Jackson gets mixed reaction in 1st game

Jackson gets mixed reaction in 1st game

There are 6 comments on the The Indianapolis Star story from Oct 15, 2006, titled Jackson gets mixed reaction in 1st game. In it, The Indianapolis Star reports that:

Stephen Jackson showed up at Conseco Fieldhouse on Saturday night sporting a new hairdo and an innocent attitude regarding his actions at a Westside strip club.

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Glenn

El Paso, TX

#1 Oct 15, 2006
I like the fact that he realizes braids put players in a very thuggish image and his decision to get rid of them is a major step in his defense of trying to to the right things.
Jay

Moseley, VA

#3 Oct 17, 2006
I don't see how braids have anything to do with a persons character. Jackson needs to work on his actions and attitude on and off the court.
hello there

Manteca, CA

#4 Oct 17, 2006
i personally think he does not have to appologize to any of us. leave him alone. he was just having some fun like any other male in america.
COLTSFOREVER

Brookfield, WI

#5 Oct 17, 2006
hello there wrote:
i personally think he does not have to appologize to any of us. leave him alone. he was just having some fun like any other male in america.
I agree with you.
COLTSFOREVER

Brookfield, WI

#6 Oct 17, 2006
Jay wrote:
I don't see how braids have anything to do with a persons character. Jackson needs to work on his actions and attitude on and off the court.
Who in the hel...
Listen, Steven Jackson is a grown man. He doesn't have to work on anything and it is not our place to tell him to do so. We don't own him just because he plays a sport. If you want to lavish this "They are suppose to be great at all times" delusional way of thinking on him so that your kids, the people in your life or perhaps even YOU can have someone to look up to, maybe you aren't a person who should be passing out the life assignments?
JAY

Moseley, VA

#7 Nov 17, 2006
Pacer Backer wrote:
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Who in the hel...
Listen, Steven Jackson is a grown man. He doesn't have to work on anything and it is not our place to tell him to do so. We don't own him just because he plays a sport. If you want to lavish this "They are suppose to be great at all times" delusional way of thinking on him so that your kids, the people in your life or perhaps even YOU can have someone to look up to, maybe you aren't a person who should be passing out the life assignments?
And maybe my idea of a role model or someone to look up to is not an overpaid uneducated man who goes to strip clubs, gets into fights, and fires off a gun in the middle of a parking lot. Not to mention he is only an average NBA player.

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