I think you may be a bit overly sanctimonious there, Professor. I don't think I've been around a high school football team in 15 or 20 years that didn't use profanity - including yours.
MDDad wrote:Source of the post I think you may be a bit overly sanctimonious there, Professor. I don't think I've been around a high school football team in 15 or 20 years that didn't use profanity - including yours.
Professor Fate wrote:Seriously, all your answers about Mater Dei's behavior (be it players or coaching staff) are basically "So, everybody is doing it." Why is that?
Daforno wrote:First ir was MD recruits, then they cheat, then they take Senior transfers,
Now they CURSE!!! ( Hide the woman and children ) the sky is falling!!!
I thought the venom for MD was bad before, but to point out that boys full of testosterone actually curse before a football game, "OH DEAR"!!!!!
cruiser wrote:Like at Servite/MD basketball games? Or maybe the SM FB player(s)?
BuckW wrote:Source of the post The athletes will continue to use such vulgar language as along as the adults make no attempt to correct the problem. I guess it's OK at Mater Dei. We don't want to offend any of the junior and senior transfers for fear of them transferring out. I'm just surprised there were no N words included because at Mater Dei games those words are thrown out
pattywannamack wrote:Source of the post Which Servite very publicly corrected by apologizing for its student body, holding an all school meeting to address the behavior, and disbanding that organization to prevent it from happening again...
BuckW wrote:Source of the post Yes there was a SM player a couple of years ago that dropped the N word during the MD game. That player was dealt with and was hating life with the number of gassers he was forced to run.
MDDad wrote:Source of the post Because it's true. You probably can't hear the language living a thousand miles away, and maybe you need a video to drive it home, but almost every high school team uses language that would curl your hair.
NotDonaldBren wrote:Source of the post The "organization" was their entire student section, which simply renamed itself "The Asylum" (appropriate on many levels) and carried on. Lets not pretend like making monkey sounds at black athletes, calling them slurs, and CHANTING at multi-racial players "which one are you?" and "where is daddy?" are things that were "corrected" by an apology, a school assembly, or changing the name of the student section.
The kids who did that were raised rotten by rotten human beings, the only correction would have been to expel them immediately. We'd have to hope their eventual departure as Men of Servite changed the tenor of the underbelly at Servite, but based on some of the continuing behavior in that student section and student body, that's questionable.
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