Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 19
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 21,643, Level: 44
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 7
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsCreated Album picturesVeteran
    MIClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Central Michigan
    Posts
    2,029
    Points
    21,643
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 133
    Given: 243

    Penn St. and the media

    Why is Penn St on national TV again? They obviously aren't good. Is their fan base being rewarded for what has gone on? I don't get it.



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 62,022, Level: 77
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 1,228
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Prone2Clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    4,004
    Points
    62,022
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 807
    Given: 341

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    Kind of like watching NASCAR for the crashes maybe?



  3. #3
    Burgermeister!
    Points: 374,908, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    TykeClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    23,891
    Points
    374,908
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 882
    Given: 1,352

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    Part of their NCAA punishment should have been to force their games to only be shown on the longhorn network.


    Asteroids are nature's way of asking "How's that space program going?"

  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 919,135, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    61,643
    Points
    919,135
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,927
    Given: 4,987

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    Quote Originally Posted by TykeClone View Post
    Part of their NCAA punishment should have been to force their games to only be shown on the longhorn network.
    I understand hating the longhorn network, but isn't that a bit much?


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  5. #5
    Burgermeister!
    Points: 374,908, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    TykeClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    23,891
    Points
    374,908
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 882
    Given: 1,352

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    I understand hating the longhorn network, but isn't that a bit much?
    why - it solves two problems. It gives that network football games to show and it keeps penn state off of national tv. It's a win-win!


    Asteroids are nature's way of asking "How's that space program going?"

  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 134,821, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 35.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Cyclonesince78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    11,068
    Points
    134,821
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,269
    Given: 3,967

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    Ratings.... The Nascar crash is a good example.



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 62,022, Level: 77
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 1,228
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Prone2Clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    4,004
    Points
    62,022
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 807
    Given: 341

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    I agree...PSU shouldn't be on TV as part of their spanking.



  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 33,814, Level: 56
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 436
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,931
    Points
    33,814
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 282
    Given: 7

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    They won't be much then next 3-5 seasons. The media "story" will have worn off by then and they will just be your typical run of the mill bad team.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 42,253, Level: 63
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 697
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    BloodyBuddy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    1,625
    Points
    42,253
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 115
    Given: 31

    Why is Penn State on ABC?

    I refuse to watch this pedophile university. ABC should be ashamed of themselves putting this on TV for a money grab.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 151,087, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdriveRecommendation Second ClassSocial
    CLONECONES's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    RVA
    Posts
    7,226
    Points
    151,087
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 15

    Re: Why is Penn State on ABC?

    their first 3 games are ABC

    pathetic




    Self proclaimed 2012 CF Newcomer of the Year

    CLONECONES

  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 23,257, Level: 46
    Level completed: 71%, Points required for next Level: 293
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,461
    Points
    23,257
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 90
    Given: 67

    Re: Why is Penn State on ABC?

    I was flipping through the channels and noticed that as well. I felt dirty and went back the other way.


    Last edited by 19210; 09-08-2012 at 01:57 PM.

  12. #12
    Hooper drives the boat, Chief
    Points: 645,189, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 45.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Mr Janny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    25,520
    Points
    645,189
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,154
    Given: 393

    Re: Why is Penn State on ABC?

    simply put, there's interest.


    "What a horrible night to have a curse."
    -Simon Belmont

    "Please bury me with all my stuff, because you know it's mine..."
    -Master Shake

    "Passersby were amazed by the unusually large amounts of blood."
    -Lorem Ipsum

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 71,066, Level: 82
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 384
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    5,603
    Points
    71,066
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 223
    Given: 218

    Re: Why is Penn State on ABC?

    There is something wrong with having a Disney-owned company profiting off of a pedophile school situation by airing their games.



  14. #14
    Hooper drives the boat, Chief
    Points: 645,189, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 45.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Mr Janny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    25,520
    Points
    645,189
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,154
    Given: 393

    Re: Why is Penn State on ABC?

    Quote Originally Posted by nj829 View Post
    There is something wrong with having a Disney-owned company profiting off of a pedophile school situation by airing their games.
    That's business.


    "What a horrible night to have a curse."
    -Simon Belmont

    "Please bury me with all my stuff, because you know it's mine..."
    -Master Shake

    "Passersby were amazed by the unusually large amounts of blood."
    -Lorem Ipsum

  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 21,643, Level: 44
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 7
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsCreated Album picturesVeteran
    MIClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Central Michigan
    Posts
    2,029
    Points
    21,643
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 133
    Given: 243

    Re: Penn St. and the media

    Business or not, it is disgusting. There is nothing wrong with a business conforming to basic social norms. In fact, it should be expected. Unfortunately, we have come to expect the opposite, if there is money to be made.



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: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM