“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?

Trending Today
Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

Related Articles

29

NOT Smarter Than a 5th Grader-Obama Said That George Washington Lived In The White House? [Video]

Teh stoopid… it burns. You know, I took Constitutional Law. I didn’t go into law, because at about that time,

0

Coach Formally Accused of Bullying for Decisively Winning Football Game

The concept of bullying, like all things liberal, will extend ever further into absurdity for as long as moonbats dominate

1

FCC To Consider Petition To Ban Redskins Name

Old and busted: “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not