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Response from Holbrook

Discussion in 'Buckeye Football' started by Brutus1, Nov 1, 2004.

  1. Brutus1

    Brutus1 Don't be penurious, donate to the BP Spring Dr.

    She finally send a response to my e-mail regarding the naming rights
    of 'The Game'.

    My letter to her said:

    Ms. Holbrook,
    Why didn't you have the brains to pull the plug on the SBC deal like the President at UM? It was just another in a long line of bad decisions you've made at the university.
    Why don't you attend the John Kerry rally and see if maybe he can find a position for you in his administration.
    Brutus1 (name)

    Her response was,

    "Mr Brutus,
    The president of University of Michigan was unaware of the proposal arrangement until I telephoned her and our legal counsel called theirs.

    Karen Holbrook"

    Is that a cop out garbage line or what? She's insinuating that she is somehow responsible for the cancellation. She's pathetic.
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2004
  2. JCOSU86

    JCOSU86 Go Bucks! Staff Member

    That's funny. Both she and you spelled "od" instead of "of".

    What's that smell? Could it be bullshit?
  3. ScarletInMyVeins

    ScarletInMyVeins Tanned Fat Looks Better

    :slappy: I noticed that too but I was gonna let it slide
  4. LloydSev

    LloydSev DreamWeaver

    That's garbage.. I hate Karen Holbrook. Did she even graduate from Ohio State?
  5. Brutus1

    Brutus1 Don't be penurious, donate to the BP Spring Dr.

    ouck off!

    What the heck are the chances of that happening twice. That was a good catch , though. I'll fix it.
  6. JCOSU86

    JCOSU86 Go Bucks! Staff Member

    Uh, considering you made up the whole post, I'd say the chances are 100%
  7. ScarletInMyVeins

    ScarletInMyVeins Tanned Fat Looks Better

    Brutus... you didn't know that JC IS Karen Holebrook? man, I thought everyone did.
  8. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

  9. Brutus1

    Brutus1 Don't be penurious, donate to the BP Spring Dr.

    Uh, and you think I made it up, why?

    Please enlighten us, Kreskin.
  10. CincyBuck88

    CincyBuck88 Chad Henne is a b!tch

    Someone who is computer savy should start up a website. Similar tactics helped UF fans get Zook fired, who knows, it could only help.

    As a side note my friend dressed up as her for the game/Halloween. Everyone loved his costume, and tons of random people (students and alumni alike) stopped him for pictures.

    Dislike for this "lady" is spreading as everyone is realizing how bad of a university president she is for OSU.
  11. MolGenBuckeye

    MolGenBuckeye Senior

    Does anyone have a feel for what the general opinion of her in the research/teaching areas of the school is?
  12. RugbyBuck

    RugbyBuck Our church has no bells.

    True or not, that's a good shot. :biggrin:
  13. HineyBuck

    HineyBuck Old newb

    MolGen--I don't think the faculty are particularly enamored by Holbrook, but I don't know for sure. What I do know is that the faculty at the University of Georgia, where she served as Provost, were very happy to see her go.
  14. bucknut11

    bucknut11 Defense still wins Championships

    I thought it was pretty funny at the IU game when she came onto the bigscreen with a public service announcement after Tressel's. All you could hear her say was, "Hi, I'm president Karen Holbrook..." and the crowd erupted into a chorus of Boos. So I'm aware of about 105,000 people who really don't like her. As for the researchers, I'm not sure... I thought OSU was only about the football! :wink:
  15. BuckeyeSkins

    BuckeyeSkins Go Bucks/Hail to the Redskins!!

    I was at the Indiana game when she appeared on the big screen and all the booing started. When it happened I wondered to myself that if she were actually there at the game and heard all those boos what kind of thoughts were going through her mind.

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