Decide on our Sport!

April 2011: Kongming takes up baseball as his new hobby.

What sport shall we become fans of?

BASEBALL (<-- choose this one!)
9
26%
Football
3
9%
Soccer
7
20%
Hockey
3
9%
Basketball
1
3%
Rugby
1
3%
Tennis
0
No votes
Golf
0
No votes
Crochet
4
11%
Curling
2
6%
Some sport nobody cares about...
5
14%
 
Total votes : 35

Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby James » Fri Apr 01, 2011 4:24 pm

There is plenty of disagreement over what type of sports forum we should become. Clearly there's only one way we can resolve this matter: with a community poll!

What sport do you want to see represented in the new Kongming’s Archives?

Can you explain how that sport is Americanish?

What will we call the website? Kongming at Bat is just so catchy.

Who is going to wear the spandex?

Decide here!
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby Sun Fin » Fri Apr 01, 2011 4:37 pm

1) Soccer
2) it is not American, I think the focus should now be on the UK. I'm bored of the USA and China :P
3) Kongming's Balls
4) All the evil Wei-ists

I think thats everything :lol:
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby James » Fri Apr 01, 2011 4:39 pm

Sun Fin wrote:3) Kongming's Balls

We could use that for many sports! :lol:
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby Sun Fin » Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:09 pm

James wrote:
Sun Fin wrote:3) Kongming's Balls

We could use that for many sports! :lol:

Yeah I was quite proud of it
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby Lord Yang Jiahua » Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:17 pm

I really want a totally dedicated Soccer part of the Forum, so yay for the World's Greatest Game, and screw American sports networks for messing up the way the game is broadcast and analyzed, we don't need Steve McMannaman and Ruud Guilit analyzing anything, watch Sky Sports news if you want something close to that(no better!). Also i think if theres going to be sports board, it should be dedicated to the international community's main interests rather than one American sport that gets boring after a while, at least Soccer(though its not a physical sport) does see its share of brutalness,so does American football,oh, someone fire Johhny Evans of Man U for ruining our American boy Holden's season. yet for all the Americans of the forum, i put a vote for baseball because there'll be nothing better untill September to watch in terms of Sports over here.
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby Qu Hui » Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:18 pm

James wrote:What sport do you want to see represented in the new Kongming’s Archives?

American Football!

James wrote:Can you explain how that sport is Americanish?

It's got American in the name! How much more American can you get?

James wrote:What will we call the website? Kongming at Bat is just so catchy.

Kongming's Playbook! Sort of a double-entente. Or something like that. I'm running on little sleep, lemme alone.

James wrote:Who is going to wear the spandex?

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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby Lady Wu » Fri Apr 01, 2011 6:24 pm

I say curling. Provides a great transition from ancient Chinese politicking since it's such a strategy-involved game, where one person is actively yelling out commands, etc. It's also not such a fast-moving sport that makes us couch potatoes out of breath just by watching it.
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby Tarrot » Fri Apr 01, 2011 6:43 pm

I am sorely disappointed at the lack of Nascar and Starcraft among listed sports options.
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby TooMuchBaijiu » Fri Apr 01, 2011 7:26 pm

I for one want to spearhead a movement calling for the re-introduction of gladiatorial combat. To fight and die for the amusement of tens of thousands of complete strangers! I can't think of a more honorable way to go.

...of course, I won't be doing any of the fighting. See, I got this old football injury, and...
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Re: Decide on our Sport!

Unread postby GuoBia » Fri Apr 01, 2011 7:51 pm

I VOTE FOR KONGMING'S BALLS :'D It's catchy and fits many different sports!

...I too think that curling is an ideal link to ancient Chinese politics. It accomplishes relatively nothing a four-year-old couldn't figure out, is more complicated than anyone really thinks is necessary, and in the end whether you win or lose you're still... Yeah.

So yeah.

1) Competitive Knitting
2) It makes tons and tons of American flags. How much more Chinese can you get- oops.
3) I still like Kongming's Balls.
4) I vote Gan Ning.
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