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    Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    I just don't care who plays or who wins the Super Bowl.


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    There is such a thing as a stupid question.


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    I think you are the only one. Even if people don't care who plays they watch for the commercials or because IT'S THE SUPERBOWL!!!!!!



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    No, I don't either. We're having a party, but that's just an excuse for absurd quantities of snack food and hanging out with people. I will probably watch less than 10% of the game/commercials.


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    Yes, you're the only one. Even women watch it for the ads!

    I am definitely an NFL fan, I love football and think the NFL puts on a good show. However, I'm not truly passionate about any teams (even the Seahawks) so I always just enjoy good games. Plus, the Super Bowl is the last real game of the season, and AFL can only get me so far until next season.



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    To me, its just an excuse for a party... I could care less about the game...



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    so what are you going to do tomorrow? wont you be bored while everyone else is having tons of fun with their friends?


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by dinger View Post
    so what are you going to do tomorrow? wont you be bored while everyone else is having tons of fun with their friends?
    I think that I've recovered from my broken collarbone to where I can go skiing. So I should be on the slopes at Steamboat.


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    i watch it, but really dont care about it


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by SeattleClone View Post
    Yes, you're the only one. Even women watch it for the ads!

    I am definitely an NFL fan, I love football and think the NFL puts on a good show. However, I'm not truly passionate about any teams (even the Seahawks) so I always just enjoy good games. Plus, the Super Bowl is the last real game of the season, and AFL can only get me so far until next season.
    The AFL isn't going to get you anywhere next season, as it has been cancelled for the year.



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by 06Panther View Post
    The AFL isn't going to get you anywhere next season, as it has been cancelled for the year.
    What about the ABA? Not that was some good basketball.



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    Were it not pretty much a job requirement, I wouldn't necessarily watch it. As it is, the last three Superbowls, I have recorded it on my DVR and pretty much watched each play, zipped to the next play, zipped through the commercials, and watched the game in about an hour.

    I really can't remember much about the Superbowls, because it's mostly been an excuse to get together and enjoy a party for much of my adult life. I remember the Superbowls from 1980's way more than the 1990's and beyond.


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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    I only watch it if I have a rooting interest. I don't watch it just because "its the supa bowl, omg guize I have to watch lolzz."



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    You may want to rethink your viewing decision this Sunday:

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...uper-bowl.html



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    Re: Am I the only one who doesn't watch the Super Bowl

    I catch some, I miss some. There's one every three or four years that really catches my interest. Mostly I just watch it as an event.



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