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Re: The Sports Media Thread
« Reply #3570 on: November 12, 2020, 11:41:11 AM »

sports media trope I'm entirely fed up with:

Player chooses to play in game despite his insert news of recent family tragedy here.
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Re: The Sports Media Thread
« Reply #3571 on: November 12, 2020, 11:47:49 AM »

For a while it seemed like Brett Favre had a new one every year.
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Re: The Sports Media Thread
« Reply #3572 on: November 12, 2020, 12:03:01 PM »

sports media trope I'm entirely fed up with:

Player chooses to play in game despite his insert news of recent family tragedy here.

Might be newsworthy if the guy came home from practice on Wednesday and found his wife had drowned his three kids in the bathtub.

If his mom died after a protracted battle with breast cancer, that's not news. That's life. We still go to work after that shtein happens too.
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