or Connect
Styleforum › Forums › Men's Style › Streetwear and Denim › The WAYWT Discussion Thread
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

The WAYWT Discussion Thread - Page 6059  

post #90871 of 117666
My nukes could beat your nukes. It's not a big deal, I'm just sayin. (But seriously my nukes would kick your nukes asses.)
post #90872 of 117666

facepalm.gif

post #90873 of 117666
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dbear View Post

Lol you all seem kinda mad, US would dominate track and field too if it paid the bills, jus sayin


confirmed troll...

 

Formula 1 clearly doesn't pay the bills well enough, so does tennis or any other sport that is not dominated by muricans ;-)

 

edit: nice how you edited that post...

post #90874 of 117666
Americans, in general, get their asses kicked in cycling. Belgium ftw.
post #90875 of 117666
this is not a good thread derail
post #90876 of 117666
If you're a naturally gifted young athlete in the US, you are funneled into football or basketball. That's just the way it is. Baseball is in the next tier, and below that is everything else.
post #90877 of 117666

That Kevin Ware injury in the Louisville Duke game was gruesome.  Looked like a tibia-fibula compound.  Poor guy.

post #90878 of 117666
Quote:
Originally Posted by sridhar3 View Post

That Kevin Ware injury in the Louisville Duke game was gruesome.  Looked like a tibia-fibula compound.  Poor guy.

One of the worst things I have EVER seen...

post #90879 of 117666
Quote:
Originally Posted by cyc wid it View Post

If you're a naturally gifted young athlete in the US, you are funneled into football or basketball. That's just the way it is. Baseball is in the next tier, and below that is everything else.

That's the way it is in most countries.

Here is Julian Savea. He is naturally gifted at running over people.
Does that mean I think he's going to dominate the sport of table tennis if he gave up rugby?

Somehow I don't think he'd be particularly good at this:
post #90880 of 117666

I've only seen one injury worse.

 

http://youtu.be/dR-wA4SmbO4


Not for the faint of heart.

post #90881 of 117666
Hendrix, if there was the infrastructure/money/popularity to train in table tennis at an early age in the US, someone like him probably could become pretty good at it. When I referred to naturally gifted young athletes, I was referring to people whose physical gifts translate better to explosive sports. Sports like football and basketball highlight the disparity in physical ability between people. There are other sports that are more forgiving in that regard. You have to take body shape/etc. into account, but you could find some less popular sport equivalent such as wrestling or even shot put or something for someone like him.

Also Regis, did you order the purple Margiela shorts? They look pretty nice.
post #90882 of 117666
Quote:
Originally Posted by cyc wid it View Post

Hendrix, if there was the infrastructure/money/popularity to train in table tennis at an early age in the US, someone like him probably could become pretty good at it. When I referred to naturally gifted young athletes, I was referring to people whose physical gifts translate better to explosive sports. You have to take body shape/etc. into account, but you could find some less popular sport equivalent such as wrestling or even shot put or something.

There's always more popular sports that take the best athletes in every country.

Here, rugby dominates. In eastern Europe olympic weightlifting has a large following. there are probably rugby players and weightlifters who could've been exceptional Gridiron players.

But they're not, and it's stupid to say "if we cared about it, New Zealand could produce teams that would smash the USA at American Football".
post #90883 of 117666
everyone

post #90884 of 117666

If America cared about fashion, our designers would be the best in the world. 

post #90885 of 117666
You guys should lurk more.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Streetwear and Denim
This thread is locked  
Styleforum › Forums › Men's Style › Streetwear and Denim › The WAYWT Discussion Thread