #66 
     - Lets play michael vick  MGB67   Dec-22-10 10:50 PM   #75 
  - Why all the Vick obsession?  TexasObserver   Dec-22-10 11:00 PM   #76 
  - Have you ever had a dog? NT  MGB67   Dec-22-10 11:05 PM   #78 
  - Fuck it  MGB67   Dec-22-10 11:10 PM   #81 
  - You're really going to invoke Hitler?  TexasObserver   Dec-22-10 11:21 PM   #86 
  - Yes. I've also known humans.  TexasObserver   Dec-22-10 11:18 PM   #85 
     - Perhaps I should have said....  MGB67   Dec-23-10 01:45 AM   #104 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-23-10 08:26 AM   #114 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-23-10 10:44 AM   #117 
  - this blurb and graphic pic pretty much explain it all  KurtNYC   Dec-23-10 07:29 AM   #111 
  - A lot of people want to make money off him.  moondust   Dec-22-10 11:04 PM   #77 
  - Personality aside, he's having a phenomenal season.  rucky   Dec-22-10 11:12 PM   #82 
  - Leave Michael Vick ALONE!  democracy1st   Dec-22-10 11:17 PM   #84 
  - It boggles my mind.  Lugnut   Dec-23-10 12:26 AM   #88 
  - It's contrived.  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 12:29 AM   #89 
  - Time for reality. This is what the sick fucker did!  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 01:12 AM   #102 
  - He actually did worse.  flvegan   Dec-23-10 02:03 AM   #105 
     - I've seen those, too.  Kalyke   Dec-23-10 02:12 AM   #106 
        - Yes, I do.  flvegan   Dec-23-10 02:15 AM   #107 
  - "Why all the nationwide Vick worship?" Really simple, a very busy PR machine.  Stevenmarc   Dec-23-10 07:47 AM   #113 
  - As a quarterback, he's ok...  rasputin1952   Dec-23-10 10:45 AM   #118 
  - The vicious hatred of Vick is more troubling than the hero worship.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 12:16 PM   #119 
  - He's winning...  MrScorpio   Dec-23-10 12:46 PM   #128 
  - Because he's playing football at a Jordan-like level.  sofa king   Dec-23-10 12:51 PM   #130 
     - Very smart analysis of the situation.  TexasObserver   Dec-23-10 01:04 PM   #131 
        - Thank you, TxO.  sofa king   Dec-23-10 02:57 PM   #133 
 

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