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    tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Pretty sure I blushed a little reading this-
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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Buncha horny nerds.



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Any group of 300+ college kids is going to have some questionable decision making, but that is above and beyond.



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    I get that it's pretty descriptive subject matter, but is this much of a surprise? I mean, they're college kids. If I had a nickel for every person with a dirty nickname that I knew when i was in college... I wasn't in the band, but I had lots of friends that were, both at UNI and ISU. This seems right in line.


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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Yeah that's a bit much.

    We had some songs with choice words in them in the ISUCF'V'MB, but nothing ridiculously offensive. Nicknames weren't explicitly demeaning either.


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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    Any group of 300+ college kids is going to have some questionable decision making, but that is above and beyond.
    I dont think any of it is that bad. It just sounds like a bunch of horny nerds doing nerdy sexual things.



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I get that it's pretty descriptive subject matter, but is this much of a surprise? I mean, they're college kids. If I had a nickel for every person with a dirty nickname that I knew when i was in college... I wasn't in the band, but I had lots of friends that were, both at UNI and ISU. This seems right in line.
    Did you read the actual report? Like cyhiphopp said, it's not like none of these things ever happened at ISU, but there are definitely things that are way over the top documented there.

    I also like the part where they completely gloss over that a staff member was in a relationship with a band member.



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Holy crap? I thought that was the Notre Dame marching band? *rimshot*

    Should I feel guilty for laughing at probably 80% of these nicknames?



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    Did you read the actual report? Like cyhiphopp said, it's not like none of these things ever happened at ISU, but there are definitely things that are way over the top documented there.

    I also like the part where they completely gloss over that a staff member was in a relationship with a band member.
    Admittedly, I just read the article and skimmed the report. What's the worse stuff?


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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Quote Originally Posted by roundball View Post
    Holy crap? I thought that was the Notre Dame marching band? *rimshot*

    Should I feel guilty for laughing at probably 80% of these nicknames?
    As long as you mushroom stamp random people you're in the clear



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Hahaha. I thought it was funny. Bunch of kids having fun is what it is. So they come up with stupid nicknames and so on. They are not hurting anyone. Just having fun.


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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    I understand that in any group of college aged kids there are going to be isolate events like these happening, but if I understand the report correctly this was going on throughout the whole band. I laughed pretty hard at the "test" they gave rookies.


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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    You guys never saw American Pie, band kids get freaky.



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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    I did however forget the part where it's 2014 and people need to be offended or outraged at something. Last night on Inside Addition, the first three stories started out "People are outraged". Really because I don't really know anyone outraged right now.


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    Re: tOSU Marching band...holy crap

    Quote Originally Posted by awd4cy View Post
    Buncha horny nerds.

    I think you meant this for the comicon thread.



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