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From Monday's game.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3q3Si6pY1do&NR



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I think it's funny that he's got five days off because of this. He made a mistake, yes, and you can't use that word on TV, but it's just a word. Did it warp minds? Is somebody that fragile that they can't take hearing a word like that? He apologized, and he sounded sincere, so move on. Maybe give him one day off, but five? Give me a break.
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Eh, I don't think there was anything wrong with him getting suspended. If he dropped the f-bomb because of some crazy play or because something happened in the booth and it just slipped then that's one thing, but he started swearing because he messed up a line? You have to be a lot more composed than that to be doing a live broadcast, I got no problem with giving him 5 days to send a message to be more careful.



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He thought they were taping a segment to be played during the pre-game.
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    Originally posted by JimBob Skeeter
    He thought they were taping a segment to be played during the pre-game.


Maybe, but that alone is enough to get fired let alone suspended if his name wasn't Bert Blyleven.



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    Maybe, but that alone is enough to get fired let alone suspended if his name wasn't Bert Blyleven.


Yea, he's totally lucky here. I saw a San Diego news anchor get fired for doing the same thing. That was rough.



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No big deal. It was an understandable screw-up.



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