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Old 06-01-2009, 11:07 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Superjudge View Post
Go easy on the kid.

If you had the benefit of knwoing that if you made that decision, and you cheated the SAT to get into school (which is a joke, the NCAA is the AHL for the NBA, it aint about school for its athletes)

Would you say no?

If it meant you had a way to prove yourself and you'd grab a contract for Chicago, and then win ROTY on your way to a huge life, would you???

Don't be so quick to Judge the kid.
The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out. Thomas Macaulay (yeah, i looked it up... couldn't remember the full quote)

Live by it, and you'll sleep better at night. If he knew he didn't have the smarts to get into College, then he could have gone to Europe to play. He might not have gone 1st overall, but he'd still make his millions.
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