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Old 05-11-2009, 06:18 PM   #54
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Originally Posted by chess9 View Post
Short of competition, what is the metric for determining which child is going to be Pete Sampras, which is going to be John Lucas, and which is going to the University of North Dakota, Hoople Extension, Night Division?

It all does seem rather pointless. Not that I think it's evil or anything, but aside from run of the mill parental pride, seems like some of the parents want some money or free stuff to help their child along.
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