“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.
On June 23, 2002, in a mixed martial arts battle, Don Frye returned to the MMA to face Japanese professional
Kind of. The formula, it seems, is some combination of leadership, stability, buy-in across the board, talent (especially at quarterback)
The ’72 Olympics was by far the: worst: (though not so much “blown” as political). The Hand of God goal was pretty