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Is this the GOAT sports feature?

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by Carlkolchak, May 28, 2019.

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  1. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    Is this the GOAT sports feature?

    [narrator] It isn't.
     
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  2. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Oh, well, it's not like he's emailing every sports editor in the country and starting with an insult about their employment status [/crossthread]
     
  3. Oggiedoggie

    Oggiedoggie Well-Known Member

    I’ve read through this a few times and I don’t find any instance in which Mr. McEnroe mentions a goat.
     
  4. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Someone's doing wonders for his SEO backlinks today, I see.
     
  5. RonClements

    RonClements Active Member

    This isn't a feature. It's a Q&A. You want to do a feature, use these quotes to tell a good story. Coming up with boilerplate questions is easy.
     
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  6. Carlkolchak

    Carlkolchak Member

    Gotta love those endorsement quotes by readers and the likes of Polamalu, Evert, Foreman, Williams and Mal Whitfield calling these Biofiles gold for young readers. Gets no better than that right there. To call the published interview of a pro athlete "gold" is worth more than just about any award.
     
  7. Carlkolchak

    Carlkolchak Member

    It's a feature. Don't bother to try to put creativity into your box. Dare to be creative.
     
  8. JC

    JC Well-Known Member

    Lol. Sounds like jocksniffing to me.
     
  9. Carlkolchak

    Carlkolchak Member

    And people wonder why newspaper sports sections are dying. There is no creativity in there. With TV coverage and phone updates there's not much reason to read a paper. Newspapers need to come up with more creative unique content like this Biofile feature. Game cliches get mighty boring after a while.
     
  10. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    'They need advertisers too. Maybe you should buy an ad next time instead of using this forum for free?
     
  11. Regan MacNeil

    Regan MacNeil Well-Known Member

    This is definitely performance art. He’s fucking with us.
     
  12. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    That's enough art for one day.
     
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