Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Quote of the Day: The Overlooked

Frank Deford
"What is so dispiriting is to contemplate not only how many basketball players, but how many other athletes, how many artists and actors and musicians and writers, how many special creative talents never get fulfilled because the so-called experts are always looking in the same places."

--NPR sports commentator Frank Deford on the Jeremy Lin phenomenon. (I love that he broadened the base from sports, because this type-casting applies in everything we do.) Here's the essay in type and on the air.

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