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    Re: Yahoo buys Rivals.com

    ahh, now this July 4 annoucement is all coming together! Gotta wait till the mothership is bought before an announcement.


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    Re: Yahoo buys Rivals.com

    Whoop-de-doo. Crappy web portal purchases crappy sports network. I'm sure all their competition is being brought to their knees, trembling with fear.

    I never use either of those services. The few times that I have, I've been thoroughly unimpressed.


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    Re: Yahoo buys Rivals.com

    And who was it that recently merged with Scout? MySpace or something like that?



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    Re: Yahoo buys Rivals.com

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    And who was it that recently merged with Scout? MySpace or something like that?
    News Corp purchased Scout, and merged it with MySpace. It was kind of a two-headed thing: Scout and MySpace acted as separate companies and decided the merger (officially) under their own power; it wasn't forced down from above (officially) by News Corp, though it is the parent company of both MySpace and Scout. Think of them as second-party companies; separate businesses that are wholly owned by News Corp. Actually, I guess it's one second-party business and a large branch of that second-party business, now that Scout is MySpace Sports. What a weird business structure...


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    I also remember a game with Kansas when Cy (wore a huge suit then) went out to center field, squatted, and "pooped" a couple of chickens that had been dyed blue then chased them around.
    Quote Originally Posted by DJK15

    God I hope so, even if it's not the right thing to do, KF needs to do it.
    Victory before honor.

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    Re: Yahoo buys Rivals.com

    Weird? Certainly.



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