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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 3:58 pm 
sisyphus wrote:
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Sure it is. That's why Mariano Rivera gets paid so little.


Hey, fatboy - Davis does not throw his at 94 mph.

Namecalling. How mature of you.

You said, "A cutter is a crappy slider. Nothing more." Not "Davis's cutter". Not "A slow cutter".


Is that namecalling or fact stating?


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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:02 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 6:00 pm 
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Elmer wrote:
Is that namecalling or fact stating?

It's namecalling, and Bucfan knows it. And I'm sure your mean-spirited comment is not well-received by anyone here.

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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 6:17 pm 
Willton wrote:
Elmer wrote:
Is that namecalling or fact stating?

It's namecalling, and Bucfan knows it. And I'm sure your mean-spirited comment is not well-received by anyone here.


Criticism about being mean spirited coming from you? That's the pot calling the kettle black.


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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 6:31 pm 
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Elmer wrote:
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Elmer wrote:
Is that namecalling or fact stating?

It's namecalling, and Bucfan knows it. And I'm sure your mean-spirited comment is not well-received by anyone here.


Criticism about being mean spirited coming from you? That's the pot calling the kettle black.

I will call people out for being obtuse or being a jerk on this board, and if that's being mean-spirited, so be it. But I will never insult the physical appearance of anyone on this board. There's an astronomical difference.

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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 8:17 pm 
Willton wrote:
I will call people out for being obtuse or being a jerk on this board, and if that's being mean-spirited, so be it. But I will never insult the physical appearance of anyone on this board. There's an astronomical difference.


Defining when it's OK to be mean-spirited and when it's not. You are a walking double-standard.


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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 8:39 pm 
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Econo Wilton is right.

Bucfan, I really like your posts because you make me laugh everyday! You're such a funny guy!!

I like Sisy too. He lends a unique perspective to this board and I value his opinions. He's a good guy.

Some of us already have dysfunctional families in the real world. We don't need more of that here. This board should be a place to visit to escape the negativity. It's OK to debate points but we can't allow name calling.


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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 9:00 pm 
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For me this board is a way to share my interest in the Pirates. I think it helps me stay in tune with the PBC.

I have learned much about baseball in this last year and a half of posting and reading. There really is a great deal of knowledge out there and it has helped me appreciate the game more. I know that I'm a stronger fan today because of the board. I look forward to reading and posting when I'm not around here.

My biggest complaint is that some guys aren't willing to let it go after a lengthy discussion. Must be the need to be right and prove the other guy is not. If words were fists, sometimes I think we would be witness to some terrible beatings.Can't we come to some agreement that after venting is over, the subject is dropped and move on to something else?

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 Post subject: Re: 6-08-08 Arizona Diamondbacks at Pirates
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 11:08 pm 
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I haven't been to this board in weeks and now I remember why.


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