Contact sports (was: Re: [LMB] OT: Dumbledork)

JMW JMW lady_isabeau at
Fri, 20 Aug 2004 13:40:41 -0700

>From: Raye Johnsen <raye_j at>

>I take it you are not a fan of rugby or soccer.


>Gridiron doesn't come close.  Gridiron players wear
>*protective gear* (the wimps) and gridiron tackles and
>blocks are incredibly mild compared to what is allowed
>in soccer and rugby.  Players are *expected* to come
>home with at least bruises.

Bruises are one thing; potentially fatal falls are another.

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