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    The losing needs to STOP!

    I have been using internet message boards for years and years and years, going back to using usenet as far back as 1989. I have witnessed many a meltdown, and have noticed a correlation: the more we win, the fewer meltdowns I see. Winning more games would fix things nicely.



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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    I like sleep


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    Really you dont say?


    Last edited by cyclonefreak77; 02-22-2009 at 12:47 PM.

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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!




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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    Well maybe if we had more than one scoring threat, then winning would be a possibility



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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    Wheres the beef?


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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    Wheres the beef?


    Go Cubs Go!

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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    20 years of message boards is a good time to call it quits


    #BEATIOWA

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    Re: The losing needs to STOP!

    I've been on message boards for a long time and have witnessed a correlation between meltdown threads and losing.

    I think the meltdown threads need to stop so we can start winning again.



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