From: Eric Stevens <eric.stevens@sum.co.nz>
Subject: Re: OT, kinda, video
Full headers:
Path: news.netfront.net!goblin2!goblin.stu.neva.ru!peer02.am4!peer.am4.highwinds-media.com!peer02.iad!feed-me.highwinds-media.com!news.highwinds-media.com!post02.iad!fx04.iad.POSTED!not-for-mail
From: Eric Stevens <eric.stevens@sum.co.nz>
Newsgroups: rec.photo.digital
Subject: Re: OT, kinda, video
Message-ID: <dq28vc9ugb20uhq2pf3eqjq8lasi2srjlo@4ax.com>
References: <38189cd1-fa45-421b-99f2-361de524626b@googlegroups.com> <b194vct859l6pgjcv9dd66j3b2u136l7ru@4ax.com> <o697vcpt4sq6qgc8cd27vqooiue8inq3gb@4ax.com> <271020171732452825%nospam@nospam.invalid> <hpd7vclk1jmbncg5bc1iln0t51oueajg85@4ax.com> <271020171851477392%nospam@nospam.invalid> <6hs7vc581t86gj8v8g412fihnd5m54losm@4ax.com> <271020172318287476%nospam@nospam.invalid> <0001HW.1FA4302200474A8670000B2DD2CF@news.giganews.com> <281020170006270233%nospam@nospam.invalid>
User-Agent: ForteAgent/8.00.32.1272
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Lines: 41
X-Complaints-To: abuse@easynews.com
Organization: Forte - www.forteinc.com
X-Complaints-Info: Please be sure to forward a copy of ALL headers otherwise we will be unable to process your complaint properly.
Date: Sat, 28 Oct 2017 17:46:14 +1300
X-Received-Body-CRC: 536396100
X-Received-Bytes: 2467
Print Article
Forward Article
On Sat, 28 Oct 2017 00:06:27 -0400, nospam<nospam@nospam.invalid>
wrote:

>In article<0001HW.1FA4302200474A8670000B2DD2CF@news.giganews.com>,
>Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote:
>
>> > > > > > > It looks as though a giant wall is about to descend on the ball
>> > > > > > > carrier.
>> > > > > >
>> > > > > > no it doesn't.
>> > > > >
>> > > > > What do you think those guys are doing in the left of the photograph?
>> > > >
>> > > > playing football.
>> > > >
>> > > > the wall is in the background, unaffected by those guys or anyone else
>> > > > for that matter.
>> > >
>> > > Duh!
>> > >
>> > > The wall that is about to descend is composed of the players on the
>> > > left of the image. The game is Rugby.
>> >
>> > that's not a wall.
>> 
>> It is a figurative wall much like a gridiron scrimmage line could be 
>> considered a figurative wall, not a literal brick wall.
>
>normally called a line of scrimmage, not a wall of scrimmage.
>
>> You are being a bit too obtuse in pressing your POV.
>
>i would not call the players in that photo a wall.

All you need to do is break through them while carrying the ball. You
would be taken off in a stretcher.
-- 

Regards,

Eric Stevens