“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.
A Calif. Basketball Coach Is Suspended After His Team Wins Big – 161-2, Claiming ‘What He Did Was Wrong’
You have got to be freaking kidding me. What the hell is wrong with you people? The team won fair
Not even in a faculty lounge at the UC Berkeley Sociology Department could you expect to find a more unbreathable
A call to almost die for – man about to be struck by crashing motocross rider jumps over bike and carries on talking on his cellphone like nothing happened
Well, that must have been a heck of an important call… at the Grand National Cross Country event in Ohio,