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Arena Corruption: FIFA or NCAA?

Discussion in 'Archive: The Arena' started by DarthIntegral, May 31, 2011.

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Corruption: FIFA or NCAA?

Poll closed May 31, 2011.
  1. FIFA

    44.4%
  2. NCAA

    55.6%
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  1. DarthIntegral

    DarthIntegral VIP star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Which is more corrupt?
     
  2. Nevermind

    Nevermind Jedi Knight star 6

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    I know nothing about either of them.
     
  3. DarthTunick

    DarthTunick SfC Part IV Commissioner star 10 VIP - Game Host

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    NCAA, because of the holier than thou vibe one gets from a lot of the coverage of their sports/the stuff you hear from a lot of their supporters.

    [hl=dodgerblue]Viva Los Angeles![/hl][face_flag]
     
  4. Jedi Gunny

    Jedi Gunny Yahtzee Host star 9 VIP - Game Host

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    Both are equally corrupt because they seem to thrive on illegal transgressions (which all sports have to deal with, not just these two organizations). However, in terms of more gross violations, the NCAA because of the amateur status of the players involved.
     
  5. Rogue...Jedi

    Rogue...Jedi Administrator Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    NCAA has its problems, most definitely... but I don't know enough about FIFA's to vote :p
     
  6. rechedelphar

    rechedelphar Jedi Master star 6

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    So if you vote for NCAA are you voting for the schools themselves?
     
  7. rhonderoo

    rhonderoo Former Head Admin star 9 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    NCAA: "We're going to suspend these five players we know broke rules, but not until after the bowl game."
     
  8. DT421

    DT421 Jedi Master star 5

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    NCAA

    They all cheat. Ohio State is the latest one to get caught.
     
  9. s65horsey

    s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I voted FIFA. It somehow seems worse when it is on a world level.
     
  10. Darth McClain

    Darth McClain Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    And there's more money involved with FIFA. They get my vote. Go Blatter Infection!:rolleyes:
     
  11. darth_gersh

    darth_gersh Jedi Master star 6

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    NCAA So many things are wrong with it. So many tangents.
     
  12. darthdrago

    darthdrago Jedi Master star 4

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  13. EMPEROR_WINDU

    EMPEROR_WINDU Jedi Master star 5

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    FIFA. At least the NCAA doesn't have bribery accusations aimed at their possible presidents.


    Not all NCAA schools cheat either and with the way the media behaves(in a good way) a lot of the schools that do cheat get caught sooner or later. SMU, USC, and now Ohio State come to mind as the biggest profile cases and they were all punished appropriately or are about to be;)
     
  14. yankee8255

    yankee8255 Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    I voted FIFA: with the NCAA, it's the schools that are corrupt, not the organization. FIFA has to be one of the most corrupt organizations on earth, period. I don't think the NCAA awards the Men's BB Final Four, for example, based solely on which candidate city wheels in the most suitcases of cash per voting committee member.
     
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