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JSOTF Icon : (25 March 2015 - 06:02 AM) So, the question is.......Do I invest to go see the Jets vs Fish in England this season????????
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (25 March 2015 - 07:10 AM) I'm considering going
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (25 March 2015 - 07:10 AM) My brother is moving to London next year...so I have a reason to be over there
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (25 March 2015 - 07:10 AM) This August I should say
Smedsthejet Icon : (25 March 2015 - 02:59 PM) You both should do it...I'll buy the first (overpriced) beers as well! Got my ticket back in January
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (25 March 2015 - 03:02 PM) Smeds if I come over I'll be sure to check you out
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JSOTF Icon : (26 March 2015 - 03:58 AM) Well, I now live accros the pond and maybe some of us could meet up there?
JSOTF Icon : (26 March 2015 - 03:59 AM) Smeds, where did you get your tickets?
ROBJETS Icon : (26 March 2015 - 05:56 AM) Az bitches!!!
ROBJETS Icon : (26 March 2015 - 06:01 AM) I dont know about all that. As bad as we get over sports the Brits get far worse. You might suffer a huge beat down if you say the wrong thing there. Well maybe not being its televised to the U.S.. Security probably be pretty tight.
ROBJETS Icon : (26 March 2015 - 06:03 AM) Well...... the good thing is I know who to mooch off of now if I go to London.
JSOTF Icon : (26 March 2015 - 06:47 AM) hahahaha, it isnt European Football!
ROBJETS Icon : (26 March 2015 - 07:04 AM) Ive seen a lot of videos. Most countries go psycho over their soccer teams. Ive seen some serious very bloody beat downs. Fans stabbing the players and refs,etc. And they say we are bad in the U.S. not even close to that.
ROBJETS Icon : (26 March 2015 - 07:06 AM) I think one was in Africa....a fan stormed the field and was knifing everyone in sight after his team lost
ROBJETS Icon : (26 March 2015 - 07:08 AM) Hell even in mma when the Brits come over they are all cocky as hell. Big time cocky like they are going to easily destroy everyone they face cocky.
JSOTF Icon : (26 March 2015 - 07:36 AM) hahahaha
JSOTF Icon : (26 March 2015 - 07:36 AM) damn Europeans!
JSOTF Icon : (26 March 2015 - 07:37 AM) They havent fucked with a disgruntled, lifelong Jets fan!!!
Smedsthejet Icon : (26 March 2015 - 02:49 PM) Got my tickets from Ticketmaster the day they went on general sale
ROBJETS Icon : (27 March 2015 - 02:33 AM) You guys get Bellator in London? http://www.bellator.com/schedule its on Spike tv free regular cable channel. in the U.S. and the prelims are free on http://www.spike.com/
ROBJETS Icon : (27 March 2015 - 02:37 AM) London is 4 hours ahead of east coast U.S. Bellator prelims are 7pm Friday night U.S. East Coast time and the main card is 9pm So just add 4 hours to that if you can catch either. Im sure you can catch a stream or use a U.S. VPN if you dont have access to Spike.com. You guys might get Bellator on another channel their just like with the UFC.
ROBJETS Icon : (27 March 2015 - 02:47 AM) Anyway only reason I mentioned it was because of your sense of humor. The last Bellator 134 was called the British Invasion. If you watch mma Might want to add this site to your favorites http://www.mmauk.net...y/bellatornews/
ROBJETS Icon : (27 March 2015 - 02:55 AM) There was one of those hour long shows about the upcoming event featuring the fighters the prior week to Bellator 134 and all 4 of the Brits were cocky as hell. Yelling "The British are coming!!!!"
ROBJETS Icon : (27 March 2015 - 02:57 AM) By the way 135 is tonight if you are interested. I used to watch pretty much all the televised mma now I stick with Bellator and UFC only
ROBJETS Icon : (27 March 2015 - 03:07 AM) that last link is a UK mma site. Only reason i added it. http://www.sherdog.com/ is pretty much the best mma site on the net for everything mma
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Post icon  Posted 15 October 2006 - 09:33 AM

I'm gonna meet Cal Ripken Jr. in another month and a week. My Dad told me that this is gonna be my birthday present, my birthday is in December, and I can't wait!!! No idea what to ask him.
Here's a link to the even, also might meet Ralph Branca and Bobby Thompson:
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Posted 18 October 2006 - 04:13 PM

Thats gay u gotta pay.
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Posted 18 October 2006 - 04:23 PM

Well now-a-days, that's how they get money, by doing signings. You can't just quit your job at 40 and be financially secured forever unless you invent something people use everyday.
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Posted 18 October 2006 - 08:56 PM

QUOTE (Chadforpresidentin08 @ Oct 18 2006, 05:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Well now-a-days, that's how they get money, by doing signings. You can't just quit your job at 40 and be financially secured forever unless you invent something people use everyday.

Or make millions and Millions of dollars for 18 plus years.
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Posted 19 October 2006 - 07:17 AM

QUOTE (JetsOhFive @ Oct 18 2006, 09:31 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Or make millions and Millions of dollars for 18 plus years.

Yeah, that's true, but sometimes (though I'd suspect Ripken wouldn't be in this trouble) players go crazy with their money and end up broke (see Pete Rose).
But a big part of it has to do with financial advisors. They're the ones who really jack up the prices. But since I'm not paying, I don't really care.
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Posted 19 October 2006 - 03:40 PM

QUOTE (Chadforpresidentin08 @ Oct 18 2006, 05:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Well now-a-days, that's how they get money, by doing signings. You can't just quit your job at 40 and be financially secured forever unless you invent something people use everyday.

whats that supposed to mean??!?

i'm sure Cal Ripken Jr. has enough money that him, his kids, and his kids' kids never have to work a day in their lives! Its rediculous what they do with these signings, millionares asking for alot of money to sign certain items..BLASPHEMY!
Thats why i love the NFL..you can just go to training camp and get anyones autograph including Superstars for FREE!

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Posted 19 October 2006 - 09:06 PM

this may be a dumb question but what is a 'inscription' just a normal signature or what?
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Posted 19 October 2006 - 09:49 PM

QUOTE (JetsMan4012 @ Oct 19 2006, 10:41 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
this may be a dumb question but what is a 'inscription' just a normal signature or what?

its a little something extra that you get them to write after the signature..like i got a picture signed by Vilma at TC and had him write "2004 Deffensive Rookie of the Year" on it..
its pretty crazy that it costs 50 dollars extra at these autograph shows..
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Posted 19 October 2006 - 09:49 PM

QUOTE (JetsMan4012 @ Oct 19 2006, 09:41 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
this may be a dumb question but what is a 'inscription' just a normal signature or what?

An insciption is something the player would add to their signature, like jersey number, or in Ripken's case, 2632 straight games, or something similar. I'm not getting that, just a sig.
And guys, I understand where you come from, with the fact that Ripken has made MILLIONS playing and advertising. But think, you spend money. Gas bills, heating bills, food, gas, I'm sure in Ripken's case charity, college tuituions for kids, school, I bet it adds up. Sure, I bet he spends some of that money on luxuries myself and all you guys have, but he's still human and has wants and needs (even if some are unnecessary, like charging an insane amount for an autograph).
But, err, does anyone actually care I'm gonna meet Cal Ripken Jr??? He's the greatest shortstop the game has seen since Honus Wagner, and I'd put money no one on this site saw Wagner play.
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Posted 19 November 2006 - 07:58 AM

Todays the big day, in 2 hours we'll be leaving to meet him. The day has finally come.
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