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REGULATED TO THE BENCH, SPORTSWISE
Edwin Newman
September 27, 1976
If you ever watched a team struggle to a scoreless tie, you will not be defeated, clipped, routed or smashed by this whimsical and somewhat critical report on the uses of our mother tongue, or what is left of it
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September 27, 1976

Regulated To The Bench, Sportswise

If you ever watched a team struggle to a scoreless tie, you will not be defeated, clipped, routed or smashed by this whimsical and somewhat critical report on the uses of our mother tongue, or what is left of it

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"He really broke that one off."

"I could swear we had another bottle of wine."

"That one is gone."

More riches than suspected lie in the language of sports. They must be mined.

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