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    The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Played before 4th Q on two games this year and both losses. Coincidence, I think not. Needs to be designated for only post game celebrations.



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Oh my god. Please do not play this song until AFTER the game!



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    There are two circumstances in which Sweet Caroline should be played:

    1) In between the 3rd and 4th quarters IF Iowa State is in the lead
    2) After an Iowa State win



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Yup, we're WAAAAY overdue to pull the plug on the old skank.



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    There are two circumstances in which Sweet Caroline should be played:

    1) In between the 3rd and 4th quarters IF Iowa State is leading by 30
    2) After an Iowa State win
    FIFY



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    There are two circumstances in which Sweet Caroline should be played:

    1) In between the 3rd and 4th quarters IF Iowa State is in the lead
    2) After an Iowa State win
    Only #2, never ever during a game.


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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Well people must be starting to feel a little better if we're ******** about this crap again.



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Hate to do this, but I think Sweet Caroline should follow the same rules as KU uses for the Rock Chalk chant...


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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    I said this last night and against UNI....The song is reserved for when were up big between the 3rd and 4th, not during the a;sldfjasl;kdfj 3rd quarter when were losing. How hard is this for them to understand. I will never in my life eat at west town pub due to this bs



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    There are two circumstances in which Sweet Caroline should be played:

    1) In between the 3rd and 4th quarters IF Iowa State is in the lead
    2) After an Iowa State win
    Wrong. Only number 2 is the correct answer.



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Sweet Caroline should only be played after a win. I don't know why they keep playing it when we are losing..it's making me hate the song now


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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    There are two circumstances in which Sweet Caroline should be played:

    1) In between the 3rd and 4th quarters IF Iowa State is in the lead
    2) After an Iowa State win
    Yep. These have been the standard 'rules' for this song, preferably only if we're up big for #1.



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Yep I told my buddy "What CF freak out if it's played and we are behind. And here it is.

    The only correct times for it to be played are as follows:


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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Play it after a win or if we are blowing out a team at the end of the 3rd. Still, I would prefer that they just play it after a W.

    How freaking hard is it to do that?



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    Re: The Curse of Sweet Caroline

    Love the song. Keep it and change nothing.


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