BOB COSTAS RIPS ESPN Caitlyn Jenner ESPY 'JUST A CRASS EXPLOITATION PLAY

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  1. cah155

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    Couldn't agree more.

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    Bob Costas took aim at ESPN yesterday -- blasting the network's decision to give the Arthur Ashe Courage Award to Caitlyn Jenner as a "crass exploitation play."

    The NBC Sports star appeared on "The Dan Patrick Show" and said, "In the broad world of sports, I’m pretty sure they could’ve found someone -- and this is not anything against Caitlyn Jenner -- who was much closer actively involved in sports, who would’ve been deserving of what that award represents."



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    "That’s not to say it doesn’t take some measure of personal courage to do what Caitlyn Jenner has done.

    "I think every year we look across the landscape of sports and we find prominent people and kids in high school and amateur athletes who I think more closely fit the description of what they’re looking for -- or should be looking for there."

    "I think this is just a play to pump up the audience, the way lots of things are put on television to attract eyeballs -- not because of the validity but because of whatever the kind of gawker factor is."
     
  2. Ferris Bueller

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    I agree with him here .

    yet .. you can see BOB on Sunday Night Football . Promote Obamacare and Gun Control
     
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    I can't believe Costas, the politically correct puss in the universe, had the balls to say this.
     
  4. scoobyla

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    bob just figured out how the television business works. :rolleye:
     
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  5. Tipsey Russell

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    of course
    it moves the needle as they say

    it's a pretty silly saying

    but the fucking guy is gonna make this the highest rated espys of all time easily--this is likely so
     
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    It's only because a bunch of other commentators have said the same thing
     
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  7. scoobyla

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    if u produce that show and u dont choose bruce, u should be fired
     
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    that high school girl shouldve won
     
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    you forgot ridiculous orange hair products and botox.
     
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    Of course he's correct but its a fucking ESPY who gives a shit. This is like getting upset over a MTV award. Its a meaningless award show.
     
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    Public apology in 5...4...3...
     
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    worse than an MTV movie award. More like a People's Choice Award.
     
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    I'm stunned......the "worst dye job in the business".....speaks the absolute truth.
     
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    get ready for long shots of the vapid fatass Kardashian clan clasping their hands in front of their face, tears in their eyes, hanging on every Caitlyn word & playing to the camera. they didn't give two fucks about bruce jenner Olympic champ tho. can we have one network they cant infiltrate?
     
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    The first "collage" is priceless....it looks like Costas just banged Jenner and is having regrets! He has that contemplative...."what the fuck did I just do" look.
     
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    ...soon they will be having awards shows for circus freaks. america am doomed.
     
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    Scissor my timbers!
     
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    I look forward to the left turning on one of their own...
     
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    I think they should remake the movie "Polyester"
    ......with Bruce playing the part of Divine. :artiejj:
     
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    award shows aren't that much of a blight on society
    they're silly--they're certainly not leading us to doom
     
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