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Re: eSports

Posted 05 March 2013 - 06:48 AM

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Would robot fighting class as an esport?


Aww, I thought you were going to make a Battle Bots reference there...
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Posted 05 March 2013 - 07:57 AM

... or that 'Robot Combat League' on Syfy.
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Re: eSports

Posted 05 March 2013 - 08:50 AM

View Postatraub, on 04 March 2013 - 10:11 PM, said:

If you can get fatter while doing it, it is not a sport.


Bowling...
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Re: eSports

Posted 05 March 2013 - 01:50 PM

View Postbaavgai, on 05 March 2013 - 10:50 AM, said:

View Postatraub, on 04 March 2013 - 10:11 PM, said:

If you can get fatter while doing it, it is not a sport.


Bowling...

Is not a sport by my litmus test. By extension, this man is no athlete. Posted Image
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Re: eSports

Posted 05 March 2013 - 01:53 PM

What about these guys?
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Re: eSports

Posted 05 March 2013 - 02:08 PM

View Postatraub, on 05 March 2013 - 03:50 PM, said:

View Postbaavgai, on 05 March 2013 - 10:50 AM, said:

View Postatraub, on 04 March 2013 - 10:11 PM, said:

If you can get fatter while doing it, it is not a sport.


Bowling...

Is not a sport by my litmus test. By extension, this man is no athlete.


Well, that's the point, really. However, bowling is particularly egregious in that calories are often consumed during play. In theory, "professionals" aren't swilling beer and scarfing fast food, but who knows.
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Re: eSports

Posted 05 March 2013 - 02:32 PM

i'd have a lot more respect for them as pros if they did.
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Posted 05 March 2013 - 05:51 PM

Quite. While we're expanding the scope of sport, let's show some love for beer pong.
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