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Old 03-01-2009, 10:16 PM   #11
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In most games you would say you "beat" the game. But when it comes to sports games and the like, you could say you "won".
But would you say you won the Bears, or would you say you beat the Bears? Speaking of the you as the Packers of course.
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Old 03-01-2009, 10:25 PM   #12
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But would you say you won the Bears, or would you say you beat the Bears? Speaking of the you as the Packers of course.
well thats a whole different thread...

This one is talking about winning...ROFL

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Old 03-01-2009, 10:29 PM   #13
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I would say I "won" the game against the lowly Bears.
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Old 03-01-2009, 11:37 PM   #14
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judge judy is overly abusive toward everyone... its the wrong way to deal with law.

i dont know how she isnt dead from being murdered by past defendants yet..
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Old 03-01-2009, 11:39 PM   #15
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judge judy is overly abusive toward everyone... its the wrong way to deal with law.

i dont know how she isnt dead from being murdered by past defendants yet..
Ok, a little random.

But to get back on topic, I "beat" games.
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no i wasnt random.
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I would say I "won" the game against the lowly Bears.
Agreed.

For me:

I "beat" the game (if it's an FPS or somethin like that)
I "won" against TeamX (for sports)
I "won" the race (for racing, obviously)

But then again, I don't game much so I don't really care haha.
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It's beat.
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you are all wrong. its rape.
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