Felisa rogers, how i learned to stop worrying and love football sara maratta, move over boys, make room in the crease william moller, we, the public, place the best athletes on pedestals. Jesse saunders prof keith bishop english 101 12/10/2013 “how i learned to love football” “move over boys, make room in the crease” sara maratta and felisa rogers essay is the opposite of one another. Recent posts response to maya angelou’s “champion of the world” response to felisa rogers’ “how i learned to love football” response to wilfred sheed’s “why sports matter.
How i learned to love football jesse saunders prof keith bishop english 101 12/10/2013 “how i learned to love football” “move over boys, make room in the crease” sara maratta and felisa rogers essay is the opposite of one another sara maratta at the age of 14 developed a liking to sports, hockey was marattas number one sport. Us air force general jack ripper goes completely and utterly mad, and sends his bomber wing to destroy the ussr he suspects that the communists are conspiring to pollute the precious bodily fluids of the american people. “how i learned to love football,” by felisa rogers [p 529] “move over boys, make room in the crease,” by sara maratta [p 537] review mla documentation.
Felisa rogers claims that a love for football is what brought her and her husband closer together “i started listening to rich when he talked about football, because it was a lifeline between who he had become and who he used to be. Sara marattas’ love for hockey sports in general learned to love it at an early age whereas felisa rogers’ hated sports at an early age and into high school and into college and beyond. Felisa rogers writer of “how i learned to love football” (537) believes that fans no matter what gender can bond over sports sara maratta says she “caught a fever” when she explains how she came to love hockey. Felisa rogers suggests that the football fandom has more to do with the social atmosphere and relationships than with any aspect of the game itself she used to despise sports, particularly football, but her husband, an avid football fan, has changed her perspective.
How i learned to love football in felisa rogers’s “how i learned to love football,” she begins by describing how her husband rich likes to tell her about football. Read: “how i learned to love football” by felisa rogers (529) april 9 read: they say/i say chapter 9 class workshop #1 homework: bring 3 copies of your essay #1 draft to class for workshop homework: term journal due week 3 unit 2: analysis april 14. Spaces will separate tags put multi-word tags in quotation marks for example: pulitzer winner note to self. In her article the man date, jennifer 8lee explains the importance of straight male bonding in a way that is often seen as “gay” in our society lee stresses that straight men should be encouraged to spend quality time with their closest male friends in “date-like,” but un-romantic settings like women so often do.
Felisa rogers grew up hating all sports and would ignore what people said about sports finally she learned from her husband to love sports and what it could do to people. In “how i learned to love football” by felisa rogers, and “champion of the world” by maya angelou each summary should be about 1-2 paragraphs long you should not give your own argument simply. Peter fetzer professor newhart english 1010 19 february 2014 summary of how i learned to love football in the article “how i learned to love football”, felisa rogers asserts that her ability to change her outlook on football was the catalyst for an improved marriage growing up in a. Felisa rogers’ how i learned to love football is not about the sport itself but about the relationships that come as a result of footballrogers writes about never understanding why people liked sports so much, but came to the conclusion that sports, particularly football, are an escape from reality and a place for unity among friends and rivals. How i learned to love football / felisa rogers move over boys, make room in the crease / sara maratta we, the public, place the best athletes on pedestals / william moller.
Felisa rogers' how i learned to love football felisa roger’s presents a typical females view of football, specifically an educated one she describes how she evolves an affinity for it finally after hard times when it became the common ground for light with her husband in their rock bottom life. In felisa rogers' how i learned to love football, rogers explains her journey of her relationship with football through the relationship she had with her husband. “how i learned to love football” depicts self acclaimed “athletically incompetent,” rogers‘ (530) marriage to her pigskin fanatic husband an early detailed example of her husband‘s intense love for football and her utter disinterest in the sport indicates rogers’ initial under-valuation of the game. While rogers’s journey to loving football took ignoring, and “hating” the sport until she finally understood it, i feel that most people take this path when it comes to learning to love a sport.
Felisa rogers describes how she changed from knowing nothing about sports in her teenage years to a dilettante who is learning and becoming interested in football in her article how i learned to love footballshe also points out the great impact her husband exerts on her, which enables her to view football fandom from another perspective. In felisa rogers essay “how i learned to love football” at first she doesn’t enjoy football but after she realizes why the packers (nfl football team) put a sparkle in her husband’s eye she concludes, “football fandom is a source of comfort, common ground where one can meet with friends and rivals alike, and equalizing arena where. In his article jason zinser seeks to discover whether fake news like jon stewart’s the daily show, is beneficial or detrimental to society to start off the argument, he states that fake news shows are becoming bigger and bigger, and many people tune into them daily.
Response to felisa rogers’ “how i learned to love football” response to wilfred sheed’s “why sports matter” response to lorraine ali’s “the curious lives of surrogates. Davis 1brooklyn k davis professor rebecca james english 1010 24 july 2014 acceptance of american sports community. In the narrative essay “how i learned to stop worrying and love football” by felisa rogers she explains to us the process from hating sports to loving football she talks about how she disliked for playing sports from little.