View Poll Results: Were you CY?

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  • I was Cy, or I am one now!

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  • I wanted to be CY, but wasn't...

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    Were you CY?

    Where you ever, or are you now, one of the CY's? Who wasn't a CY that wanted to be and why? Who never even wanted to be CY?

    This is a poll to break up the monotany of the political and religious threads. You know it's gotten kind of bad when I'm tired of seeing them.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    Man, I think it was the 2000 season but whoever was CY during basketball season had mad hops. I remember this dude dunking and stuff without assistance.



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    Re: Were you CY?

    I wasn't a CY, and likely never will be. Mostly because of the time and travel demands that go along with it. I didn't realize that you had to be willing and able to travel to most/all Cyclone events, no matter the distance and sport/season. If I didn't have a college student's budget of nothing, maybe I could have been able to swing it. However, if they'd let alumni try out, I'd LOVE being CY as a part-time job once I start teaching.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    Is this poll for dbronco or something?


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    Re: Were you CY?

    Quote Originally Posted by mjones34 View Post
    Is this poll for dbronco or something?
    The only thing I know about dbronco is that he does dorkier things than I do (name board at CF tailgate for spring scrimmage), and that's saying quite a lot.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    There is a former/present Cy lurking on this board. But will he out himself as Cy? That I don't know.



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    Re: Were you CY?

    Quote Originally Posted by C.John View Post
    There is a former/present Cy lurking on this board. But will he out himself as Cy? That I don't know.
    He did at the spring game. Let's see if his past roommate can out him anymore.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    I would gladly be a CY for spring and summer, but they require you to do it for the full academic year. That sucks. I was bummed when I found that out.


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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.
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    Re: Were you CY?

    duh, CY is a bird... none of you have ever been him..



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    Re: Were you CY?

    clonesalltheway, do you have any stories about being CY? I'm sure we'd all like to hear some of them.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    No, I wasn't Cy, and I wasn't anywhere near your place last Tuesday.



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    Re: Were you CY?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone62 View Post
    This is a poll to break up the monotany of the political and religious threads. You know it's gotten kind of bad when I'm tired of seeing them.
    I think the new Chaplain...er...Life Skills Adviser...should get to be Cy for at least one game this fall.



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    Re: Were you CY?

    Is this like trying to guess who the "Bear" was on Beat the Bear? Was I the only geek that watched Zabel get ***** faced and try to do that show? I remember one year when Walden was the bear. LOL. Good times.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    Last night I had dinner and beer with a cy from 10 years ago, uh actually come to think of it, it's more like cy from 15 years ago. D*mn I'm getting old.


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    Re: Were you CY?

    Cy isn't real? Damn, that's disappointing.


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