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The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness

Itís no secret that when people contradict themselves, it has the effect of making the flaws in their actions or statements seem glaringly obvious. But what about when WE ourselves get caught contradicting ourselves by someone else?

By: Nick Tumminello Added: January 6th, 2014
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    Next Generation Gaming Consoles

    Well if you're getting a new console, which are you getting? X-Box 360, PS3, or that GameCube Generation thing? If you aren't into games and so on, don't flame the forum please Haha... Thanks and Happy 4th of July

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    the new Nintendo console will be called Nintendo Revolution. Looking forward to PS3 as usual.
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    I will have all three. On launch day. A little bit of disposable income is a dangerous thing. (Notice I said "little")
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    Two wrongs don't make a right, but three rights make a left.
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    The XBox 360 becasue of Morrowind. The PS3 becasue it the PlayStation and traditionally has had the best games (IMHO). The Revolution because you'll be able to download the old NES and SNES games--the were da bomb before Play Station.
    There are no stupid questions, just stupid people.
    Two wrongs don't make a right, but three rights make a left.
    Are you eating while you are reading this? You should be... --hrdgain81
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    none. no money

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    I think i will get xbox 360 just for halo 3 then...PS3 for killzone anyone have seen the killzone 2 video its sick!
    "Show me a loser, and I'll show you a loser"-Stu Ungar
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    ps3.ign.com has the Killzone 2 video, so check it ou!
    "Show me a loser, and I'll show you a loser"-Stu Ungar
    "You're not your job.You're not how much money you have in the bank. You're not the car you drive.You're not the contents of your wallet. You're not your f*ckin khakis. You're the all-singing, all-dancing crap of the world"-Tyler Durden

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    I've seen the Killzone 2 video, pretty good But I like the X-Box 360's Quake IV video.. It's unbelievable. I think I'm going to go with the route of the X-Box 360.. Don't get me wrong, I have a PS1 and PS2, but the X-Box is all about online capabilities. I know the PS3 will have online functions, but I just don't think it will be as big as the X-Box 360's IMO. I'm looking forward to the computer games that will be comming to X-Box 360.. They're thinking about bringing WoW into it along with some other titles. Anyways, keep your choices commin and your opinions Thanks

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    im not going to get the x box 360 because they gave it such a gay name since they didnt want to look behind playstation. im going with the ps3, not the X BOX 2 (take that bill gates )

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    PS3. I'll get it when I get some money (i will this summer) + that to birthday money+ that to christmas, and i should have one
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    definitely gonna get the xbox360 and ps3. i might pick up the revolution.

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    Fortunately, the release dates will be spread out, so I won't be dropping a grand in, like, a month.
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    Two wrongs don't make a right, but three rights make a left.
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    Xbox 360.....although I've heard rumors that it could approach $400. I'm too lazy to do my own research on this and I'm not even sure if this is correct.

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    the new nintendo is gonna kick ass...all those classic games that you will be able to play online. Excitebike, bubble bobble etc etc etc etc etc etc

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    Quote Originally Posted by jack_of_all
    im not going to get the x box 360 because they gave it such a gay name since they didnt want to look behind playstation. im going with the ps3, not the X BOX 2 (take that bill gates )
    Yeah i'm sure old bill is filling for bank foreclosure as we speak! I think i'm going with the xbox360, just because I don't have a xbox right now but that I do have a ps2. Why not spruce your computer up?
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    PS3, then I'll spend the rest of my $ upgrading my comp to a Dual 2.4-3.0ghz, 2gb ram, 256mb vid card, 200gb HD, and a 21" monitor.
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    I don't even play my current system. Perhaps because it is hard as **** to find Atari 2600 games.

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    I was watching some vids of games being developed for the ps3. They look absolutely amazing, especially that new I-8 game.
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    Quote Originally Posted by galileo
    I don't even play my current system. Perhaps because it is hard as **** to find Atari 2600 games.
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    I'm going with whichever is gonna get the next GTA first. I read that it might not be sony this time which is kinda unfortunate. Maybe I'll just get the xbox and playstaton.
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    Microsoft isn't even focusing any resources on Xbox anymore, everything is pretty much going into the 360. Only 3rd party titles are being released for the xbox. For this generation, the playstation 2 wins out. It has the hugest assortment of titles.

    The trick for the next generation is figuring out what you're into. I'm willing to bet that Microsoft will be making plays to license titles that were previously playstation only titles. So, with game diversity aside, the xbox will most likely have the better online gaming platform. That's all speculation, though. If the present xbox had the game diversity of playstation, I would get it in a heartbeat. It's a superior console graphically and, as said, a better online service option.
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    What do you think of PS3's controller.....kinda disappointing but who knows it could be cool like for example....being caught in Metal Gear 4 or whatever, you throw the controller and it boomeranges back into ur hand...haha
    "Show me a loser, and I'll show you a loser"-Stu Ungar
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    i was looking at the specs of xbox and ps3, their very close. xbox might have a slight edge but i doubt it will make a big differance.
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