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Old 09-17-2008, 10:00 AM   #21 (permalink)
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Well that's a plus. It's good to see people like McCain changing their minds about mma. He was beyond against it years ago but you can understand why in a way.
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Old 09-17-2008, 10:15 AM   #22 (permalink)
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I don't expect older people to like, or even acknowledge mma. I've watched a few cards when I was visiting my dad, and he was like, "what are they doing just laying on the ground? I don't get it." Thats the extent of his interest, lol. Atleast McCain isn't calling it cockfighting anymore .
I've noticed this with much of my family as well.

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Word on the street is that Barack Obama LOVES mma. I suggest you all vote for him.
Umm...no.

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right, because mccain's plan of being carbon copy of the bush administration's policies is really going to solve our nation's problems.

you know, i cant say im surprised that you're anti-obama given your sig- you just so happen to be
"forever rooting against" specifically only two black fighters? what's the deal man?
Enough about Bush. Liberals need to buck up and quit running AGAINST Bush. Run FOR Obama. Acknowledge Obama's accomplishments and have that be your ammo. Not Bush being an inadequate President (Which I agree with).

And lets not forget that it's Congress and the Senate who actually run things in the government...both are currently Democratically led, and both are in single digits in popularity, half that of what Bush currently has.

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Well thats just McCaine flip floppin again as usual to get more votes, the man is shameless
McCain has definitely changed his stance on a few issues during the race, he's just trying to gain as much of the conservative vote as he can. But if you have been paying attention to what's going on the last year and a half, you would recognize that Obama has changed his stance on almost every issue you can think of so far.

I started out as a HUGE Obama fan when he first showed up, but now he confuses the hell out of me by always saying something different every time I watch him. The Obama at the beginning of this election is nothing like the Obama we have now.
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Old 09-17-2008, 12:34 PM   #23 (permalink)
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does that matter or u just want to know? I'm just curious lol
Haha, no I'm just curious about whether he's ever been asked about it. I can't imagine Obama watching MMA.
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You've got the coolest mom ever.
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Old 09-17-2008, 12:43 PM   #24 (permalink)
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ugh. im still not going to vote for him.
me neither he.......he

anyways you kinda have to agree with him, the UFC was pretty bad in the beginning, even judge Big John said he was very conserned ( at that time )
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Old 09-17-2008, 02:07 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Of course he doesnt understand mma he doesnt even know how many houses he owns (10) by the way!
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Old 09-17-2008, 02:24 PM   #26 (permalink)
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I would think Obama would simply say, "I don't watch it, but it's non of my business."

Only conservative/republicans try to tell me what's morally right/wrong for ME to do.

I see this as McCain riding the fence as usual. I'm sure that nobody on this forum would vote for him if he came out still arguing for it to be banned.

All I can say is that if American decides to be retarded, again, and votes for another Republican president, I hope McCain is just putting on a show to get elected and that he is still the Moderate I used to like about 3 years ago. You know, before he had to get all crazy and conservative so as to try and win the presidency.

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who the **** gives shit about what favorite sport of McCain's is
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who the **** gives shit about what favorite sport of McCain's is
Obviously the people in this thread....

And the winner of the Captain Obvious award goes to ....
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ugh. im still not going to vote for him.
Lol when he loses the election, all he is going to be is an old guy who hates mma.
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Old 09-17-2008, 05:22 PM   #30 (permalink)
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Here's a question to further hijack this thread...

I was recently turned down for a high level management job because I didn't have a strong enough management background in the field. You can't blame me...the salary was almost twice what I make right now, so I had to take a shot at it. I don't disagree with the decision THAT much, but it got me thinking about Obama.

We want this guy to be President, but how can we be guaranteed that he's not going to be as bad as Bush? All the news are talking about these days are Obama's background, and the more that unfolds the more I'm beginning to realize that he hasn't even so much as run a gas station or small business. He doesn't have any experience managing finances, personnel/human resources or government/emergency services.

I understand he's an "outsider" and all, but really...will he be able to keep us floating the next 4-8 years?
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