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Old 10-28-2017, 01:16 PM
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Interesting....

the NAIA National Championship games have been held at College of the Ozarks for EIGHTEEN YEARS

but this season they will move elsewhere due to the stance NAIA has taken on anthem protests.

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2...anthem-dispute
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Old 11-01-2017, 02:50 PM
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Papa John's Pizza is cutting back on their advertising for the NFL, expressing that the protests are hurting their sales - people will lose their jobs -
http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/2...nthem-protests
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Old 11-02-2017, 10:55 AM
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Might actually help their business. I know I'll buy a Papa John's this weekend.
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Old 11-02-2017, 02:18 PM
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yeah but they paid the fee for the advertising spot based on ratings way back early in the season but ratings are way down, so they're now way overpaying as a result of actions in the NFL outside of their control...
Now they'll probably sue the NFL and then in turn the NFL passes the expenses on to the players' assoc.
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Old 11-19-2017, 09:46 PM
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See they had a brawl at the new entertainment center at Northwoods Mall. Wondered how long it would take.
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Old 11-19-2017, 09:52 PM
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I guess Saturday was their Grand Opening and they had a "large brawl"
http://www.1470wmbd.com/grand-openin...-marred-fight/

..they're gonna have to station cops there 24/7
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Old 11-20-2017, 04:00 PM
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The scumbags ruin it for the ones that just want to have fun. Oh for the good old days when you could walk the streets any time day or night and go anywhere.
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Old 11-22-2017, 08:15 AM
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Looks like the national anthem protests have now made it into college basketball-
Muslim player says he was kicked off Kansas team for shooting baskets during anthem
http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt...185001683.html
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Old 11-22-2017, 09:32 AM
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Looks like the national anthem protests have now made it into college basketball-
Muslim player says he was kicked off Kansas team for shooting baskets during anthem
http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt...185001683.html
His coach should be Time magazine's Man of the Year.
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Old 11-22-2017, 10:03 AM
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This event happened 3 weeks ago and the player in question has never played even a single minute for Garden City CC, he was on the team but was "redshirting".
So it probably wasn't a huge decision to dismiss the kid - wonder if they'd have dismissed the kid had he been their best player?
http://www.gctelegram.com/sports/201...-confrontation
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Old 11-27-2017, 08:16 AM
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See they had a brawl at the new entertainment center at Northwoods Mall. Wondered how long it would take.
another brawl over the weekend
http://www.pjstar.com/news/20171126/...und1-in-peoria
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Old 11-27-2017, 10:57 AM
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His coach should be Time magazine's Man of the Year.
I totally agree. If you live here, adapt. Become an American. If you dont like the customs or way of life, go back to where you came from.
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