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VIDEO: Dallas Cowboys New Stadium Gala 12/14

Discussion in 'Artwork Zone' started by DBoys, Dec 14, 2006.

  1. DBoys

    DBoys New Member

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  2. J-DOG

    J-DOG Active Member

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    Just saw it.

    Some of that stuff comes across as hokey until you see just how great the new stadium is gonna really be.

    When they start off by mentioning the Great Pyramids to the Taj Mahal and then that leads to the new Cowboys stadium....I think I know why it took so long for the unveiling of the plans to the public now.

    They had to produce that video that Hollywood would be proud of. Jeez!

    It seemed like a mini-movie....I wasn't to sure I wouldn't see Tom Hanks in that thing.:D

    After all the great buildup with everything it still comes thru with the stadium looking great. That's all you can hope for after all. Great job Jerry Jones!:bow:
     
  3. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    Costa's said "Silver" star on helmet....... arggggh!
     
  4. BigDPlayer

    BigDPlayer Active Member

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    Unbelievable. Truly a breathtaking stadium. What I wouldn't give to be in that lounge when the players come through for kickoff. Are you KIDDING ME??!!
     
  5. NMfan

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    I thought it was hokey as well but wow what a stadium. Super Job Jones family.:bow:
     
  6. igtmfo

    igtmfo Well-Known Member

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    Fun to see the entire ceremony on video, all 40-something minutes worth. Thanks for the link.

    I heard Norm say that Costas appeared for free. Apparently the offer of Jerry's Jet and free champagne did the trick.
     
  7. LeonDixson

    LeonDixson Illegitimi non carborundum

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    It's going to be a magnificient stadium. Just what the Cowboys deserve.

    I found it interesting that Jerry already has corporate sponsorship built into the kids' areas, etc. I wonder how much Ford, Dr. Pepper, etal are kicking in to the cost of the stadium.
     
  8. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    Give him a break...he was reading it off a teleprompter.
     
  9. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    I hope they are kicking in a bunch. I heard Stephen Jones on with Norm today saying that the stadium is going to cost around a $billion. That is some serious cash and way over the original projection of $650 million. He said that it is possible that it could even exceed the $billion mark.
     
  10. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    Hmmm...that link just gives me the lovely vocalizers of costas and freezes my realplayer. any suggestions?
     
  11. rags747

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    I think one of the greatest parts was seeing Irvin slapping hands with ALL of the ROH members and they truly seemed to enjoy it. As they say...He's got PERSONALITY!
     
  12. bbgun

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    How could they misspell Emmitt's name? Disgraceful.
     
  13. BrassCowboy

    BrassCowboy RW Hitman

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    wanna save this link
     
  14. BoysFanInAustin

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    As I said in the other thread. Everything looks great, except I do worry about the big jumbotron hanging over the field. If an accident were to happen. :confused:
     
  15. DBoys

    DBoys New Member

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    I will try and back it up
     
  16. Deane62

    Deane62 Member

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    i agree about "emmit" that is pathetic for a team event
     
  17. CaptainMorgan

    CaptainMorgan Well-Known Member

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    Seems odd Emmitt has something better to do..

    I thought the whole thing was kind of flakey but oh well. The stadium is beautiful no doubt. Would be even better if Jimmy was coaching the innagural game in it <agenda/off>
     
  18. DBoys

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  19. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    I actually like Costa's. Come on.. BLUE star ;)



    Its funny... out of all the things... the screen seems like it doesnt fit into the stadium concept... its like when you got your first big screen tv and it was a big old fat box.... and now they are flat panel and you can carry a 60" around.... the screen seems like it takes up too much from the over head view... I understand what Jerry wants out of it... it just seems off.

    And then back to your concern... what holds it up? cables? a frame?
     
  20. LowTech

    LowTech the most important member

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    super glue and old chewing gum
     

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