Results 1 to 11 of 11

Thread: Knott Article

  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 88,328, Level: 92
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 1,022
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Hudson, Iowa
    Posts
    8,205
    Points
    88,328
    Level
    92
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 73
    Given: 91

    Knott Article

    Nice one in the Cedar Rapids Gazette.

    Return on investment | TheGazette



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 173,803, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Stewo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,560
    Points
    173,803
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 595
    Given: 157

    Re: Knott Article

    That really was a solid piece.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 10,825, Level: 31
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 425
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    BuffettClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Altoona, Iowa
    Posts
    1,132
    Points
    10,825
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 12
    Given: 6

    Re: Knott Article

    Great read, thanks



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 64,858, Level: 79
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,592
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    WalkingCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    5,291
    Points
    64,858
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 235
    Given: 344

    Re: Knott Article

    Go get 'em Knott! GO CYCLONES!



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 204,244, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CyFan61's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    11,202
    Points
    204,244
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,880
    Given: 725

    Re: Knott Article

    Great article but this is one of the most garbled sentences I've read in a while

    Then- and still-Warrior Jake Knott does — and did — before the sun provided any hint of warmth and comfort, buried deep beyond the horizon, yet to dawn, but sure to rise.



  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 10,338, Level: 30
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 212
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Boone
    Posts
    827
    Points
    10,338
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Knott Article

    Enjoyed reading this very cool He is a very strong willed young man ! Glad it all came together for him and us !! Proud your one of us !!



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 42,106, Level: 63
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 844
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Cincyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    2,943
    Points
    42,106
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 189
    Given: 560

    Re: Knott Article

    Nice. I love me some SlipKnott



  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 26,038, Level: 49
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 512
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Skidoosh's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,848
    Points
    26,038
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 660
    Given: 233

    Re: Knott Article

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    Great article but this is one of the most garbled sentences I've read in a while
    It took me about 10 tries reading that sentence aloud to understand what the author was trying to get across.



  9. #9
    Rookie
    Points: 9,653, Level: 29
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 297
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    533
    Points
    9,653
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 3

    Re: Knott Article

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    Great article but this is one of the most garbled sentences I've read in a while
    The Gazette has had a lot of that kind of poor writing/poor editing lately.
    They even had two comic sections in a paper last week. Another story had a headline about Coralville 'isn't finding' a kiosk at the CoralRidge Mall: Reading into the article, you discover that the City of Coralville was unable to find the FUNDING to place a kiosk at the mall. Run on sentences are also the norm. Its a disaster of a paper.



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 25,414, Level: 48
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 136
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cyclone87's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    1,814
    Points
    25,414
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 97
    Given: 66

    Re: Knott Article

    nice story, poorly written though.



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 42,841, Level: 63
    Level completed: 92%, Points required for next Level: 109
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,831
    Points
    42,841
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 443
    Given: 586

    Re: Knott Article

    Good story, nice off season football material

    “Jake is a microcosm of everything Coach Rhoads is trying to do,” said ISU running back Jeff Woody
    GOOD



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM