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Alabama & Auburn peace
The Mobile Press Register ^ | 10/21/2012 | Jeremy Gray

Posted on 10/21/2012 3:05:55 PM PDT by Textide

Alabama and Auburn on the same team on one point at least...


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1 posted on 10/21/2012 3:05:59 PM PDT by Textide
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To: Textide

Tebow Cried
Cam Lied
Trees Died
LSU Tried
Roll Frickin Tide

RLTW


2 posted on 10/21/2012 3:20:40 PM PDT by military cop (I carry a .45....cause they don't make a .46....)
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To: Textide; Apple Pan Dowdy; GizmosAndGadgets; NonValueAdded; del4hope; MamaB; LowOiL; Jemian; LBKQ; ..

Oh, really? Ping to the Auburn list! What do y’all think? Peace?


3 posted on 10/21/2012 3:23:27 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Textide

Well, duh. Roll Tide!


4 posted on 10/21/2012 3:24:06 PM PDT by petitfour
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To: military cop

We’ll see you in Atlanta.


5 posted on 10/21/2012 3:25:25 PM PDT by dfwgator (World Series bound and picking up steam, GO GET 'EM,TIGERS!)
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To: Textide
Cam Lied
Trees Died

See? No peace.

War Eagle!

6 posted on 10/21/2012 3:27:51 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Textide
Oh, I went to church just this morning and the same bunch of Aubies I usually see were there. No switchblades were pulled, no brass knuckles used. LOL

Considering we live, work, worship and in many cases sleep together just about every day I'd say about 85% of that whole deal is created in the feverish minds of the media. They can make a good buck peddling the loons attached to both programs to out-of-staters who don't know any better that the weirdos are not the norm. I wouldn't say they are exceptions, just not the norm.

That said, come Iron Bowl Gameday....

Alabama is a conservative state but we have our fair share of liberals too unfortunately. I tend to believe they are more irritating here because they have that huge chip on their shoulder.

7 posted on 10/21/2012 3:30:30 PM PDT by Condor 63
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To: Jemian

I think right now Auburn fans are more upset with Chizik than anything else.


8 posted on 10/21/2012 3:32:09 PM PDT by dfwgator (World Series bound and picking up steam, GO GET 'EM,TIGERS!)
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To: Jemian

Now, now. ..


9 posted on 10/21/2012 3:32:49 PM PDT by Textide
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To: dfwgator

Nope. I would gladly trade this season if our oaks would live. That may be just me, but those oaks have a lot of wonderful memories for me, from the time I was seven and living on West Magnolia.

That has been stolen.

We support the football team because we love Auburn. They ... Worship the bear.


10 posted on 10/21/2012 3:37:36 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Jemian

War 1 win 6 losses Eagle! Keep on War Eagling 1-6!!!


11 posted on 10/21/2012 3:39:21 PM PDT by RetiredArmy (The Scriptures clearly tell us we are in the last days, the end times. Christ is the only answer!)
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To: dfwgator

Bama has some tough games coming up. Missippi State is undefeated. Who wouldda thunk it!?!!!? And then there is LSU. We take nothing for granted.


12 posted on 10/21/2012 3:40:08 PM PDT by petitfour
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To: dfwgator

I’ll be the guy in the “Fat Freddie Kitchens” jersey (No 9)

1999 Alabama Alum...

RLTW


13 posted on 10/21/2012 3:40:58 PM PDT by military cop (I carry a .45....cause they don't make a .46....)
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To: RetiredArmy; Textide

See?

War Eagle!

See my previous post. The Auburn family has ties to Auburn. The bama fans just support that team.


14 posted on 10/21/2012 3:42:26 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Jemian

Wow.


15 posted on 10/21/2012 3:43:07 PM PDT by petitfour
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To: dfwgator
We’ll see you in Atlanta.

It should be a good one. Florida actually has me worried. One thing is for sure, the SEC title game will decide the National Champion.

16 posted on 10/21/2012 3:47:47 PM PDT by Hoodat ("As for God, His way is perfect" - Psalm 18:30)
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To: Jemian
We support the football team because we love Auburn. They ... Worship the bear.

"The Bear" is always capitalized. And you must stand at attention at your keyboard while typing it.

17 posted on 10/21/2012 3:51:23 PM PDT by Hoodat ("As for God, His way is perfect" - Psalm 18:30)
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To: Hoodat

I’m glad I have an iPad else you would owe me a new keyboard. Diet coke hurts when snorted out the nose.


18 posted on 10/21/2012 3:54:27 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Hoodat

I do think Florida is a year away from really challenging Bama, but they’ve surprised me this year, their defense has been real stout. I think they can hang in there with Bama, but I don’t know if our offensive is good enough to control their defensive line.


19 posted on 10/21/2012 4:03:28 PM PDT by dfwgator (World Series bound and picking up steam, GO GET 'EM,TIGERS!)
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To: dfwgator
...I do think Florida is a year away from really challenging Bama, but they’ve surprised me this year, their defense has been real stout. I think they can hang in there with Bama, but I don’t know if our offensive is good enough to control their defensive line...

Florida has no passing game. If Bama stuffs the run then they got nothing. The Gator defense is impressive, however.

My son and my money go to UF. My heart bleeds Crimson. Roll Tide.

20 posted on 10/21/2012 4:26:07 PM PDT by FReepaholic (Stupidity is not a crime, so you're free to go.)
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To: Jemian

Maybe your football team all feel like you do and are throwing the games to give the trees a rest from the years of damaging toilet paper clean up.

:-)


21 posted on 10/21/2012 4:49:18 PM PDT by worrywart (ww)
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To: Textide

I would gladly crawl through Tuscaloosa and even shout “Roll Tide” (until I HAD to bite my tongue) in order to vote out the Occupier-in-Chief on Nov. 6th.............WAR EAGLE!!!


22 posted on 10/21/2012 4:50:27 PM PDT by pharmer25
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To: worrywart

Is that you, Harvey Updyke?


23 posted on 10/21/2012 5:04:03 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Textide

Buck Fama!

War damn Eagle.. Even though we suck this year..


24 posted on 10/21/2012 5:09:31 PM PDT by JoshuaLawrenceChamberlain
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To: petitfour

GO DAWGS and War Eagle.


25 posted on 10/21/2012 5:17:00 PM PDT by MamaB
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To: JoshuaLawrenceChamberlain

Roll Tide ! War Eagle !

(one daughter AU, one daughter UA).


26 posted on 10/21/2012 5:20:21 PM PDT by imemyself
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To: FReepaholic
My son and my money go to UF. My heart bleeds Crimson. Roll Tide.

I've got it worse. My son goes to Georgia.

27 posted on 10/21/2012 5:25:55 PM PDT by Hoodat ("As for God, His way is perfect" - Psalm 18:30)
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To: FReepaholic

That’s pretty much how I see it, what Florida is lacking is that Harvin-like player that defenses have to fear. But I’ve been impressed with Driskel’s progress this year, he looked pretty bad in the Bowling Green game, but stepped it up in College Station, and that was the turning point.


28 posted on 10/21/2012 5:31:56 PM PDT by dfwgator (World Series bound and picking up steam, GO GET 'EM,TIGERS!)
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To: Jemian

Not surprising. We are conservative in the South.

War Eagle!


29 posted on 10/21/2012 5:33:05 PM PDT by jch10 (America needs some R and R!)
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To: Hoodat

My Dad went to Florida, my Mom to Florida State College for Women. They met as a blind date for Gator Growl. Brother went undergrad Florida, law school at FSU and teaches law seminars at Miami. One sister through Auburn; another sister with son at Alabama; third sister through FSU undergrad, law school and teaches law at FSU. Multiple nieces and nephews through Auburn and FSU.

At least we all hate Georgia.


30 posted on 10/21/2012 5:35:28 PM PDT by ReaganCowboy (History books are written by winners.)
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To: ReaganCowboy

I figure Mark Richt has to be the ultimate Gator-Hater....played QB at Miami, Assistant Coach at FSU, and Head Coach at Georgia, that’s pretty much the trifecta.


31 posted on 10/21/2012 5:37:16 PM PDT by dfwgator (World Series bound and picking up steam, GO GET 'EM,TIGERS!)
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To: MamaB

Roll Tide and Go State! (except when they’re playing Bama) I do occasionally cheer for Ole Miss, too, since my BFF and her fam are Rebels through and through. I wouldn’t trade my years at Bama for anything. It’s where I met and married my husband and where three of our children were born. Wonderful place. Wonderful people. Out here in Tucson, SEC fans tend to stick together.


32 posted on 10/21/2012 6:42:52 PM PDT by petitfour
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To: Jemian
I think the article is right! According to my two Auburn students - most of their friends are voting for R/R. My daughter thinks several of her professors are Obama-impaired!!

I am amused how quickly this thread went from politics to football.... While disappointed, I love my Auburn Tigers -win, lose, or draw!! I think you picked the best time to be home (last year) for many reasons :)

33 posted on 10/21/2012 7:36:23 PM PDT by Momto2 (I am praying for Israel...)
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To: Textide

Go Cocks.

(What? It’s not like the folks at South Carolina ever had anything much to celebrate until the Ol’ Ball Coach showed up, cut ‘em some slack.)

}:-)4


34 posted on 10/21/2012 8:04:10 PM PDT by Moose4 (...and walk away.)
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To: Momto2

I must confess, I didn’t read the article. I guessed that it was support for Romney but my point is the transcendance of the rivalry. Remember the blood drives in the 60s and 70s? It was which school will demonstrate its patriotism and support of our fighting men by giving the most blood. Then, directly after the war, it was show which school has more compassion. But at the heart of it was GIVE MORE THAN THE BAMA STUDENTS!

Of course, the medicoes needed to be aware that blood from Tigers is either burnt orange or navy blue.

We may come together on this one point, but the war is still on.

You are right about the profs being liberal. My own parents, can you believe it, are yellow-dog democrats. Also, billy-bob gibson, of the o administration, grew up in The Village.

Your are also right about the time for being at home. If I had to be there, that was a good time to pick.


35 posted on 10/21/2012 8:36:23 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Jemian

Ties? sure pal. Keep rooting. Go Vandy. 1-6. 1-6. And even Scam Newton is stinking up the NFL.


36 posted on 10/22/2012 10:26:32 AM PDT by RetiredArmy (The Scriptures clearly tell us we are in the last days, the end times. Christ is the only answer!)
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To: RetiredArmy

You seem angry. What precisely have I done to you that has you upset?


37 posted on 10/22/2012 1:50:26 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Jemian

Angry? Who is angry? This is FOOTBALL. I was born and raised in Alabama. Alabama is all about football. From peewee to the major colleges. In fact I will watch a good high school game any day, even over college. The kids enjoy it more and it ain’t about getting into the NFL. If you are a barn fan, then you know this Alabama vs. Auburn hatefest! Otherwise, you are a pretender. Good grief, get a life.


38 posted on 10/22/2012 2:22:53 PM PDT by RetiredArmy (The Scriptures clearly tell us we are in the last days, the end times. Christ is the only answer!)
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To: Jemian

Amen. C/) 89’ tide bites, we are right!


39 posted on 11/04/2012 9:14:05 PM PST by aliquando (A Scout is T, L, H, F, C, K, O, C, T, B, C, and R.)
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