The War Room Bet Thread v2 | Page 13

Discussion in 'The War Room' started by Lead, Mar 1, 2017.

  1. Lead /Led/

    Lead
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2009
    Messages:
    28,560
    Likes Received:
    9,950
    Location:
    Around Pittsburgh
    It's a little iffy though. The war has to be authorized through congress. Maybe the NK hype could just do it on its own
     
    #241
    Fawlty likes this.
  2. waiguoren Brown Belt

    waiguoren
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,987
    Likes Received:
    2,542
    Location:
    China
    @Lead

    Is this thread only for political bets? I didn't notice anything about non-political bets in the rules.
     
    #242
  3. Lead /Led/

    Lead
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2009
    Messages:
    28,560
    Likes Received:
    9,950
    Location:
    Around Pittsburgh
    Yes. I thought it'd be implied the bet needs to be War Room oriented. What did you have in mind?
     
    #243
  4. waiguoren Brown Belt

    waiguoren
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,987
    Likes Received:
    2,542
    Location:
    China
    A May-Mac bet
     
    #244
  5. Jack V Savage Funklord of the USA and the Nicest Guy on Sherdog

    Jack V Savage
    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2004
    Messages:
    55,446
    Likes Received:
    12,916
    Is there anyone who actually watches both sports who thinks that McGregor is likely to win?
     
    #245
  6. Lead /Led/

    Lead
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2009
    Messages:
    28,560
    Likes Received:
    9,950
    Location:
    Around Pittsburgh
    Yea, it wouldn't be officiated in here but there's likely tons of people you could get to do via pm or if they see it here

    I don't watch boxing and I don't see him having a chance
     
    #246
  7. Quipling Black Belt

    Quipling
    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    5,846
    Likes Received:
    6,039
    Location:
    purgatory
    I'll bet you there are at least people who purport to think he does.
     
    #247
  8. waiguoren Brown Belt

    waiguoren
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,987
    Likes Received:
    2,542
    Location:
    China
    Doubt it, though it depends on the definition of "likely"
     
    #248
    Jack V Savage likes this.
  9. SidJustice Master of the world and the universe

    SidJustice
    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2012
    Messages:
    4,326
    Likes Received:
    12,913
    I suppose you could make bets based on finishes, number of strikesoutlanded, and things of that nature. Unless someone is such a Mcgregor fan they think he can win. Then you should probably not take the bet, as it is mean to take money from the mentally disabled.
     
    #249
    Jack V Savage likes this.
  10. Fawlty cussed 'em belt

    Fawlty
    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2015
    Messages:
    14,251
    Likes Received:
    19,996
    Location:
    podcast
    Disclaimer- I don't believe what I'm about to say, but it's still kind of a thing. Conor has the momentum of an irrational world behind him. This fight is a sort of milestone on the road to the apocalypse. If he wins, there will be repercussions for the enlightened. It will damage the value of truth and excite the illness and the clubs of the spiritually unclean. Mayweather is a guardian of civilization. And you can still get him at like 1:6.
     
    #250
    kpt018 and Jack V Savage like this.
  11. waiguoren Brown Belt

    waiguoren
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,987
    Likes Received:
    2,542
    Location:
    China
    [​IMG]
     
    #251
    Jack V Savage likes this.
  12. Fawlty cussed 'em belt

    Fawlty
    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2015
    Messages:
    14,251
    Likes Received:
    19,996
    Location:
    podcast
    I know, but still.
     
    #252
  13. kpt018 Gold Belt

    kpt018
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2011
    Messages:
    16,640
    Likes Received:
    5,500
    I can't believe the line on that fight is holding. It must tell us there are lots of MMA fan loonies that believe in the McGoat!

    Should be easy money.
     
    #253
    Fawlty and Jack V Savage like this.
  14. Fawlty cussed 'em belt

    Fawlty
    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2015
    Messages:
    14,251
    Likes Received:
    19,996
    Location:
    podcast
    I think it's mostly the Irish/English punters. Very degenerate gambling culture imo.
     
    #254
    kpt018 likes this.
  15. kpt018 Gold Belt

    kpt018
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2011
    Messages:
    16,640
    Likes Received:
    5,500
    Lol!

    Maybe people are listening to Brendan Shaub. He's the only guy I've heard who's high on McGregor. The most generous MMA analysts and current/former fighters are saying "he has a chance" but many of them are just hoping he doesn't get embarrassed.

    This fight sucks but god damn it I'm watching anyway.
     
    #255
    HomerThompson and Fawlty like this.
  16. Lead /Led/

    Lead
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2009
    Messages:
    28,560
    Likes Received:
    9,950
    Location:
    Around Pittsburgh
    The bigger deal is doing a bet with a friend cause they will do one to one odds without thinking about it. I have someone who is certain McGregor wins and I find it odd because he doesn't really follow MMA or boxing much. I swear he's just watched MCGregors past 2-3 fights exclusively and now thinks he is invincible.
     
    #256
    HomerThompson, Quipling and kpt018 like this.
  17. Lead /Led/

    Lead
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2009
    Messages:
    28,560
    Likes Received:
    9,950
    Location:
    Around Pittsburgh
    I don't know why people listen to Shaub in general. I tried his podcast and couldn't enjoy it. I pretty much skip the fight companions cause of him and Eddie. They can't be in the same room for a recording or it just turns into them yelling over each other
     
    #257
    kpt018 likes this.
  18. Gazwald As team Chules as the rest of 'em

    Gazwald
    Joined:
    May 24, 2015
    Messages:
    6,091
    Likes Received:
    5,864
    I'm betting the farm that @KONE and @Jack V Savage fuck and get it over with in the next 6 months.
     
    #258
  19. Gazwald As team Chules as the rest of 'em

    Gazwald
    Joined:
    May 24, 2015
    Messages:
    6,091
    Likes Received:
    5,864
    Side bet on them holding hands walking down the beach while the sun sets in the next 2 years.
     
    #259
  20. kpt018 Gold Belt

    kpt018
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2011
    Messages:
    16,640
    Likes Received:
    5,500
    Yeah man, I see the same thing. If it's a good friend I avoid those bets because, well, they're my friend. But those are the best bets if you don't care about taking their money.

    Also, if one of my friends are mouthing off about a fight like this I gladly change my mind.

    I had the same exact experience. He's a funny guy and I like him on Rogan's podcast but he gives a lot of bad analysis and I found his podcast to be annoying.
     
    #260

Share This Page

monitoring_string = "fd5733925866a04e50edd70f38dfaa35"
monitoring_string = "603ac9fff68f23709f2a42bf5e29272b"