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Anybody else find this heder to be a little ... risque?

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by novelist_wannabe, Oct 3, 2008.

  1. novelist_wannabe

    novelist_wannabe Well-Known Member

  2. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    I thought the Duke cheerleader scandal was finally going to see the light of day. ;D

    I don't have a problem with the headline.
  3. Matt1735

    Matt1735 Well-Known Member

    I don't begin to see a problem with the headline. That's his name.
  4. novelist_wannabe

    novelist_wannabe Well-Known Member

    Spurrier taps Smelley ...

    I'm sorry. Just sounded dirty
  5. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    tap 1 (tāp) Pronunciation Key
    v. tapped, tap·ping, taps

    v. tr.

    To strike gently with a light blow or blows: I tapped you on the shoulder to get your attention.
    To give a light rap with: tap a pencil.
    To produce with a succession of light blows: tap out a rhythm.
    To select, as for membership in an organization; designate. See Synonyms at appoint.
  6. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    No... I mean, with a name like Smelley, what are you going to do?
  7. lono

    lono Active Member

    I better get in my car and text IJAG for a comment.
  8. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Hardy. Har. Har.

    And I can't really weigh in because I'm distracted by thoughts of Spurrier tapping...
  9. SixToe

    SixToe Active Member

    Risque? Dirty?

    You're kidding, right?
  10. eyecu

    eyecu Member

    1. Tap

    1. To begin to harvest
    2. Gently hit or touch
    3. Proceed to sex, fuck

    I can see OP's point. But it's young-person slang. I don't think this general public knows this thing.
  11. spaceman

    spaceman Active Member

    One of my all time faves was on an Arkansas story....

    "Dick replaces Nutt with Johnson"
  12. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    What's wrong with that one?
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