Home Mail MemberMap Chat (0) Wallpapers
Go Back   ChiefsPlanet > The Lounge

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-08-2013, 03:18 PM  
CrazyPhuD CrazyPhuD is offline
Meow
 
CrazyPhuD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Casino cash: $1615695
Balls prohibited in NY

Man who didn't love a good old fashioned game of tackle basketball during recess????

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-204_162-...-safety-fears/

Quote:
N.Y. school bans balls at recess, cracks down on tag games over safety fears

A rash of playground injuries has prompted one Long Island, N.Y. school to ban balls and require teacher supervision for games like tag.

"Some of these injuries can unintentionally become very serious so we want to make sure our children have fun, but are also protected," Dr. Kathleen Maloney, superintendent of Port Washington Schools, told CBS New York.

The ban at Weber Middle School in Port Washington, N.Y. will apply to footballs, baseballs, soccer balls, lacrosse balls or any other equipment that might harm a child or school friends. Students will be allowed to play with softer Nerf balls.

Rough games of tag or cartwheels will require supervision from a coach, according to the report.

Children without protective gear may experience injuries ranging from bumps and scrapes to head injuries and concussions.

The reported surge of injuries at the school may mirror statistics elsewhere in the country.

Researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center reported in late September that there was a 90 percent increase in the number of children admitted to emergency rooms with sports-related head injuries over the past decade.

An August report from child safety nonprofit Safe Kids Worldwide found 1.35 million emergency room visits each year are caused by sports, the most common being strains, sprains, fractures, bruises and scrapes. Twelve percent of those visits were for concussions, with nearly half of those occurring in children between 12 and 15 years of age.

Studies suggest children need longer recovery times following a concussion or they may face additional health risks.

"One of the biggest risk factors of being injured again is incomplete recovery or rehabilitation," Michael F. Bergeron, executive director of the National Youth Sports Health and Safety Institute, told CBSNews.com in September.

This week, the largest youth sports organizations in the U.S. announced the formation of the National Sports Concussion Coalition to establish best practices with experts on how to diagnose and treat young athletes with head injuries.

However, despite the safety risks, some students and parents feel like the ban is going too far.

"Cartwheels and tag -- I think it's ridiculous they are banning that," one parent said to WCBS.

"Children's safety is paramount, but at the same time, you have to let them live life," added Port Washington parent Ellen Cohen to WCBS.

One sports medicine expert points out there will always be a risk of head injuries and concussions when playing sports or other recess activities, but emphasizing the rules of safe play and using padding when possible can reduce risk.

"While I believe that an outright ban on the use of athletic balls during sports activities is not warranted, adequate supervision of students during recess is critical to ensure safety," Dr. Robert Glatter, director of sports medicine and traumatic brain injury at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, told CBSNews.com in an email.

CBS New York reported other school districts in the area are mulling similar bans.
Posts: 8,013
CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.CrazyPhuD threw an interception on a screen pass.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 06:17 PM   #31
-King- -King- is offline
▓▓▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▓▓
 
-King-'s Avatar
 

Join Date: Jan 2009
Casino cash: $109900
The pussification of Canada continues.
Posted via Mobile Device
Posts: 38,350
-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 06:18 PM   #32
KC Tattoo KC Tattoo is offline
SPOT THE PSYCHO
 
KC Tattoo's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: ks
Casino cash: $54376433
People get mangled up or die in car wrecks every day.


Ban driving.
Posts: 20,769
KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.KC Tattoo is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 06:24 PM   #33
NinerDoug NinerDoug is offline
Starter
 
NinerDoug's Avatar
 

Join Date: May 2013
Casino cash: $8988
So I'm guessing slaughter ball is out.
Posts: 688
NinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking aboutNinerDoug is the dumbass Milkman is always talking about
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 06:37 PM   #34
J Diddy J Diddy is offline
One Groovy Cat
 
J Diddy's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: The Pitt State baby
Casino cash: $166228
That's one thing I like about pittsburg. They still have the dangerous playground equipment and they still play dodge ball. To be honest my son's first year here I went to pick him up after school and he had a bloody nose, I freaked and asked him what happened. He told me he got wacked with the ball and I asked him what he thought about that.

He said he should have moved quicker.

He got a high 5 and ice cream.
Posts: 29,284
J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.J Diddy is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 06:44 PM   #35
mlyonsd mlyonsd is offline
Supporter
 

Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Spink, SD
Casino cash: $54124
So play kill the guy with the nerf ball. Problem solved.
Posts: 24,885
mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.mlyonsd is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 08:18 PM   #36
Valiant Valiant is offline
Valiant 'The Thread Killer'
 
Valiant's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Kansas City
Casino cash: $81449
New Yorkers..
Posts: 14,761
Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.Valiant wants to die in a aids tree fire.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 07:35 AM   #37
Dayze Dayze is offline
Resident Glue Sniffer
 
Dayze's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Overland Park
Casino cash: $1238419
Quote:
Originally Posted by J Diddy View Post
That's one thing I like about pittsburg. They still have the dangerous playground equipment and they still play dodge ball. To be honest my son's first year here I went to pick him up after school and he had a bloody nose, I freaked and asked him what happened. He told me he got wacked with the ball and I asked him what he thought about that.

He said he should have moved quicker.

He got a high 5 and ice cream.
that reminds me'; our playground had the jungle gyms (the old dome shaped ones with galvanized steel that looked like big soccer balls) and monkey bars over asphalt. .

I remember when we got this new whiz-bang awesome jungle gym with all the bells and whistles.....it got installed with a ton of mulch under it. Shit - it made it worse because we then played games trying to push people off because the mulch didn't hurt when you landed on your back lol.

ahhh..good ol days.
__________________
Life is 99% inspiration, 1% Perspiration, and 1% Attention to Detial.
Posts: 25,059
Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 07:39 AM   #38
Dunerdr Dunerdr is offline
Veteran
 
Dunerdr's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2012
Casino cash: $23449
Heard this on america now with andy dean.
__________________

Adopt-A-Chief- Hussain Abdullah
Posts: 1,391
Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.Dunerdr would the whole thing.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 07:40 AM   #39
tooge tooge is offline
MVP
 
tooge's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Liberty, MO
Casino cash: $91422
So they can't all throw the dodgeballs at the one fat slow kid that picks his nose and eats his boogers? Thats bs
Posts: 8,320
tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 07:40 AM   #40
vailpass vailpass is offline
Yah Mules!
 
vailpass's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2001
Casino cash: $99234941
The suicide merry go rounds were great. Can't count how many times I saw someone spin off that thing.
__________________
It don't matter what line we hand you
When we come a crawlin' in.
We ain't wrong, we ain't sorry,
An' it's probably gonna happen again.

T. Byrd
Posts: 36,534
vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.vailpass is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 07:41 AM   #41
tooge tooge is offline
MVP
 
tooge's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Liberty, MO
Casino cash: $91422
We played dodgeball with the old basketballs. No shit. You were either quick, or you got pummelled
Posts: 8,320
tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 08:26 AM   #42
Halfcan Halfcan is offline
Queen Anne's Revenge!
 
Halfcan's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Independence, Missouri
Casino cash: $57445
Quote:
Originally Posted by tooge View Post
We played dodgeball with the old basketballs. No shit. You were either quick, or you got pummelled
If you can dodge a Hammer you can dodge a ball-lol
Posts: 23,983
Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.Halfcan wants to die in a aids tree fire.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 08:32 AM   #43
Dayze Dayze is offline
Resident Glue Sniffer
 
Dayze's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Overland Park
Casino cash: $1238419
BB gun fights with the old daisy pump action rifles.

bottle rocket fights using an empty roman candle tube. That shit was fun as hell. Until my friends shirt caught fire. .....changed shirts.....GAME ON!
We'd play at night in; sort of hide and seek. It would be all quiet, then you'd hear a whistling rocket in the distance, followed by something like 'OW'!, or "son of a bitch"!
__________________
Life is 99% inspiration, 1% Perspiration, and 1% Attention to Detial.
Posts: 25,059
Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.Dayze is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 08:34 AM   #44
tooge tooge is offline
MVP
 
tooge's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Liberty, MO
Casino cash: $91422
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dayze View Post
BB gun fights with the old daisy pump action rifles.

bottle rocket fights using an empty roman candle tube. That shit was fun as hell. Until my friends shirt caught fire. .....changed shirts.....GAME ON!
We'd play at night in; sort of hide and seek. It would be all quiet, then you'd hear a whistling rocket in the distance, followed by something like 'OW'!, or "son of a bitch"!
We were doing that once, and I was wearing one of those 1980's mesh football jerseys. The bottle rocket end got stuck in the mesh right by my left shoulder....KABOOOM, knocked me on my ass. I couldn't hear for about 5 minutes out of my left ear, just ringing.
Posts: 8,320
tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 08:50 AM   #45
bringbackmarty bringbackmarty is offline
Sturmscharführer
 
bringbackmarty's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Der Fuhrerbunker
Casino cash: $1065064
KC's own...http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NyeLTyt3Sug
__________________
Adopt a Chief: Rudy Niswanger
Posts: 2,014
bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.bringbackmarty is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.