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Thursday, January 25, 2007

Dear ESPN...A Letter of Concern

An email from my brother, dated this 25th of January, in the 2007th year of our Lord:

Hey,
If you still have any connections over at ESPN, can you please tell they to stop showing Wake Forest games for the remainder of the year? They STINK!!! I think even the Celtics could beat them, and that is saying a lot.
So, kindly do me that favor and spare the rest of the college basketball loving world the torture of having to watch that train wreck.
Thank you.
Me

This is not his only gripe, simply his first outspoken request. Which prompted a response from me...and the following exchange of emails:

Not Black: this is my first blog post
today...I'm going to put it up right now. Also, we have Michael Irvin on
the phone today for radio interviews...I'm on hand if he says anything
legendary...while all the while wondering if he's wearing a striped tie with a checkered shirt or some stupid shit.

Brother: I bet he won't be wearing
any pants...seeing how it is a phone interview.

Not Black: Now that is an image i could
live without. But thanks...now everyone will be wondering what I'm
laughing about. At least everyone will be wondering what I'm laughing about when he's not speaking.


The interviews aren't until 11am, and believe me...I'm delighted with this opportunity to be a part of an Irvin broadcast. Pants or no pants. Ew, I just threw up in my mouth a little.


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1 comment:

MWCB said...

It's Irvin (yes, I looked it up). But it was amusing, because at first I wondered if Michael Irving was your brother, and he had decided to wait for ESPN to call him. That would be a long wait, ha.