Why am I here?

Chad, Norman
October 1992
Sports Illustrated;10/26/92, Vol. 77 Issue 18, p4
Reports on television prime-time sports coverage focusing on Tim McCarver. Debates himself on television; Three reasons why the presidential debates drew a larger audience; The preeminent overanalyst; Sometimes brilliant, sometimes boring; The man who knew too much; The bottom line; Comparison of McCarver's comments and comments from the debate.


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