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(AZCentral)   Cockfights for Cancer promotion doesn't go over well   ( ) divider line 25
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2684 clicks; posted to Main » on 13 Feb 2003 at 9:17 PM (12 years ago)   |  Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2003-02-13 09:18:32 PM  
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2003-02-13 09:18:44 PM  
2003-02-13 09:18:45 PM  
What is that? Like a light saber show?
2003-02-13 09:19:41 PM  
Well, I would imagine that they should have cock-fought against cancer if they wanted public support.
2003-02-13 09:20:10 PM  
How about a bum fight for cancer?
2003-02-13 09:20:35 PM  
Man.. that is just sad.
2003-02-13 09:20:50 PM  
Funny, this seems more like a Florida or Arkansas type thing.
2003-02-13 09:24:42 PM  
No. I live in Tennessee. People are really into this. And the really sad thing is that they get their children into too.
2003-02-13 09:25:17 PM  

Take that as you will...
2003-02-13 09:26:59 PM  
Nope, nothing I can say here. nope, nope, nope.
2003-02-13 09:28:13 PM  
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2003-02-13 09:28:59 PM  
i thought the story was cock fights for aids
2003-02-13 09:32:19 PM  
how much money went where?
2003-02-13 09:37:15 PM  
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2003-02-13 09:41:53 PM  
Where was that 85 year old guy from Italy? I think he should have been the promoter, or maybe Pfizer.
2003-02-13 09:47:40 PM  
I wish my friends had thought up something like that for me when I was diagnosed.... Lazy bastards.

2003-02-13 10:48:05 PM  
I'm disappointed that my call for cocks has resulted in nothing. Perhaps I should take it to a thread that has nothing to do with cocks.
2003-02-14 12:37:30 AM  
Cock: Wanna fight?
Vagina: Yeah.
Cock: Well bring it on!

Last I heard, the bout was still going on.
2003-02-14 12:50:14 AM  
A cockfight where a person was killed by the cock was more interesting but that submission of mine was also ignored.

/eyes rolling back out of head
2003-02-14 01:00:31 AM  
I'm no news guru and yet they've missed several great stories I've submitted. That means they need to purchase a clue and/or we gotta go TOTALFARK.
2003-02-14 01:05:48 AM  
Quick! Someone tell Pat Robertson!
2003-02-14 09:44:00 AM  
Cockfighting should remain legal. It's sad that suburban voters with romaniticized ideas about chickens have the money and influence to destroy a tradition that dates from colonial times. The fighting cock is a noble bird, and the fights are awesome to watch. If you visit Puerto Rico it's televised. I'm always depressed when I here another state has voted a referendum to outlaw the sport, because it means that one more piece of rural identity is stripped from the country. We Americans must all become like sentimental suburbanites, apparently. Meanwhile, a workforce of primarily Hispanic Americans work in poultry processing plants, slaughtering millions of birds in the most depressing fashion for their lean cuisine consumption. Yet our suburban consumer/voters are incensed that two highly aggressive animals, born to defend their territory are pitted against each other, with one bird guaranteed survival and the other guaranteed to be a spectator's dinner. In a cockfight, the bird gets a chance!

The only worse thing, according to the perception of the sport, is that the spectators are uneducated lower class (as seen by the frequent 'cletus' references above). What a parochial and insulated, and, yes, ignorant assumption! "I'm a suburbanite with a community college education, an I'm sure as heck a lot smarter than them guys! Duh-huh!"
2003-02-14 09:56:15 AM  
Thank you, Mister Chaney. Maybe now people will start buying the "Proud Owner of a Cancer Cock" bumper-stickers I invested in.
2003-02-14 10:41:39 AM  
If they truely want a cockfight for cancer they need to spend more time greasing up their zippers!
2003-02-14 12:13:04 PM  
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