Originally Posted by Haggis McJackass
Thom was being sarcastic when he complained that there was no action, which he showed by posting pics of a guy with a face full of bruises.
I agreed with him, and added a more general complaint. My complaint was that, in this situation where an uninformed crowd boos a good fight simply because the fighters are too small to really hurt each other, the UFC is in a lose-lose situation with many posters here.
The UFC is often criticized for supposedly encouraging a meathead "Just Bleed" type atmosphere around its events. Frequently you hear complaints about the uneducated UFC fans, as compared to the more respectful and knowledgeable Japanese fans.
But when the UFC President bluntly tells the public that it's a sport, not a Roman Colosseum spectacle, and fans should appreciate the skill and dedication on display even without knockouts and blood, that's wrong too.
Uninformed morons boo a good fight purely due to size of participants = UFC fails.
UFC President tells said morons to go and **** themselves = UFC fails.
Ohhh...I thought you were saying that the person with the lose-lose situation was Thom.
My bad then.
It's a luck I had the time to edit the message before you had the time to read it.
It was one of those beauty I have some talent composing !
French but not from France !