Saturday, January 28, 2006

PC at the Aussie Open

Tennis commentary cracks me up every time they talk with a straight face about linespersons and ballspersons.

Looking forward to a weekend of great TV tennis action; full of fairy tales, fightbacks, grim struggles, dazzling briliiance ... and linespersons and ballspersons.

"Thank you linesmen. Thank you ballboys." Sounds so much better, doesn't it.


Blogger Oswald Bastable said...

That's how you talk when you have NO balls ;-)

1/28/2006 02:08:00 pm  
Blogger Neil said...

I take it you wrote about the fairy tales, fightbacks, grim struggles and dazzling brilliance BEFORE the women's final...

1/29/2006 07:55:00 am  
Blogger PC said...

Indeed. Bloody French. Anybody see any frogmen swimming around Krajicek's, Clijsters's or Henin-Hardenne's swimming pools? Far too suspicious.

1/29/2006 11:43:00 am  
Anonymous Me said...

You have to be a bit thick to like tennis. It's a bit like motor sports. Even the high weight corporates know that only the dumb like tennis and car racing. So sponsorship is cheap.

1/29/2006 04:36:00 pm  

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