NFL

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ghrit, Sep 26, 2010.


  1. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    This annoys me beyond reason, and I may have to give up watching pro football games. They are running commercials in Spanish, and it aggravates me so much I can't believe it. I've experienced TV overseas, and I can understand the problems folks have that don't speak the local language, but the problems are theirs, not mine. Learn English, or go home.
     
  2. bnmb

    bnmb On Hiatus Banned

    Que pasa senor Ghrit?... :D
     
  3. Ivan

    Ivan Monkey++

    agreed, all commercials aired should be in Navajo only.
     
  4. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    Que paso is more correct, y su madre es muy grande cabeza.
     
  5. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    And it gets worse, they are now showing the scores in Spanish, too. My buttons are half pushed and the timer is counting down.
     
  6. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Ha! They don't even show Florida Gator Games in Spanish...and we're in FLORIDA.

    So..yeah. Think I'm sticking with College ball all the way this year.... :)








    Oh, and GO GATORS! :D
     
  7. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

    Really? Are you sure that you don't have your TV tuned to SAP?

    Now I have to watch a football game to find out. Dang it, g!
     
  8. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    T, it was on SNF on NBC. Didn't see it on the early games, and no idea if they'll repeat. They got a nastygram from me last night.
     
  9. BadgeBunny

    BadgeBunny Monkey+


    ehhhhh ... is it too soon in our relationship to say ...









    BOOMER SOONER

    ?!?!!?!?
     
  10. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member


    Nah....We all have our teams...and we all take some hits. My poor NFL team hasn't had a winning team in years and years....Poor boys. :(
    They only remember how to play football one half of the game and you never know which half it's going to be...:lol:

    But I'll stay loyal to the Jags too since I've been with them from the beginning.....

    Well, that, and I look good in teal and black....;)
     
  11. BadgeBunny

    BadgeBunny Monkey+

    I know what you mean ... Minnesota used to do really really well. Then my man Mr. Peterson went to play for them and I swear the second I started rooting for them ... blah!!

    Same thing with horses ... the ONE and ONLY time I bet money on the Kentucky Derby the horse (Eight Belles) I bet on fell and broke her legs ...

    The hubby always wants to know who is my favorite before he picks ... No matter what the sport is. :(
     
  12. dragonfly

    dragonfly Monkey+++

    I'm still trying to decipher whatever lingo they use in India when I have to call about the phone or internet service....
    I ask for ANYONE that can speak ENGLISH, and they always say they can and do it VELLY well, "I am thanking you velly much"!
    I just gave up!
     
  13. BadgeBunny

    BadgeBunny Monkey+

    LOL me too!!! I actually had an operator ask me if I spoke English because I had such a hard time understanding her. Those heavy accents just KILL me ... sounds like my kids when they were toddlers (and I couldn't understand them either! haha).

    King's English, please!! Thank you!!

    :D
     
  14. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Just can't help myself.....lol!



    Mujibar was trying to get a job in India.
    The Personnel Manager said, "Mujibar, you have passed all the tests, except one. Unless you pass it, you cannot qualify for this job."
    Mujibar said, "I am ready."
    The manager said, "Make a sentence using the words Yellow, Pink, and Green."



    Mujibar thought for a few minutes and said, "Mister manager, I am ready."



    The manager said, "Go ahead."



    Mujibar said, "The telephone goes green, green, green, and I pink it up, and say, 'Yellow, this is Mujibar.'"



    Mujibar now works as a technician at a call centre for Dell. No doubt you have spoken to him.
     
  15. BadgeBunny

    BadgeBunny Monkey+

    OMG CRC ... I read this to GlockCop ... we were laughing so hard we were crying. The dog thinks we have lost our minds. LOL
     
  16. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member



    I'm sure you've spoken with Mujibar...I KNOW I have....;)


    :lol:
     
  17. BadgeBunny

    BadgeBunny Monkey+

    Unfortunately, yes, I am on a first name basis with Mujibar ... :D
     
  18. Jinker

    Jinker Monkey+

    It shows in many places that the NFL is the best of America's "Big 3" or "Big 4" sports.It brings in more viewers than any other sport,especially during the Super Bowl.Many gamers buy Madden NFL every year.There are more reason than i can list in these details,but let's just get to it.Why NFL over all the rest?
     
  19. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

    If you wish to speak to an english operator... Press one, If you wish to speak to a Spanish operator.... please hang up until you speak english...

    If you can read this... thank a teacher... Since it's in English... Thank a Vet [winkthumb]
     
  20. bnmb

    bnmb On Hiatus Banned

    ROFL! ... good one!
     
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