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    Okie State pregame intro question

    I wasn't at the game last week... were Okie State fans advised to take cover before the game? In light of the recent plane crash, I assume the Athletic Dept. used some discretion and amended the usual pregame intro, but you never know.



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    No, it was the normal intro. Weather wasnt even a factor in the crash, so i dont know why a storm warning should be 'amended' for them.



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Normal intro.


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Normal intro, no issue.



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Yeah maybe if those coaches were killed by a tornado it would be advisable to alter the intro, but I don't see any reason to for a plane crash.



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    I can see the OP's point, but I don't believe it was a real problem. It was part of the 'moving on like normal' thing that the football game was supposed to provide.


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    They watched it in stride. The moment of silensce tribute was just before that. All done in good taste. Their band was trying to play them into victory at the end of the fourth quarter but it did not work. They had more O-Sue fans than some of the other Big 12 teams did this year. They were just upset that their team flamed out when Knott tipped the pass to Superman.


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    No, it was the normal intro. Weather wasnt even a factor in the crash, so i dont know why a storm warning should be 'amended' for them.
    You're totally right... a message clearly stating Okie State fans should take cover because of IMPENDING DANGER is not a big deal. What was I thinking?



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by creightonclone View Post
    You're totally right... a message clearly stating Okie State fans should take cover because of IMPENDING DANGER is not a big deal. What was I thinking?
    Someone is over sensitive....



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by creightonclone View Post
    You're totally right... a message clearly stating Okie State fans should take cover because of IMPENDING DANGER is not a big deal. What was I thinking?
    I don't know...


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by creightonclone View Post
    You're totally right... a message clearly stating Okie State fans should take cover because of IMPENDING DANGER is not a big deal. What was I thinking?


    Wow, way too oversensitive and an extreme stretch.

    Its not like they said 'brace for impact'



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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    I see your point, but what good will it do to complain about it now?

    I imagine that we would have heard an apology come from the AD if OSU fans had complained.


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    Someone is over sensitive....
    No kidding. A lot of woosies these days.


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by creightonclone View Post
    You're totally right... a message clearly stating Okie State fans should take cover because of IMPENDING DANGER is not a big deal. What was I thinking?
    your reading too much into it, I guarantee the OSU fans thought nothing of it.


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    Re: Okie State pregame intro question

    Quote Originally Posted by creightonclone View Post
    You're totally right... a message clearly stating Okie State fans should take cover because of IMPENDING DANGER is not a big deal. What was I thinking?


    wtf....quit being a troll.

    have an opinion if you were actually there.


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