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Name my sports column

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by SCEditor, Jun 23, 2007.

  1. SCEditor

    SCEditor Active Member

    I've been at my current shop for eight weeks and Sunday I debut my column. Per newspaper policy, all our columns must have a title. Our managing editor's column is 30something. Our editor's column is A Letter to our Readers. I am suffering from title block. I've got a few cheesy ideas, but this is something I'm going to be stuck with. So if you've got any ideas -- something funny, something punchy, something classy, just something -- I'm open to suggestions.

    P.S. And yes I realize having a sports column title is a stupid-ass idea. I don't like it, but I'm stuck with it.

    P.S.S. Sarcastic responses are expected and appreciated, though not very helpful. But feel free nonetheless. ;D
  2. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

    "Riding the Pine"

    "Smeared Eyeliner"

    Hey, they worked for me.
  3. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    "Fuck your hard-working JV son or daughter"
  4. pallister

    pallister Guest

    Read this or die.
  5. SCEditor

    SCEditor Active Member

    Good stuff so far.

    I'm a dude and in a red state. It would be my first and last column.
  6. fishwrapper

    fishwrapper Active Member

    How 'bout a little reverse psychology?:

  7. fishwrapper

    fishwrapper Active Member

    Could throw them a curveball:

  8. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

    You mean you're not an emo boy? Who'd have thunk it?
  9. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Well-Known Member

    With you, I'm surprised "Head Over (High) Heels" wasn't suggested. :D
  10. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    Sorry, me and a friend of mine did that in college. I think we copyrighted it. Or maybe we just got drunk.
  11. pallister

    pallister Guest

    How about "I wish I was Jay Mariotti"?
  12. pallister

    pallister Guest

    Nice one, Sam.
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