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  •  I am shocked this is an issue, didn't know (2+ / 0-)
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    FiredUpInCA, gsenski

    there was a big deal in football with this....all the gay men I know call football a homo-erotic pageant now

    "The poor can never be made to suffer enough." Jimmy Breslin

    by merrywidow on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 11:47:42 AM PST

    •  Bob Nelson had a stand up routine on this years (3+ / 0-)
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      zooecium, gsenski, Cassandra Waites

      ago.  I wish I could remember the joke, but the punch line involved tight ends, wide receivers and better uniforms.  

      “Most people are willing to take the Sermon on the Mount as a flag to sail under, but few will use it as a rudder by which to steer.” ― Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

      by SpamNunn on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 11:51:51 AM PST

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      •  Years ago someone did a cut and paste (1+ / 0-)
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        of play-by-play and color commentary from John Madden and Pat Summerall of all the inadvertently homoerotic things they've said calling a game on TV, things that if said outside the context of football would be almost pornographic. It was freaking hilarious.

        "Lesbian and gay people are a permanent part of the American workforce, who currently have no protection from the arbitrary abuse of their rights on the job." --Coretta Scott King

        by craigkg on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 11:54:40 AM PST

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        •  How about Cris Collinsworth (0+ / 0-)

          and all his "shoot the gap" and "penetration" comments on NBC Sunday Night Football, lol.

          "Give me a lever long enough... and I shall move the world." - Archimedes

          by mconvente on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 12:40:51 PM PST

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