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Postby Coppermine » Fri Feb 10, 2006 12:47 pm

chadlincoln wrote:I saw that and couldn't stop laughing!! :-D :-D :-D

That's why I was a little discouraged by this line:

ESPN wrote:In the deadly serious business of sports, a cartoon character from 1927 played a role in Al Michaels' hop from Monday Night Football to NBC.

The business of sports should never be "deadly serious" and I don't doubt for a second that those ESPN people think that it is. It's a game and this story is silly, at best. If anything, it should just show that it's not serious at all. Believe me, I work with enough Steelers fans that some people think that sports are deadly serious. Now I love baseball more than anything, it's practically an extention of my personality. But I've never punched a hole in a wall or screamed bloody murder because the Mets had ANOTHER losing season. I just hold out hope for next year and shake my head at guys like this:

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Postby acsguitar » Fri Feb 10, 2006 2:04 pm

Wow I hope this is a trivia question for next wednesday's trivia night at the local bar!
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