Eoghan wrote:Fowler can catch a bus at highway speeds for all I care. Trying to tell a business how to do their job and ruin a young man's career before it begins all because of a tissue paper thin "what if it were your daughters?" appeal to emotion fallacy is some of the most reprehensible journalism I've ever read.
"ruin a young man's career before it begins"?
What about the lives of the two young women that were ruined? Their attempted suicides as a result of the slut shaming they were battered with and the "shhhh, you can't say anything because he's a high profile high school athlete" wall they ran into?
Go look at the scars on the inner forearm of one of the girls from her slicing herself from wrist to inner elbow.
Then read how McDaniels treated the mediation with utter contempt.
Are you seriously making McDaniels our to be the victim in this?
I find that utterly disgusting.
There are only two originating reprehensible acts here, and everything after is a result of those two reprehensible acts.
Hey Bigslam, I want to commend you for being a standup quality human being.
Just wanted to say I doubt our broster (brother and poster combined) Eoghan meant it that way although it came across a
He over the years has been a quality poster and good person.
It's nice to know we have people like You (who stands up for the victims) and people like him (who believes in second chances).
Once again you guys never fail in letting us know how lucky we are to have the members of this board.
Let's do the best we can to try and keep it basketball related
(while also knowing that something happened that was horrible, sending our support, and hoping all involved can find peace)
I saw this type of situation happen on the dook boards regarding the lacross case and it got the board shut down on espn
(not the reason why I suggested we try to avoid the topic) just mentioning it...
Once again my/our hearts go out to who was involved and hopefully everyone can overcome it...