Re: On the Concept of Irony w/ Continual Reference to Caro:Off-topic 4 the POPULAR #1
Originally Posted by postalblowfish
Sorta seems to be the attitude of a fair amount of tennis 'fans' though. Only events that matter are major tournaments.
I think the celebrity lifestyle's become so deeply linked with the concept of the professional athlete so much now that the issue isn't how many matches you win, but that you appear to win the 'correct' matches and 'correctly' disregard other tournaments which, now you are a 'celebrity', are too much for you to lower yourself to the level of playing in.
Don't have anything worthwhile to add to this,but I couldn't help commenting on your highlighted quote....Just in case you were wondering,I have yet to experience an orgasm over the martian's absence--nor do I expect one to be forthcoming
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