“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?
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Not even in a faculty lounge at the UC Berkeley Sociology Department could you expect to find a more unbreathable
After the federal government defined petty tyranny by pulling the trademark from the Washington Redskins because ideologically deranged bureauweenies regard
On average the stocks of companies that buy stadium naming rights: don’t do well subsequently. (Well, at least from 1990 to