A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

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Entry from April 02, 2020
“You know people think you are tall AND fat if they ask if you play football instead of basketball”

Tall people frequently get asked if they play basketball. Fat (and tall) people frequently get asked if they play football. 

This was posted on Reddit—Showerthoughts on April 2, 2020:

“You know people think you are tall AND fat if they ask if you play football instead of basketball.”


Twitter
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@GaryBiddy
To play basketball all you need to be is tall...and to play football all you need to do is be fat…
4:12 AM · Aug 17, 2011·Twitter Web Client

Twitter
Justin Blackley
@ImJustBlackley_
if your fat, i expect you to play football. if your tall, i expect you to play basketball. not sit around and waste your life.
5:44 PM · Feb 16, 2012·Twitter Web Client

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@PlewtoSmith
When I was a kid everyone thought I was good at football cause I was fat and good at basketball cause I was tall. Hated playing both.
9:22 PM · Feb 21, 2016·Twitter for Android

Reddit—Showerthoughts
Posted by u/_maxjacobs_ April 2, 2020
You know people think you are tall AND fat if they ask if you play football instead of basketball.
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-LettersNumbers_
Never ask a woman if she plays football.

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Shower Thoughts
@ShowerB0T
You know people think you are tall AND fat if they ask if you play football instead of basketball. #Showerthoughts
3:51 PM · Apr 2, 2020·ShowerBot

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Fact Flex Fire
@factflex
You know people think you are tall AND fat if they ask if you play football instead of basketball.
9:46 PM · Apr 2, 2020·IFTTT

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CitySports/Games • Thursday, April 02, 2020 • Permalink