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Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

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    Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    Add this guy to the list of closed-minded, idiotic former players turned NFL show analyst. 

    Just compared Cooper's slur to that of a DUI, or a marijuana possession charge. Claimed that because players are forgiven for such actions, it makes complete sense to forgive Cooper for his.

    To even begin to compare those things is so unbelieveably asinine...

    One is a person making a poor decision (DUI), which doesn't necessarily reflect on their moral character. It may reflect on their judgment and intelligence, but it'd be a reach to judge their morality on a DUI. That said, DUIs are a tricky thing, and I take issue with them.

    The other is a person making a choice to put a benign drug into their body, which shows absolutely nothing with regards to one's moral fabric. Why it's still an illegal drug is beyond me. But I digress.

    Cooper's remark shows a misguided young man, who clearly lacks any kind of a moral compass. How this is comparable to using cannabis, or even getting a DUI, is completely beyond me.

    Take whatever this nut says with a grain of salt from here on forward.

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    I agree except you are forgetting people who drive drunk kill a lot of people every year, so I do not see them as tricky, they are putting somebody elses life in jeapordy.

    One shot one kill! The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other guy die for his.

    George S Patton Jr

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    why keep dragging this on? he made a mistake and apologized for it. he didnt hurt anyone other than some sensitive people's feelings.

     

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

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    I agree except you are forgetting people who drive drunk kill a lot of people every year, so I do not see them as tricky, they are putting somebody elses life in jeapordy.

    One shot one kill! The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other guy die for his.

    George S Patton Jr



    That's why I said a DUI is a tricky thing.

    It certainly shows a lack of judgment, and I agree that it can show someone who has a poor moral compass. 

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.


    The only difference between drunks and sober people is that drunks will actually say what sober people only think.

     

     

    Now you listen here! He's not the Messiah . . .   he's a very naughty boy!



     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    p-mike hit the nail on the head.

    I take it you're condoning racism, and don't see any problem with it, correct, Babe?

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    Let's go Pats!

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

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    why keep dragging this on? he made a mistake and apologized for it. he didnt hurt anyone other than some sensitive people's feelings.

     




    and you would be black then?

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

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    In response to raptor64d's comment:

     

    I agree except you are forgetting people who drive drunk kill a lot of people every year, so I do not see them as tricky, they are putting somebody elses life in jeapordy.

    One shot one kill! The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other guy die for his.

    George S Patton Jr

     



    That's why I said a DUI is a tricky thing.

     

    It certainly shows a lack of judgment, and I agree that it can show someone who has a poor moral compass. 




    no- abusing children, stealing, greed, cheating on ur spouse, rape, murder...these show a "poor moral compass" to use that silly bs phrase

    dui isn't even a dwi it means u had 3 beers instead of two...smarten up

    soon jaywalking will be frontpage news

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    In response to 42AND46's comment:

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    why keep dragging this on? he made a mistake and apologized for it. he didnt hurt anyone other than some sensitive people's feelings.

     

     




    and you would be black then?

     



    nope, but i have had people use racial jokes against me before, it seems there are some made up about every race. but anyways you just have to brush it off, theres no reason to let something stupid like that, bother you.

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    In response to p-mike's comment:


    The only difference between drunks and sober people is that drunks will actually say what sober people only think.

     

     

    Now you listen here! He's not the Messiah . . .   he's a very naughty boy!





    And that's the problem . . . what he said drunk makes a lot of people wonder what he thinks sober. It certainly is awkward when a large percentage of your teammates are African-American.  They've got to wonder if he's thinking "n . . ." whenever he sees them.

    That said, he's asked for forgiveness and his teammates seem to have granted it, so it's kind of a non-issue now.  Everyone at some point in his or her life has thought something he or she probably shouldn't have thought about someone else or said something they shouldn't have said (sober or drunk).  I think this is more embarassing and awkward than anything else, and like most embarassing and awkward things can be overcome with better behaviour in the future. 

     

     

     

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

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    For the apologists - I recommend Whitlock's column.  This one's good for you, Babe.  Whitlock's black so it will give your perspective the cover it needs. 

    http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/whitlock-riley-cooper-eagles-wr-n-word-gaffe-offers-perfect-time-to-evolve-and-learn-080113

    naughty word - I've never heard it described that way. 



    This is a very good article and pretty much reflects how I feel about this incident. 

     
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    Re: Shaun O'Hara -- an idiot of epic proportions.

    In response to 42AND46's comment:

    In response to dreighver's comment:

     

    In response to raptor64d's comment:

     

    I agree except you are forgetting people who drive drunk kill a lot of people every year, so I do not see them as tricky, they are putting somebody elses life in jeapordy.

    One shot one kill! The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other guy die for his.

    George S Patton Jr

     



    That's why I said a DUI is a tricky thing.

     

    It certainly shows a lack of judgment, and I agree that it can show someone who has a poor moral compass. 

     




    no- abusing children, stealing, greed, cheating on ur spouse, rape, murder...these show a "poor moral compass" to use that silly bs phrase

     

    dui isn't even a dwi it means u had 3 beers instead of two...smarten up

    soon jaywalking will be frontpage news



    I'm sorry to hear you feel that DUIs are excuseable offenses. While I consider Cooper's comments more offensive than a DUI (or DWI), these things still put others at risk due to your choice. When you're putting others in danger, that's something that bothers me.

    I'm not a religious person, but I believe strongly in morality.

     
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