Quick question. Would you tap to strikes or get permanent brain damage?

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  1. frye666 Banned Banned

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    Would you tap and have cheeto eaters call you a pussy or would you tough it out and forget the names of your kids at 40?
     
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    38 and ain’t got no kids, so I ain’t tapping to shit
     
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  4. frye666 Banned Banned

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    So you prefer brain damage. Ok then.
     
  5. Congo66 Silver Belt

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    The punch that knocked you down in the first place probably gave you brain damage already, a bit more ground and pound is just superficial damage.
    You could always give up your back and get choked out instead.

    Leave it to the ref to stop it, they're paid to do it.
     
  6. davidlemonparty Red Belt

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    I'd rather die than tap to strikes

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  7. KTMshredsall Green Belt

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    Brain damage!!
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  8. Permanent brain damage is pretty bad. But losing the respect of a cheeto eating, mountain dew drinking, basement-dwelling sherdogger is not fun either.
    I think I would tap verbally and later claim that I was misunderstood by the ref.
     
  9. TheJohnnyWalkerEra Black Belt

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    I'd just kick the other person's ass instead
     
  10. frye666 Banned Banned

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    Alright. We have two that think this is the life to live................
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    Turtle like frank mir.
     
  12. 613 Gold Belt

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    I would give up my back Conor style well before the punches got too bad
     
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    Fighters don’t fight because they are smart they fight because they are tough
    If I was tough I wouldn’t tap to strikes
    If I was smart I would be an accountant or something
    I’m neither so I eat cheetos and call smart guys dumb and tough guys wimps
     
  14. submerged88 The 88 refers to a car--not H H.

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    Me neber tapeed too stiikees.
     
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    Let me be a warrior.
     
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    Its sherdog hes probably already got brain damage.
     
  17. Arrrrgh Red Belt

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    I don't get punched in the head for a living for a reason.

    Brain damage sucks. I have a little bit of it from work related injuries over the years. Sometimes its hard to manage my moods and I snap to anger a little too quickly. I don't know that it's because of the head trauma or just because I am shit at managing my emotions but either way I have a lot of empathy for fighters because it's clear it does affect them.

    That said, science is fuckin' dope and I have a lot of hope and faith that in my lifetime (I'm 35) we'll see advances that can help reverse brain damage. Or at the very least make the effects more manageable.

    I love this sport. And I respect fighters who make either decision because ultimately it is their life and their health being put on the line for our entertainment. I think every situation can be looked at on a case by case basis but I certainly won't hold it against a man if he taps. Most people never get in the cage to begin with. Myself included.
     
  18. TR1 Silver Belt

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    Mir tapped to strikes though
     
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    This is known as the shogun.
     
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    JUST DROOL
     

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