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Old 06-11-10, 07:44 AM   #1
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TMI, UA. We REALLY don't need to know about your problems.
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This is the biggest event in the world!!!
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Old 06-11-10, 07:59 AM   #6
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National Anthems are being played. This is the way they should be done. The whole stadium and all the players. Screw that special singer crap we have...
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Methinks Killer Strawberry hacked UA's acct.
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I'm just excited, what can I say?
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Wait, I don't have my riot gear back from the cleaners.
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another sporting event that I'm sooo not going to watch
but for those who watch it, have fun!
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The SA - Mexico game was good. Who brought the springbok tacos?

*waiting for the UK -USA match*
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What the eff is with those vuvuzela horns?! Holy schlit those things have got to go. Can you imagine an NFL game with those things. It's no wonder they riot!
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the horns annoyed me at first, now I'm used to them. glad for that, as I have been looking forward to the Cup for some time!
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It's not my choice of sports but it was interesting to see the USA vs Limeys.

What's up with all those morons blowing into the kazoos during the game?
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The vuvuzelas sound like there is a massive swarm of football fan bees surrounding the stadiums. I couldn't believe
how loud they were at first but now I don't notice them.

Australia was squished in the match versus Germany.

I'm mostly curious about the North Korea match now.
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Well that was exciting. we played much better than the Aussies and got our best result at a World Cup Finals. It's nice to be able to gloat over that.
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Soccer is great... if you have insomnia.
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Old 06-16-10, 11:13 AM   #23
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Soccer is great... if you have insomnia.
Especially since late at night I can always find a soccer game on the spanish channel.
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Especially since late at night I can always find a soccer game on the spanish channel.
Been there done that... after a season of hockey soccer is almost as slow as watching golf.
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Old 06-18-10, 03:41 PM   #25
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Been there done that... after a season of hockey soccer is almost as slow as watching golf.
well put my frosty neighbor.

September will be here shortly and we'll re-establish our national adversities.
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