What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Gaucho on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:16 am

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby dodint on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:21 am

I actually laughed out loud at the Ben Hur photo.

Ask a Brazilian if the Senna picture is iconic.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby count2infinity on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:23 am

I had no idea you were Brazilian....
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby meow on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:26 am

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby PensFanInDC on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:27 am

Sam's Drunk Dog wrote:
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This may be the most Pittsburgh picture ever.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Sam's Drunk Dog on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:31 am

count2infinity wrote:SDD, you missed one:

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I prefer this one.

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby dodint on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:33 am

count2infinity wrote:I had no idea you were Brazilian....


I'm not, I'm just not a xenophobe.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby 44windmill on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:35 am

Factorial wrote:
shafnutz05 wrote:
Factorial wrote:
dodint wrote:They use as much equipment as American football players. ;)


Anything involving a vehicle is not a sport but a competition.


What about bicycling? :pop:


Nope. And neither is the WWE.

I'm new to the board, and I've wondered why there isn't a bicycle enthusiast thread. Seeing a few of the pet peeves and other random comments in regards to biking, I think I can see why.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Gaucho on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:37 am

Cycling is not a sport?
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby count2infinity on Wed Feb 11, 2015 9:40 am

dodint wrote:
count2infinity wrote:I had no idea you were Brazilian....


I'm not, I'm just not a xenophobe.


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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Willie Kool on Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:20 am

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby meow on Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:30 am

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Avyran on Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:32 am

A couple more soccer ones... one for the US, one for recent World Cups. Not arguing they're the "most iconic," but just memorable moments.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby shmenguin on Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:35 am

Avyran wrote:A couple more soccer ones... one for the US, one for recent World Cups. Not arguing they're the "most iconic," but just memorable moments.
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It's a shame they never caught the sniper that hit that Italian guy.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby thehockeyguru on Wed Feb 11, 2015 1:04 pm

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby djlm on Wed Feb 11, 2015 2:55 pm

dodint wrote:I actually laughed out loud at the Ben Hur photo.

Ask a Brazilian if the Senna picture is iconic.


It's not. That isn't even Senna's most iconic picture for us. Sorry.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby tifosi77 on Wed Feb 11, 2015 2:57 pm

Factorial wrote:Anything involving a vehicle is not a sport but a competition.

That is plainly stupid.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby PensFanInDC on Wed Feb 11, 2015 2:59 pm

Is a horse a vehicle? Would polo be a sport?
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby MalkinIsMyHomeboy on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:02 pm

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby PensFanInDC on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:02 pm

No but it is a sport
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby tifosi77 on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:02 pm

djlm wrote:
dodint wrote:I actually laughed out loud at the Ben Hur photo.

Ask a Brazilian if the Senna picture is iconic.


It's not. That isn't even Senna's most iconic picture for us. Sorry.

The image of Senna that resonates the most with me, as a hardcore Senna fan, is from Interlagos in 1991.....

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He looked like he was in the midst of a religious experience after that race. It was incredible.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Gaucho on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:04 pm

djlm wrote:
dodint wrote:I actually laughed out loud at the Ben Hur photo.

Ask a Brazilian if the Senna picture is iconic.


It's not. That isn't even Senna's most iconic picture for us. Sorry.


I assume the photo from Imola would sadly be considered more iconic.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby PensFanInDC on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:04 pm

Yeah...a dude raising a trophy with the Marlboro Man grabbing his crotch...real iconic...

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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby columbia on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:05 pm

PensFanInDC wrote:Yeah...a dude raising a trophy with the Marlboro Man grabbing his crotch...real iconic...

:slug:


And people say it's not a sport.
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Re: What is the most iconic photo in sports history?

Postby Gaucho on Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:06 pm

*giggle*
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