Share “Boone Pickens fires a shot at Sports...”

OSU Blog  


Boone Pickens fires a shot at Sports Illustrated

by John Helsley Modified: September 19, 2013 at 5:30 pm •  Published: September 19, 2013

Boone Pickens is always good for a few colorful lines and phrases.

One of my favorites: “Don’t rush the monkey, you get a better show.”

Well, sticking in the monkey family, so to speak, Pickens fired a shot at Sports Illustrated, via Twitter, with another bit of humor that is sure to please the OSU masses. The tweet also clarifies his take on the SI series “The Dirty Game.”

Pretty good visual, for sure.

by John Helsley
OSU Reporter Sr.
John Helsley grew up in Del City, reading all the newspapers and sports magazines he could get his hands on. And Saturday afternoons, when the Major League Game of the Week was on, he'd keep a scorecard for the game. So the sports appeal was was...
+ show more


  1. 1
    Former OSU student convicted of manslaughter in 2009 fatal car crash released on bail; attorney...
  2. 2
    Police find dead body in porta-potty outside Cincinnati Bengals' Paul Brown Stadium
  3. 3
    Several Deer Creek schools on lockdown due to report of suspicious person
  4. 4
    Tulsa mother gets three life sentences, father 25 years in 'horrific' child abuse case
  5. 5
    Man who calls police to say he's 'too high,' found in pile of Doritos
+ show more


× Trending osu Article