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    Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Did anyone just hear the commentator say that Percy probably has to ride in the "back of the bus" because he hasn't attempted a three.



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by NoJantzesLeft View Post
    Did anyone just hear the commentator say that Percy probably has to ride in the "back of the bus" because he hasn't attempted a three.
    I heard sit at a different lunch table



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    I'm glad I'm not the only person who noticed that... I bet he immediately kicked himself after that one.



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    They said both but what is the big deal? If you are suggesting something racial I would try again. Jebus......



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    They said both but what is the big deal? If you are suggesting something racial I would try again. Jebus......
    Gibson is black. It doesn't matter what the announcer meant, a mountain will be made of this molehill by someone who needs to score some political points.


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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Who the hell cares?!



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    I understand that he obviously didn't mean it in a racial way... it just was... ironic?



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Edit: wrong thread.


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    “Because,” says the Lord, “Sandpeople always ride single-file, to hide their numbers.”

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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Gibson is black. It doesn't matter what the announcer meant, a mountain will be made of this molehill by someone who needs to score some political points.
    You don't say.....



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Gibson is black. It doesn't matter what the announcer meant, a mountain will be made of this molehill by someone who needs to score some political points.
    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    You don't say.....
    More like black hole, amiright?



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    You don't say.....
    I don't say. I type.


    I noticed that during the low periods of my life, when I was suffering from anguish, sorrow or defeat, I could see only one set of footprints, so I said to the Lord,
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    “Because,” says the Lord, “Sandpeople always ride single-file, to hide their numbers.”

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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    i heard it. meh. if he said it about ellerman it would make it bad.



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Gibson is black. It doesn't matter what the announcer meant, a mountain will be made of this molehill by someone who needs to score some political points.
    So is basically everyone else on the floor. It would be pretty hard to say he was singling him out due to color.



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    He didn't mean it racially at all. My god if someone gets mad over this they need to chill out. It was a joke about Percy not fitting in with this team because literally everyone except him is good at shooting threes.



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    Re: Big 12 Network Commentator's "Back of the Bus" comment...

    Quote Originally Posted by GoSTATE71 View Post
    He didn't mean it racially at all. My god if someone gets mad over this they need to chill out. It was a joke about Percy not fitting in with this team because literally everyone except him is good at shooting threes.
    . .and passing



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