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fyi - Mac supposed to be on 87.7

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by BinaryBuff, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. BinaryBuff

    BinaryBuff mmmm...beer Club Member

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    According to CJ, he's gonna interview Mac in just a few minutes.

    Listen Live:
    http://www.877theticket.com/
     
  2. AlferdJasper

    AlferdJasper Well-Known Member

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    Noooooo!

    darth_vader_noooo1.jpg
     
  3. White_Rabbit

    White_Rabbit Club Member Club Member

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    [video=youtube;cbeR6uYxU50]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbeR6uYxU50[/video]
     
  4. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    Talking about race again
     
  5. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    Listening to him talk about recruiting black athletes.
     
  6. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    "You can't win without black athletes"
     
  7. KingPants

    KingPants Club Member Club Member

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    Why is he pushing this agenda so much. A good coach is a good coach. This is almost painful to listen to.
     
  8. Timbuff10

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    Oh boy, the PC people are about to eat him alive!
     
  9. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    [video=youtube;KtE0jcAkvjI]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtE0jcAkvjI[/video]
    [video=youtube;Y3slnSih-WQ]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3slnSih-WQ[/video]
     
  10. KingPants

    KingPants Club Member Club Member

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    This is making me very happy that we did not hire him.
     
  11. BinaryBuff

    BinaryBuff mmmm...beer Club Member

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    In Aug, Mac got a call from Bohn and Mac proposed a plan A and plan B for how he would help out. Plan A was to support Hawk to get a successful season. Plan B was that if Hawk didn't have a successful season that Mac would be willing to come & serve to build the program up for a few years if he could hand the reigns over to a "brother" and by "brother" he means a black man.
     
  12. snakeyman

    snakeyman Snake Charmer Club Member

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    Heard that too, kind of weird.
     
  13. bombay

    bombay Club Member Club Member

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    Jeez, coach. We get it.
     
  14. KingPants

    KingPants Club Member Club Member

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    Hes getting fired up.
     
  15. BinaryBuff

    BinaryBuff mmmm...beer Club Member

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    "Boulder has a diversity problem" No ****, you don't say??:rofl::rofl::rofl:
     
  16. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    Yep - the excitement is coming through
     
  17. Del

    Del Member

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    Oye Vey!!
     
  18. SuperiorBuff

    SuperiorBuff Well-Known Member

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    SanDiegoBuff Club Member Club Member

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    My god, he sounds like Steve Irwin hunting "The Great Black Athlete"

    I know he means well, but this is going to be eaten alive by the national media.
     
  20. RK

    RK UBL Club Member

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    Oh god... is this bad how much he is talking about it?
     
  21. KingPants

    KingPants Club Member Club Member

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    I'll be happy when this hire is over with, so Coach can go back to being a legend and not weird jesse jackson type coach.
     
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    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    I think it insults coaches to imply they could not have been offered based on their resumes and talent.
     
  24. KingPants

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    hopefully Bohn will do a good job in the PC and show everyone that we hired JE for the right reasons, not cause he is black.
     
  25. Buffalo Brad

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    Mac is done being involved with the AD. This is just sad.
     
  26. White_Rabbit

    White_Rabbit Club Member Club Member

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    This doesn't sound good at all..
     
  27. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    I'm glad he is willing to openly discuss this issue. Too many people are afraid to even talk about it.

    Kudos for that.

    I disagree with his emphasis on the coach being a black guy. The example of Mac himself refutes the argument that the coach has to be black. The great point he does bring up, however, is that we need a coach and staff that is very aware of the need to make black recruits (any minority, really - Poly and Latino kids too) see how great Boulder can be for them and help them find their stride in a town where they do draw attention for looking different. That once they get past that initial feeling that maybe they are uncomfortable, they realize that Boulder is very liberal and is live and let live. Great, open-minded place where they can have a wonderful 4-5 years, get a great education, play big time football, and maybe find a place to raise a family later in life.
     
  28. SanDiegoBuff

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    There's nothing at all wrong with his argument, but he needs to articulate it differently. Rather than just directly saying that "having a diverse campus helps kids from different backgrounds settle in away from home", he's coming off poorly. He doesn't need to be saying 'brother' and 'great black athlete' etc...

    I get it, I think we all understand Mac gets it, jsut wish he'd say it differently in this day and age.
     
  29. HotRack

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    "I don't have to be PC talking about this now that I wasn't selected!"
    ROFL - you go, Mac! Yes!
     
  30. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    i'm not listening, but from the comments this sounds bad - really bad. What the **** is mac's agenda? And has the hire even been made official yet? What is mac doing?!? Is he just trying to make a joke of the university?
     

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