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Old 02-11-2009   #1
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Default Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

Troy Aikman has (and has always had) something that not many men who've worn the metallic silver and blue get...MY RESPECT. The class act has done something which to me speaks volumes about his overal character. Congrats Troy.

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Default Re: Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

While I don't share Dread's enthusiasm , I will admit that I'm always happy whenever someone goes back and finishes a promise made to themself, Mom, Dad or whoever.
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Default Re: Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

Great news. Now we can get out of the dead end jobs as NFL Analyst and Hot Wing monger.
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Great news. Now we can get out of the dead end jobs as NFL Analyst and Hot Wing monger.
You forgot the dealership and NASCAR partnership.
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Default Re: Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

Emmitt did the same thing..for his momma.

Good for Troy.
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Default Re: Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

The fact that he can pull 2 A's after about 10 concussions is what impresses me the most.
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Great news. Now we can get out of the dead end jobs as NFL Analyst and Hot Wing monger.
At least he moved up from brick salesman.
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Default Re: Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

Way to get that sociology degree...my sister is going for that too...

More like a degree in M-R-S!!!
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How could would it be to have him in your class!?
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Emmitt did the same thing..for his momma.

Good for Troy.
Yeah...but Troy can actually read...
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Yeah...but Troy can actually read...
Emmitt can read. He just can't process that information and form it into verbal words.
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Good for Troy. I feel encouraged.
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Cool Re: Troy Aikman did WHAT?!

Bruener went back and got his. Mike Doss went back and got his. And countless others.

Speaks volume of their characters and example setting - let's face it, most of them don't need a degree because they're rich. Way to go, guys.
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Bruener went back and got his. Mike Doss went back and got his. And countless others.

Speaks volume of their characters and example setting - let's face it, most of them don't need a degree because they're rich. Way to go, guys.
Which is why it is easier for most of them to go back and finish.
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Bruener went back and got his. Mike Doss went back and got his. And countless others.

Speaks volume of their characters and example setting - let's face it, most of them don't need a degree because they're rich. Way to go, guys.
Nah. They just want to go back and check out the hot college girls.
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Nah. They just want to go back and check out the hot college girls.
Most likely, they go the Blackboard or similar route and finish their graduation requirements from the comfort of their home office.
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Most likely, they go the Blackboard or similar route and finish their graduation requirements from the comfort of their home office.
It's "Angel" now, but there's not much difference.
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Most likely, they go the Blackboard or similar route and finish their graduation requirements from the comfort of their home office.
I could be wrong, but if I recall Mike Doss, Eddie George, and Mark Bruener attended classes (I'm not saying that ALL of it was in classroom - but it did involve some classroom time).
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Yeah...but Troy can actually read...
I can't fault Emmitt too much. I used to have a speech impediment and I still have to work at speaking well. I know English in and out, but I'm likely to make the same mistakes Emmitt made.
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Most likely, they go the Blackboard or similar route and finish their graduation requirements from the comfort of their home office.
That's actually harder. I had a class that didn't meet in person, only online. I'm miffed that I paid as much for a class where the professor did absolutely NOTHING as I did for classes where professors lectured and met with students.
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