That would be illegal under Coonan's new internet laws

Ah, American lexicon is a wonderful thing. Today’s New York Times Select email begins with the following:

Rooters’ Guide to the Sweet 16
If you’re a fan or alum of any of the 16 teams remaining in the N.C.A.A. tournament, you are willingly blinded by your loyalty.

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1 Response to That would be illegal under Coonan's new internet laws

  1. Damien Eldridge says:

    How does that baseball song go? Something like “And we’ll root, root, root for the home team”!!! I wonder how many Australians in the US crack up laughing when they hear that use of the word? It may even be an appropriate description of some of the tactics that are rumoured to be used in the recruitment of college football players!!!

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