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    The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    The Florida Marlins are looking for some footloose fat men. The National League team is creating an all-male, plus-size cheerleading squad to be dubbed the Manatees.

    The team hopes to recruit seven to 10 tubby men to dance, cheer and jiggle during Friday and Saturday home games this season

    Men selected for the Manatees won't be paid. They'll get tickets to games they perform at, and the honor of dancing in front of crowds that have been smallest in major league baseball for the last two seasons.

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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    That.is.awesome.



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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    Will they be anything like this? (gotta get about a minute in)

    [ame="http://youtube.com/watch?v=ABqh9N-Mw5E"]YouTube - pendulum - slam[/ame]

    (your co-workers might not appreciate this at work ;) but not quite deserving of a NWS label)


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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    Vitte, Dulcedo, Sipes

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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    If it is anything like the pendulum slam, I don't think people will be returning for seconds.


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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    This is one of the best ideas I've ever heard of in sports.



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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    Apparently this week's sign of the impending apocalypse...



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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    Quote Originally Posted by Warder60 View Post
    Will they be anything like this? (gotta get about a minute in)

    YouTube - pendulum - slam

    (your co-workers might not appreciate this at work ;) but not quite deserving of a NWS label)
    Ohhh, and I know better than to open videos in a fat man thread while eating lunch



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    Re: The Marlins Are Holding Tryouts For Fat Male Cheerleaders

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    Apparently this week's sign of the impending apocalypse...

    I just saw those guys going down Ashworth...


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