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Old 04-05-2014, 12:16 PM   #161
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80% of UFC fighters would benefit from better management.
Weren't you just off dubs?

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Old 04-05-2014, 12:21 PM   #162
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Your lawyer analogy is a dumb over exaggeration. A fighter can easily make some extra money through sponsors, teaching, and other means. Also, there have always been great UFC fights even back when fighters weren't making squat. So to say poor fighter pay results in a poor quality product isn't true at all.
Actually that's pretty stupid.

Do you know what a "professional athlete" is?

Do you know what a "semi-pro" athlete is?

Do you know what a "recreational athlete" is

WHat is the UFC selling genius?

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Old 04-05-2014, 12:35 PM   #163
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Whatever, a paltry semantic error. You--and everyone reading the post--know what I meant. Most likely 80% of the UFC roster is making less money than him. OK, Doc?



Didn't capitalize "Barnatt," misspelled "blatant," didn't separate "read" and "between."

See, I can be a pedant, too.
Nice to see that I got under your skin, misssion achieved.

There's a difference between a semantic error and a clear misunderstanding of a concept btw. Not that's pedantry.

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Old 04-05-2014, 12:49 PM   #164
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Duffee wanted to work at Dairy Queen on weekends and they fired him

He isn't exactly a long time veteran or super star, he hasn't fought in 2 years or something and you think it is strange that he is broke?

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Old 04-05-2014, 12:52 PM   #165
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Two things very sad and pathetic about this thread.

First, if Barnatt makes more money than 80% of fighters because of what he makes outside the UFC, then clearly they don't pay him or any of them shit-- a clear as day contradiction.

Second, how could anyone who's ever worked a day in their life support the obscenely rich like such sniffling, little bitches? Is this thread flooded with Zuffa employees? Are people that easily duped to support such non-sense?

The UFC has all the price gouging of the major sports. The difference is that most of that money goes right to them, not to "handsomely" paid athletes with 7 and 8 figure salaries.
The UFC makes no where close to what other major sports make.

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Old 04-05-2014, 01:10 PM   #166
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Zuffa are the devils

The took their own money & turned around a business with hard-work & a great business plan & they now employ more MMA fighters than any company in history with many becoming rich
They took a dying sport & made it so popular they are on FOX


Zuffa are the devils

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Old 04-05-2014, 01:11 PM   #167
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Wouldnt it be a better to spend your time reading the minds of future criminals to stop them or something rather than UFC fighters?
hahaha awesome!!

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