Make sure to comfortably stretch your fingers before playing. Make sure you're not putting too much pressure on the neck. Practise string bending with it. Start with the higher strings to get a good grip. Last resort: get lighter strings.
OP, Are you saying athletes should be more responsible for their actions? Do more community work? I'm not following. This is silly actually. They're making a shit load of cash by playing a ****ing sport. They should be swimming in Scrooge's Money Pools (tm).
If it's just for acoustics, just save til you can get a pretty little condenser and get an SM57 as the distant mic and record through both. 1 mic isn't enough to capture the true acoustic feel (unless you record in a special acoustically treated room or whatever it's called)
Don't know about etiquette but the currency would have a set of tits with a dick in between with the head sticking out. Then people will look at it and say "Great tits! Your leader must be a DICK HEAD."
I've been in this situation before. Some psychotic bitch just kept instigating so I gave her the back of my hand. She literally never talked to me ever again. And this was the absolute craziest bitch you've ever seen.
It might also be the wood's tone. Some guitars are made cheaply that no matter what, it still sounds like ----.
To answer your question, look at the first 8 from the list on their website that you linked us to. Then google some clips of these pickups, narrow it down to 3-4 that you really like and head to the BK seller. They're likely to be helpful if you know what you're looking for.
3D was cool when I was a wee lad and I went to this dinosaur mini-movie show thing and they tricked me with silly glasses and made me shit my pants because I thought the dinosaurs were going to crush me in my seat. Fuck you, 3D.