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01-30-2013, 04:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Giggli G View Post
I've been a member of this board for a very long time. What defines "yokel with a wierd (sp) opinion" anyway? Who is the arbiter, the thought police?

Yeesh, I think a lot of members here would be a lot happier living under a dictatorship.
Hi Giggli, I have to apologize, looking back what I said was unnecessarily crass - I was on my mobile at the time and didn't see who had made the OP, and assumed that rather than a regular it was one of the many one-off posters who make some ridiculous thread and then kind of disappear again. Not that that makes what I said any more justified - people should be able to say whatever they want (even if it's hard to put up with sometimes).

That said, sorry, I just don't agree. I feel like it's too knee-jerk-reactionary to Galchenyuk's good start. I'm doubly against it in that I don't think we made a bad pick in Yakupov at all. I am triply against it in that I am a big Gagner fan and I personally consider him part of the core and one of the heart-and-soul players on the Oilers, and don't want him replaced.

Oh, and it is a habit of mine to typo 'weird.' Haha.

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