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Who are you rooting for in this Super Bowl?

DeplorableDanDeplorableDan Posts: 2,474 ✭✭✭✭✭

Show who you want to win, via coins.

49ers- several possibilities

-1849 dated coins
-California Gold Rush Issues
-If you don’t have those, anything minted in San Fran?

Chiefs-

-Any design with an Indian on it, I guess?

  • feel free to improvise if you have another idea

I’ll go first:

However, I don’t know if the “script” will allow for a Swiftie SuperBowl loss, so my money will probably be on the chiefs 😂.

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  • jesbrokenjesbroken Posts: 9,027 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Oh, you're talking about the cheap seats. Think of the coin or coins you could buy and watch the game on tv.
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  • MFeldMFeld Posts: 11,727 ✭✭✭✭✭

    No option for a coin featuring a fast runner, for those rooting for Taylor Swift (fast)? 😉

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  • pursuitoflibertypursuitofliberty Posts: 6,505 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I like both teams for the most part, but the KC thing is getting old, and being West Coast, and that I like a lot of the SF players including Brock and CMC, so ...



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  • DoubleEagle59DoubleEagle59 Posts: 8,140 ✭✭✭✭✭

    No Taylor Swift, that's for sure.......and I'll pass on the half time show also. (grumpy old man here!!)

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  • PillarDollarCollectorPillarDollarCollector Posts: 4,596 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Neither team but will take for SF tired of seen the same teams win Super Bowls. Brady kinda did that to me and now Mahomes.

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  • DeplorableDanDeplorableDan Posts: 2,474 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @lermish said:
    I'm rooting for:

    I don't see your name on there, are you "sushi" by any chance? lol

  • AUandAGAUandAG Posts: 24,486 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited February 11, 2024 10:27AM

    Having lived in the SF bay area and also having lived in the KC metro area, I will be searching ebay for auctions ending during the game....I will just put the game on mute, listen to music and search, search, search.
    bob :)

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  • johnny9434johnny9434 Posts: 27,319 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @DisneyFan said:
    With coins, who has time for the Super Bowl?

    Coins and smooth Hennessy, neat. Pay bills with what's left, fwiw (nothing)

  • lermishlermish Posts: 1,762 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @DeplorableDan said:

    @lermish said:
    I'm rooting for:

    I don't see your name on there, are you "sushi" by any chance? lol

    That is a fantastic guess but not correct. It's a pretty large buy-in so myself and a few friends pooled up. We are Quads in the squares.

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  • ConshyboyConshyboy Posts: 348 ✭✭✭✭

    The commercials

  • GoldbullyGoldbully Posts: 16,797 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @RYK said:

    AT all day. 😂

  • lkeneficlkenefic Posts: 7,619 ✭✭✭✭✭

    For tonight's game... GO DEFENSE!

    ... I'm really hoping for funny advertising...

    ...and, Go Ravens! ;)

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  • Glen2022Glen2022 Posts: 832 ✭✭✭✭

    Green Bay- but I guess I'll have to wait till next year, or the year after, etc.

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  • ElKevvoElKevvo Posts: 4,046 ✭✭✭✭✭

    49ers...just to mix things up a bit.

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  • BillJonesBillJones Posts: 33,367 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I don’t have any emotional attachment to either one. Baltimore, because of the many coin shows and youthful attraction to the one time Baltimore Colts, would have been a favorite. Detroit, because they have not won since 1957, would have been the other. I guess my choice will be San Francisco by default.

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  • ctf_error_coinsctf_error_coins Posts: 15,407 ✭✭✭✭✭

    My daughter and wife will be watching the Super Bowl for the very first time. Guess why?

    I will be outside working on my Bonsai trees.

  • CharlotteDudeCharlotteDude Posts: 2,850 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Since the Chiefs beat the Ravens, I have no preference for who wins the Usher performance, at which I understand Taylor Swift’s boyfriend will likely be playing. If arm twisting were employed, I’d have to go with…


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  • david3142david3142 Posts: 3,368 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Don’t have a rooting interest but my household (two young girls) is pro-Taylor so go Chiefs!

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    @Goldbully said:



    Two of a kind...............


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    @MFeld Winged Mercury is Swift!

  • ElmerFusterpuckElmerFusterpuck Posts: 4,611 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Of course there's someone in this thread that has to pee all over the floor.

    Being a frustrated Vikings/Texans fan, I'm pretty neutral for this year but I'll lean...

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  • TwobitcollectorTwobitcollector Posts: 3,055 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited February 11, 2024 1:14PM

    I'm rooting for a good movie on TCM, if not I'll dig one out from my pile.

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  • logger7logger7 Posts: 7,954 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited February 11, 2024 1:17PM

    Maybe there are no other bookish types out there, like me, not interested much in professional sports.

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  • Manifest_DestinyManifest_Destiny Posts: 3,011 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I care about the 1908 MLB season.

  • pointfivezeropointfivezero Posts: 1,578 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Live in the Bay Area now but both my parents are from northeastern Kansas, so I will split the difference and pull for Denver. :)

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  • BustDMsBustDMs Posts: 1,557 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I’m rooting for a tie with it going to 13 overtime periods when I’ll be asleep.

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  • SaorAlbaSaorAlba Posts: 7,458 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited February 11, 2024 2:33PM

    Just so I don't have to hear about Traylor.

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  • CrepidoderaCrepidodera Posts: 168 ✭✭✭✭

    KC

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