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LennyP TIPSHEET: On Dallas Media's Take re: the HOF voting

Discussion in 'History Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Jan 20, 2006.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    The Pro Football Hall of Fame balloting won't take place until the morning before Super Bowl XL, but some media folks in the Dallas area have already begun banging the drums, in their typically ill-informed fashion, about contentions that a bias exists against the Cowboys' candidates. In the same week, two columnists from the Fort-Worth Star Telegram penned pieces, apparently trying to win votes and influence selectors. The annual rhetoric is every bit as petty and small-minded as the Dallas area media accuses the selectors of being. It never affects the votes, and won't this year, but that probably won't stop the columnists from grinding their axes on days when they've apparently got nothing better to write.

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  2. GTaylor

    GTaylor Gif Dude

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    The FWST guys show facts to base their stories. Where's your facts/excuse Lenny?
     
  3. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Pasta Belly is off my Christmas card list.

    :grin:
     
  4. lkelly

    lkelly Well-Known Member

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    As opposed to Lenny, who writes small-minded pieces year round.
     
  5. SkinsHokieFan

    SkinsHokieFan Well-Known Member

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    Lenny is a fat bitter man

    Why does he seem to have an axe to grind with so many people?
     
  6. superpunk

    superpunk Benched

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  7. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    thats unbelievable :lmao2: :lmao:
     
  8. superpunk

    superpunk Benched

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    it's uncanny, isn't it?
     
  9. fiveandcounting

    fiveandcounting Well-Known Member

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    Len Pasquerelli - the Terrell Owens of sports journalism. Nice way to talk about your peers Lenny boy.
     
  10. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt Looking down on you Staff Member

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    I did something similar a couple years back...it is just flat out scary how much they look alike.
     
  11. superpunk

    superpunk Benched

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    Every time I read one of his articles (which seem to overwhelmingly shred teams in the East) and see that ridiculous picture, I think of Vito. I mean, comeon....you're gonna put a pic up of yourself that looks like THAT and expect to be considered a professional?
     
  12. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    I have to keep a barf bucket handy when I read any of this guys crap. He is the most uninformed biased boob to pen an article.
     
  13. EGG

    EGG Well-Known Member

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    I'm not opposed to using relative numbering quotas for the HOF,,, The way I see it, the Cowboys went to 5 Superbowls in the 70's and won 2. Pittsburgh went to 4 Superbowls and won 4. Pittsburgh's whole 70's team is in the HOF,,, Dallas should have at least 50% of their 70's team in the HOF...
    :starspin :starspin :starspin :starspin :starspin
     
  14. Derinyar

    Derinyar Well-Known Member

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    Shush, your being logical. There ain't no logic allowed in here.
     
  15. SultanOfSix

    SultanOfSix Star Power

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    Wait a second. So sometimes it's the "stats" that you have that gets you in the HOF. Other times its how many SBs you win. I see, inconsistency is logical only when applied to the 'Boys.

    Pasqadumby needs to just hush. He spends about as much time watching 'Boys games inversely proportional to the amount of time he probably eats.

    There is an obvious bias towards 'Boys and I'm tired of mediots who are obviously anti-Cowboys defending their own anti-Cowboys' biases. That's like trusting an alchoholic when he says he's not an alcoholic anymore with a Bud in his hand and is half drunk slurring his words to you.
     
  16. Yakuza Rich

    Yakuza Rich Well-Known Member

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    It's been a running joke for almost 2 years now between my friends and I that we refer to Pasquarelli as "Len Vito."


    Rich...........
     
  17. kingwhicker

    kingwhicker BCRSA

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    Just think when Pittsburgh wins the Super Bowl this year 15 years from now we'll be griping about guys like Willie Parker, Kendall Simmons, Jef Hartings, Willie Williams, Antwan Randle El, Clark Haggans, James Farrior, and Ike Taylor getting in while Michael Irvin and Rayfield Wright will still be getting voted down in the finals. Cowher, Roethlisberger, Bettis, Ward, Heath Miller, Casey Hampton, Joey Porter and all those guys will be in on the first ballot.
     
  18. #1skins fan

    #1skins fan New Member

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    Its one thing Skins/Boys fans can all agree on, this guys is a bias loser.
     

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