Tuesday, December 16, 2008

I Need A Word for ...

this situation ...

in football, a skill position player on offense (especially a wide receiver) will often imitate a referee's flag-throwing motion following an especially contested play in order to persuade one of the nearby officials into throwing the flag himself; if successful, the duper is usually awarded a pass interference, holding or illegal contact penalty 

I feel like there should be a name for this athlete? Or the act itself?

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Quixotica in The South Magazine

For the last several months, the good people at The South Magazine have let me adapt my silly little blog for mass consumption in print. I try to make up words for each issue with a distinctive Savannah flavor.

We call it Savannah-ese, and it's featured in each issue.

Check out my recent work here --

Available in print at the following locations, you can also view the entire issue at The South Magazine's hip website here.