“NFL broadcasting cliches will come back to haunt you”
Norman Chad comments on some of the worst of announcer-speak. Two examples:
“He is able to walk off the field under his own power.”: How else do you walk off the field? Heck, you never hear about somebody “walking away from a meeting under his own power” or “walking away from a marriage under his own power.”
“He’s deceptively quick.”: How can you tell?
1) Our own government chides those of us who pay taxes for being greedy because we don’t want to give the politicians even more of our money to do things...Read More
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Joe Posnanski’s oldest daughter, after showing little interest in sports, is now a rabid NASCAR fan.: A charming story.
In its decision to cancel federal trademarks for the name of the Washington Redskins, the US Patent and Trademark Office
“The Play”–Stanford-Cal–is: only #3.