Sports NFL/National Anthem pre 2009

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  1. bluedevil30

    bluedevil30 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah thats not true
     
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    bennymuso Italian by name, British by nature

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    God save the Queen.
     
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    Tickle Shits very angry indeed Gold

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    JJ Abrams is re writing the national anthem... you can sit or stand.. :coffee:
     
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    are you sure that is before 2009?:D
     
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    Oh Boy! More annoying lens flare effects instead of rockets red glare!
     
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    I will always stand
    I've been in the stands when a foreign has been played--and I stand

    but it does seem strange to have to stand for the anthem at a AA ball game

    and you know plenty of the people pissy with that QB don't know the fucking words
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    It's so strange to me that the Anthem is played at sporting events, it had to start with money---someone paid to have some kind of ceremony or for a recording artist to sing it to promote their music. It's not played anywhere else.
     
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    they play this at the minor league team games I often attend





    I love CCR--loved them since I was little (my uncle was a huge fan)--this mofo hit a homer with this damn song
    cash money forever
     
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    It started being played before baseball games circa WWI, waned a bit, and then started up again during WWII.

    http://mentalfloss.com/article/22150/why-do-we-sing-national-anthem-sporting-events
     
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    Most of the NFL games I see on t.v. go to commercials during the anthem. Which shows you how much the league and the networks care about it....
     
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    Except on 9/11