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Old 10-24-2012, 01:21 PM  
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(October 17, 2012)

Organizers behind the Save Our Chiefs movement have designated November 18, 2012 against the Cincinnati Bengals as the official Blackout Arrowhead game. Not a blackout in the traditional sense where the game isn't televised but instead one where the fans wear black to the game. Why a Blackout? To send a visual message that Chief fans are tired of broken leadership and subpar performance on the field. Black is a color commonly attributed to “mourning” which is the state of mind, play and spirit of the Chiefs fan base.

Organizers released this official statement on Wednesday, October 17, 2012:

"We, the donators and supporters of the banner and movement, have been accused of being fair weather fans. This is simply not true. We are passionate fans who live and die with this team on Sunday. If we were fair weather fans, we would have found something else to do a long time ago. Instead, we have gone hoarse by the second quarter and not been able to speak right the next day. We have painted our faces and worn costumes, even formed charitable organizations that have raised tens of thousands of dollars to benefit the local community. We have made life-long friends and are as dedicated a Chiefs fan as anyone else.

We haven't given up the team. We are tired of losing. We are tired of not being competitive. We are tired of seeing Arrowhead as a shell of what it used to be.

We who have been loyal for so long deserve better than what we have received. We have endured 19 painful years with no playoff wins. While it’s acknowledged that the organization has won the AFC West, as recently as 2010, they mean nothing when they are immediately followed by playoff losses. We have had a single appearance in the AFC championship game since 1970 (1993) and we lost. In 1984, the AFC Championship trophy was named "The Lamar Hunt Trophy". How sad is it that we have never once held the trophy that bears our founders name?

Thousands of us remember the desolation of the 80's and it is something we do not want to see repeated. Thousands of us remember going to games in the late 90's and early 00's and feeling the rumble of the crowd in our feet and chest. We would high five and hug total strangers after a touchdown or a clutch defensive stop. We remember being unable to talk to the person next to us on defensive 3rd downs... all because we knew that we could disrupt the opposing offense and inspire our defense.

Our goal with this movement is to create change so we don't end up forgetting those experiences. We ask everyone to attend the Chiefs/Bengals game on November 18 to wear black and cheer for the Chiefs. Send a message that Sea of Red will quickly change and disappear if change isn't made. Arrowhead will once again be empty like it was in the 80s.

To learn more about the Save Our Chiefs movement please follow us at www.saveourchiefs.com, at www.facebook.com/SaveOurChiefs, on Twitter @SaveOurChiefs, or the original thread on www.chiefsplanet.com.
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:00 AM   #406
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@Jason_Madson: Just spoke with a security person at Arrowhead. If you're found with a Fire Pioli sign, you're kicked out. #Chiefs
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:11 AM   #407
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:13 AM   #408
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I'm seeing some black shirts out there, but not as many as I would have hoped for. Although, the stadium really does look half empty
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:14 AM   #409
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:16 AM   #410
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@Jason_Madson: Just spoke with a security person at Arrowhead. If you're found with a Fire Pioli sign, you're kicked out. #Chiefs
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:21 AM   #411
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:21 AM   #412
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:36 AM   #413
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More empty seats than people in black.
There's more empty seats than people, period.
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:39 AM   #414
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:39 AM   #415
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High Tech is Sorcery and the people who are really powerful are literally telling people to commit crimes using the psychic interspace created by the WWW and Wireless. They are controlling peoples actions like drones . The two things are deeply intertwined. The more man's brain interfaces with machines the creepier it gets. They use brains separate from a human body in a supercomputer and you have The Image of the Beast. The military has been doing this since the 50s
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:42 AM   #416
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@Jason_Madson: Just spoke with a security person at Arrowhead. If you're found with a Fire Pioli sign, you're kicked out. #Chiefs
This might be a dumb question... but is that actually legal?

You're a paying customer. Can you get kicked out for exercising free speech? That sounds highly unusual to me.
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:43 AM   #417
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More empty seats than people in black.
I feel like the empty seats further proves the point. I don't think it was even remotely possible to get a fully blacked out stadium. Think this proves a point that people are no longer going to the stadium. Those that are, are wearing black.

Incidentally... should we just point out that the "true fans" (those who refuse to wear black) are the ones who aren't showing up to this game?
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:44 AM   #418
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:44 AM   #419
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This might be a dumb question... but is that actually legal?

You're a paying customer. Can you get kicked out for exercising free speech? That sounds highly unusual to me.
I brought this up repeatedly. I told them I want to see the ordinance that would apply to stopping free speech. I said show it to me and I'll leave.
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Old 11-18-2012, 11:45 AM   #420
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