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Antron must not watch the NFL.

It has happened where a team won its division with a loosing record because the division was so weak and then hosted a playoff game and won.
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Can you ask them, if they are going to give such limited choices, to add "none of the above" ?

I do believe the countdown needs to change, both of those choices don't cut it for me... so no vote...
I happen to agree....
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Yeah Antron would be a 4 time TF champ without it! His idea has been suggested since year one of the Countdown when they did only qualify 8 cars. That was interesting with the 2nd points reset. It is similar to what nascar does now with elimination rounds. I dislike the idea that the top 8 would get the majority of the tv coverage because they earned it. That would make the other side of the ladder a 2 minute highlight reel.

The best way to sum it up is a line from one of my favorite movies....

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Look! We've figured it seventeen different ways, and every time we figured it, it was no good, because no matter how we figured it, somebody don't like the way we figured it! So now, there's only one way to figure it. And that is, every man, including the old bag, for himself!



Indeed! It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World we live in.
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Indeed! It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World we live in.
Ahhhh haha thank you! Obscure reference not made in vain.
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What I believe is particularly appealing about Antron's proposal is that it would have a part time or lower funded team allow to participate in the final round. Thus, greatly enhancing the opportunity for them to showcase their team, and possibly get the win. The beauty would be in this positive public exposure, and to boost their sponsorship potential. Moreover, it keeps the "countdown playoff" teams truly competing against one another with greater attention from the racers, fans, and media.
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I recommend buy backs if you lose ! Let's say a half a million a round , all money going back to the great non-profit . I should be on the board .
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