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    Those stupid horns at the world cup

    They may get banned:

    AFP: World Cup organiser mulls vuvuzela ban

    I cannot stand it, I have been turning the sound off when watching the games it is so annoying.


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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    They may get banned:

    AFP: World Cup organiser mulls vuvuzela ban

    I cannot stand it, I have been turning the sound off when watching the games it is so annoying.
    I don't think horn guy will be too pleased...


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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    Yeah, they suck.



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    sad that this has been discussed since the CONCAF games last year and nothing has been done since ....


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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    I dont understand what the point of these are except for driving people nuts. I couldnt imagine being one of the players and having to deal with this crap while playing.


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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    You get used to it after a bit.



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    You get used to it



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    You get used to it

    I got used to them watching the Confederation Cup games last year. Don't even notice them now.



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    what else is there to do as a fan at a soccer game? Gotta keep yourself awake some how.



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    I can go either way ... if they can 'reduce' them in the background of TV, great... if not, the game is so much better that i don't pay attention to that sound.

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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    Sounds like they are playing in a giant bee bee hive...



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    My friend is bringing me back one from SA, I cant wait to annoy her at football games now.



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    I think they're annoying too, since it sounds like the matches are being played in a beehive.

    However, I do think that they represent the culture of the country chosen to host the cup, and that FIFA should have known this going in. To ban the horns now would be indicative of an oversight on FIFA's part. I think they should stay, if for no other reason than it creates an authentic South African soccer experience. Athletes in other sports deal with noise all the time, this is just one other thing soccer players should quit whining about.


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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    They are so obnoxious, I can't keep soccer on in the background while I'm doing something else. I just imagine being at the world cup, and the guy sitting behind you blasting on a horn the entire match.



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    Re: Those stupid horns at the world cup

    They are annoying at first but then you kind of get used to them.



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