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    Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    I flipped over to the Iowa game to see how they were doing and I heard Dolphin describe Aaron White as Whitey. Anyone else think this is just odd? With the racial undertones of that reference I would think someone would suggest he stop, or is this just me?



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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    He nicknamed Gatens "Gater" and Woodbury "Woody", so I don't think Whitey is anything out of the ordinary.


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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Wasn't Jeff Hornacek called "Horny" all the time?



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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    I flipped over to the Iowa game to see how they were doing and I heard Dolphin describe Aaron White as Whitey. Anyone else think this is just odd? With the racial undertones of that reference I would think someone would suggest he stop, or is this just me?
    Just You.



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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    How about Dolph the Dbag.



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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    He nicknamed Gatens "Gater" and Woodbury "Woody", so I don't think Whitey is anything out of the ordinary.
    He really thinks out of the box, doesn't he? Is he a creative writing Professor Emeritus at the Iowa Writer's Workshop?


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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by scyclonekid View Post
    How about Dolph the Dbag.
    That's clever. How bout scycloneskidmark?


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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    He really thinks out of the box, doesn't he? Is he a creative writing Professor Emeritus at the Iowa Writer's Workshop?
    At least he doesn't call Woodbury "Boner".

    And he could call white "Ginger" like a BTN announcer did last year.


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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    so I don't think Whitey is anything out of the ordinary.
    NOTHING gary dolphin says is "ordinary."

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    Woodbury "Woody"
    There's only ONE Woody :



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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by Erik4Cy View Post
    NOTHING gary dolphin says is "ordinary."



    There's only ONE Woody :

    There is a difference in the Woodies though. One is long and hasn't quite learned to finish when he gets to the hole, the other has a knack for really pounding it in there and making the opponent sore the next day.


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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    It's just you.

    Also, go get a shake from Whitey's. Best shake ever.


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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    There is a difference in the Woodies though. One is long and hasn't quite learned to finish when he gets to the hole, the other has a knack for really pounding it in there and making the opponent sore the next day.
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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    I flipped over to the Iowa game to see how they were doing and I heard Dolphin describe Aaron White as Whitey. Anyone else think this is just odd? With the racial undertones of that reference I would think someone would suggest he stop, or is this just me?
    Only if someone is stupid enough to make a simple name into a racist remark. I never would have took it that way



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    Re: Gary Dolphin and the nickname 'Whitey'

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post

    And he could call white "Ginger" like a BTN announcer did last year.
    Now way - as in Ginger the Red Head? That's hilarious!


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