Tank McNamara by Bill Hinds

Tank McNamara

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  1. Rod Gonzalez

    Rod Gonzalez said, over 3 years ago

    Lance Armstrong, huh?

    Good for him.

  2. Linguist

    Linguist said, over 3 years ago

    The Tank McNamara Sports Jerk of the Year award is going to be mighty lonely in that trophy case !

  3. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, over 3 years ago

    A well deserved ‘honor’.

  4. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, over 3 years ago

    As I said yesterday, Lance Armstrong isn’t the most-deserving of this “honor.” Lance’s transgressions happened in previous years.
    On the other hand, Gary Bettman flipped off the very fans that pay the extortionate ticket prices, extortionate concession prices and merchandise prices. He nearly destroyed the NHL season and alienated thousands of fans.
    Many NHL venues now have tickets available when for years, you couldn’t obtain a ticket because they were constantly sold out.

  5. Plods with Beer ( did I mention beer? )

    Plods with Beer ( did I mention beer? ) GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago


    Maybe the sanctimonious SOB should have gotten a special lifetime achievement award instead.

  6. edinbaltimore

    edinbaltimore GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Agree with you Ashburn. Lance may be a jerk, but Bettman screwed over people who really care. Armstrong is set for a repeat after his session with Oprah.

  7. jbmlaw

    jbmlaw said, over 3 years ago

    I think I would have gone with Melky Cabrera, for his behavior towards opposing baseball fans during the season. My guess is that, hereafter, he will be forever booed when he returns to Atlanta.

  8. dinkytown

    dinkytown said, over 3 years ago

    A lifetime achievement award sounds great. I’m torn between Bobby Knight and Randy Moss. But it’s hard to ignore Roger, Barry and Lance. And does dying disqualify a person for the award? If not, Marge Schott and Robert Irsay have earned consideration.

  9. tygrkhat40

    tygrkhat40 said, over 3 years ago

    And if you want to give the SJOY to Gary Bettman, he’s got to share it with his employers, the 30 NHL Owners, who are the ones who actually called for the lockout.

  10. Old Timer

    Old Timer GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Lance is THE MAN!

  11. ronald rini

    ronald rini said, over 3 years ago

    I not think lance should get it alone. How many kids are out there because thier sports dad did not wear a condom. How many women have std because of these sport figures. Tiger woods said it best when he said I believed I deserved all those women tossing themselves at me but I was wrong. How about the ones that moslest children. sorry lance is up there but not were near the top

  12. clydeA

    clydeA said, over 3 years ago

    Armstrong was a strong contender, all right. But I still maintain that the human gargoyle, Bud Selig, has deeper and stronger repulsive traits and actions than Sword Legstrong.

  13. Timothy Madigan

    Timothy Madigan GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Lance is a good choice for 2012 and maybe he can be retroactively awarded it to replace his now gone 7 tour titles.
    His action when charged by USADA with his attacks on his former teammates, dragging thing out and then down even lower before finally admitting that he cheated and lied makes him a great choice for jerk of the year.

  14. rhonda

    rhonda GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    My only quibble is that Lance progressed so far past “Jerk” status. A jerk shoves you over when he rides his bike past yours. Lance threatened lives and ruined careers and apparently never once gave it a second thought until he had no other option than to confess. I’d have to consider him for Sports Sociopath of the Year. (And yeah, I looked that up to check the definition.)

  15. totalloser

    totalloser GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    it was given from the start he would win. He should be proud his first big win without having to take illegal PED’s

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