Thursday, July 29, 2010

A Celebration of Obscure Athleticism

Our experience as a spectator of Ultimate (motto: a game so fine, its name is merely an adjective) prompts us to direct Gentle Viewers to this video highlight:


Martin said...

Can a name be merely an adjective? Doesn't it become a noun once it becomes a name?

Jon A. Alfred E. Michael J. Wile E. SWNID said...

It teases us with the tension between its lexicography and its syntax. Such teasing requires great confidence, not least when the word is already a superlative.

Anonymous said...

Fantastically entertaining for all of 473 people in the world.
But i'm sure they still have a magazine complete with needful product ads and the like.
"Dont' buy their Frisbee Sex Wax" buy ours, guaranteed and used by" fill-in the blank obscure Ultimate icon.
Found next to "Horse Tack Maintainer" Magazine.