The hypocrisy of the Bendo hate - Page 6 - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books. UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #51 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 12:14 AM
Black & Gold
Purgetheweak's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Calgary, AB
Posts: 634
As a staunch atheist, I honestly don't give a crap when fighters thank god.

Sent from my HTC-X710a using VerticalSports.Com App

D. Cerrone | R. Souza | F. Werdum | R. MacDonald | M. McDonald | D. Maia | J. Mein | C. Condit
M. Coenen | S. Kaufman | A. Davis

Purgetheweak is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #52 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 03:31 AM
It's a league game, Smokey
Ape City's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Planet of the Apes
Posts: 7,861
I hate Hughes way worse than Bendo. I started hating Bendo when he tweeted something about how he automatically assumes people who smoke are stupid.

mad props: Toxic
Ape City is offline  
post #53 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 05:08 AM
K R Y's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Wales, Boyo!
Posts: 10,672
Originally Posted by Canadian Psycho View Post
I'm not Welsh.
I feel like an innocent bystander getting attacked by a hoodlum

I don't like Bendo because I just don't. A combination of many many things.

“There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.”
K R Y is offline  
post #54 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 05:14 AM
Budhisten's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Denmark
Posts: 9,216
In theory I should dislike Bendo - But I really, really like him as a fighter

MMAForum - Please follow, like and download our app!
Budhisten is offline  
post #55 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 11:35 AM
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 271
Originally Posted by Ari View Post
I think it's inappropriate to use the UFC (or any other major sports organization) as a platform to share one's religious faith. Religion to me, is a personal thing and should be kept private and out of the public venue. I have no problem with Henderson being religious, I have a problem with him using the UFC as a means to promote it. I don't understand that if he wants to thank "god", why can't he do it privately?

I'm indifferent to Henderson as a person and a fighter. I don't actively root against him but I wouldn't by any stretch label myself as a fan.

Also...Matt Hughes gets major, major hate just about everywhere and there is a reason for that. He's just had a hell of a career and has done so much for the UFC, that his personality often goes ignored.
I agree 100% with Ari.
neoseeker is offline  
post #56 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 12:40 PM
Super Ultra Great Delicious Wonderful
osmium's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 6,517
Originally Posted by Canadian Psycho View Post
Tyron Woodley just thanked the Kingdom of God. F u ck that guy.
osmium is offline  
post #57 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 01:00 PM
It's Hammer Time!
Hammerlock2.0's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Germany
Posts: 9,589
Thou shalt keep thy religion to thyself. It's the 11th commandment, look it up.

Rookie Hammer Squad 2015
Frankie Edgar - Dominick Cruz - Jorge Masvidal - Cat Zingano - Holly Holm

Last edited by Hammerlock2.0; 02-03-2013 at 05:12 PM.
Hammerlock2.0 is offline  
post #58 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 03:37 PM
MLD's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Oregon Country
Posts: 643
I'm a Bendo fan. I respect his fighting style, work ethic, positive attitude, willingness to stand up for what he believes, and I find his backstory an interesting success story.

I don't like long shaggy hair or big huge tattoos on anybody, and I think fighting with a toothpick in one's mouth is poor judgment. But none of those things would erase the points that I respect about him. Amazing how people are so quick to ignore his admirable traits and hate him for trivial things. What he stands for really bothers some people which is more their problem than it is his really.
MLD is offline  
post #59 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 03:58 PM
mmaswe82's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,032
Originally Posted by Soojooko View Post
Insult? Are you mad?? Do you not recognize the sweet tones of inter racial love banter?

Anyway... Benson = knob faced jerry curl baby jesus fiddler.
Hahahaha! If only I had soojoos way with words...this, this and this again and also thx for once again making my life a few hours longer.

I'm also 100% sure Hughes is more hated than Bendo, the stupid religion thing being part of it.

mmaswe82 is offline  
post #60 of 90 (permalink) Old 02-03-2013, 04:09 PM
Super Heavyweight
joshua7789's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 4,322
I dont mind when someone starts spouting off about jesus or xenu, or whatever it is that mormons believe (i think it has something to do with magic plates or some shit), in fact, I prefer it. It lets me know that I do not have to share my drugs with them.
joshua7789 is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome