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Old 02-14-2020, 12:22 AM
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You just described the internet.
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Old 02-14-2020, 12:33 AM
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You just described the internet.
If time travel ever becomes a thing maybe Tim Berners-Lee first and then Hitler.

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Old 02-14-2020, 12:34 AM
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Brodie Smith, and I don't think he is has even played in a PDGA event yet.

I was tired of him just at the first time I found out he wanted to start playing Disc Golf. I thought he might try and be some stunt for Discraft and the possibly PDGA its self.

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Old 02-14-2020, 12:36 AM
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Brodie Smith grew on me after the the rounds he posted.

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Old 02-14-2020, 12:45 AM
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Brodie Smith grew on me after the the rounds he posted.
Yeah I have some respect for the way he is doing stuff in taking it seriously that he wants to compete at the top or a high level as a PDGA Pro, but he seems to be doing it in this big overly long process to have a fan grab for his main YouTube channel that turns me off personally.

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Old 02-14-2020, 09:48 AM
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This thread is the online equivalent of spouting off the things you wish you had the courage to say to people, but never would in real life, while in the shower.

Have something to say about how you feel about Paul, Brodie, Paige, or Hannah then post it on their various social media pages and use your real name.

People are People, ask Depeche Mode.
Having manners is not the same as a lack of courage.

In this thread, I answered the OP's question and only expanded on my reasons when asked. If Paul, Brodie, or Hannah asked my opinion (which they never would) I would give them the same honest feedback.

But, to create a social media account (I don't have one) just to go give them negative feedback seems like adding unnecessary negativity to the world.

Besides, even if I were that spiteful, I doubt they would take the feedback from one contrarian. So, the relevance of my opinion barely extends to the edge of this thread.

Also, there are obviously enough people who feel differently (social followers) that they really shouldn't listen to my opinion. The truth is that I'm just not part of their target audience, so my opinion is meaningless.

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Yeah I have some respect for the way he is doing stuff in taking it seriously that he wants to compete at the top or a high level as a PDGA Pro, but he seems to be doing it in this big overly long process to have a fan grab for his main YouTube channel that turns me off personally.
I don't think Brodie is long for disc golf and agree that this is likely a stunt to add to his (already expansive) YouTube audience.

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Old 02-14-2020, 10:20 AM
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This thread is the online equivalent of spouting off the things you wish you had the courage to say to people, but never would in real life, while in the shower.

Have something to say about how you feel about Paul, Brodie, Paige, or Hannah then post it on their various social media pages and use your real name.

People are People, ask Depeche Mode.
Since when is having an opinion considered "spouting off"?

This forum is nothing but opinions; opinions on discs, rules, tournaments, companies and pretty much anything else, so then why should opinions on players be somehow excluded?

Will the secret DGCR SJW's "with fake names also I might add" pop out and give those with a less than stellar opinion of a player a sever type lashing?

I also don't care for PP, it drives me nuts to watch her putt.
I don't care for BS because he's an attention whore. I don't hate either of these two, I just don't like them, So sue me for having an opinion.

I also don't give a rats a$$ about social media.

And in real life, I do give my opinion when asked, if no one asks, I keep my mouth shut.

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Old 02-14-2020, 10:33 AM
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For admittedly petty reasons....

My most shallow reason is the putter tap to the head routine.
I lol'ed!

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Old 02-14-2020, 11:11 AM
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My most shallow reason is the putter tap to the head routine.
Ok, I feel you on this one...

For some reason that bugs the sh*t out of me.

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Old 02-14-2020, 11:26 AM
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Hannah is cringe-worthy. You're not a vlogger/social media influencer, etc. because you married someone talented. Just stop... only the fanbois care.
How is Hannah not a vlogger? She has tripled the amount of subscribers Paul had on his YT channel since she started vlogging.

Also, you said "only the fanbois care" immediately after expressing your strong opinion of something. I guess that makes you a fanboi.
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