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Old 05-08-2008, 03:54 AM   #101 (permalink)
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It always strikes me how many people assume the black guy in the match - is far bigger than the other guy. For ages after both fights everyone was like Rampage is so gigantic, he really dwarfs Chuck (actually no Chuck is bigger). Or the same thing with Houston and Jardine (again no, Jardine is bigger).
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Old 05-08-2008, 04:02 AM   #102 (permalink)
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Have you seen that one black guy fight....I can't remember his name but he fought that white guy that everyone loves.

Me: " Are you talking about Rampage or Anderson Silva "

Them: " ya "

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lol the other day at work

my boss-did u see ufc the other night on fox?
me-no who was fighting?
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me-rampage?
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the type of shit i put up with all the time, if it wasnt for my brother, a couple of friends and this forum id feel so alone with all this mma knowledge
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Old 05-08-2008, 04:22 AM   #103 (permalink)
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i was at my mates and i was talking to another guy about ufc 85, another guy then states kimbo's had a couple of ufc fights and owned the guys he fought.
i told him he hasnt
then he preceeds to tell me he has, he has seen them on youtube and asked me if i wanted to bet on it
i ended up not paying for grog that night though he did try and debate whether ufc is the same as mma
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Old 05-08-2008, 04:37 AM   #104 (permalink)
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i was at my mates and i was talking to another guy about ufc 85, another guy then states kimbo's had a couple of ufc fights and owned the guys he fought.
i told him he hasnt
then he preceeds to tell me he has, he has seen them on youtube and asked me if i wanted to bet on it
i ended up not paying for grog that night though he did try and debate whether ufc is the same as mma
lol yeah anytime guys are fighting in an octagon it must be ufc
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Old 05-08-2008, 08:41 AM   #105 (permalink)
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lol yeah anytime guys are fighting in an octagon it must be ufc
dude you should pay up, Kimbo Slice is the best UFC fighter ever!!!!
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Old 05-08-2008, 12:32 PM   #106 (permalink)
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lol the other day at work

my boss-did u see ufc the other night on fox?
me-no who was fighting?
my boss-the champion
me-rampage?
my boss-nah the guy with the goatie who beat liddell
me-oh you mean keith jardine
my boss-yeah him


the type of shit i put up with all the time, if it wasnt for my brother, a couple of friends and this forum id feel so alone with all this mma knowledge
LOL!! Some people just have no clue. Its funny how they still try and engage in conversation about it though.
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Old 05-08-2008, 12:55 PM   #107 (permalink)
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It always strikes me how many people assume the black guy in the match - is far bigger than the other guy. For ages after both fights everyone was like Rampage is so gigantic, he really dwarfs Chuck (actually no Chuck is bigger). Or the same thing with Houston and Jardine (again no, Jardine is bigger).
Yeah, this is always the best. It's closely related to the "Man, that guy is ripped and he will win" school of thought.

I was at a bar a few weeks ago with some friends and one of the Pride highlight shows from Fox Sports was on. They were showing the Fedor vs Zulu fight and one guy goes "Dude, that black dude is huge, he's going to beat the crap out of that chubby white guy". I'm like "nope, that chubby white guy is the best MMA fighter in the world". He's like "there is no way that guy is one of the best fighters in the world". He quickly shut up when Fedor beat him down seconds after the opening bell.
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