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--"til the fat lady sings

classic texas sports quotes

by Burton, Alan

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Published by Texas Tech University Press in Lubbock, Tex .
Written in

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Sports -- Texas -- Quotations, maxims, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-233) and index.

      Other titlesUntil the fat lady sings
      StatementAlan Burton ; illustrated by Kent Gamble.
      SeriesClassic Texas quotes
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV584.T4 B87 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 243 p. :
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1091399M
      ISBN 100896723399
      LC Control Number94015672
      OCLC/WorldCa30358407

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The pages on his three strokes are interesting, and I suppose there is a decent anecdote or two, but honestly, this book should never have been written. All the juicy stuff is in The Kid Stays In The Picture. Whatever you think of Evans, as movie producer or man, stay away from The Fat Lady /5().

The Fat Lady Sings book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Sassy, irreverent Aggie Stockdale should have gotten the lead in /5. The use of the phrase was discovered by Fred R. Shapiro, who published it in The Yale Book of Quotations. It had previously been attributed to sportswriter and broadcaster Dan Cook, who used the phrase after the first basketball game between the San Antonio Spurs and the Washington Bullets (now the Washington Wizards) during the NBA Playoffs.

'Til the Fat Lady Sings" features approximately four hundred quotes from more than a hundred different sources. Coaches, sports writers, athletes, broadcasters, fans, politicians, actors, and team owners all speak out with wit and wisdom about the games and the names of Texas sports.

The Fat Lady Sings is an exploration of fat and our culture, the fat complex that grips our culture, how the war on obesity is fought in the clinical setting, and how being fat is an ongoing traumatic experience. The book grows out of the author's life as a fat woman, her work as a Jungian psychotherapist, and as a patient in analysis.

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See search results for this author. Are /5(5). An obscure pamphlet called Southern Words and Sayings included this entry: “Church ain’t out ’till the fat lady sings.” On Ma an article in the “Dallas Morning News” included the first known example of the adage using the terms “opera” and “fat lady”.

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Th Origin Of “It Ain’t Over Till The Fat Lady Sings” The phrase “it’s not over till the fat lady sings” has a connection to opera (see paragraph below for further details).It’s first recorded use is believed to be from Ralph Carpenter in the Dallas Morning News, March To give some context for the following quote, a basketball game was being played and the score was tied.

That same year, in a little obscure work called Southern Words and Sayings, the first documented instance of incorporating “fat lady” to the phrase occurred where it states, “Church ain’t out ’till the fat lady sings.” Given the nature of this work, it can be assumed that this variation was at least reasonable well-known in certain.

The correct expression is that; "the opera ain't over till the fat lady sings." It is said that this expression was first used by a sports writer, Dan Cook, writing for the San Antonio News. and when the fat lady sings Fig. at the end; a long time from now. (Supposedly from a tale about a child—sitting through an opera—who asks a parent when it will be over.

Get this from a library. Till the fat lady sings. [Alisa Kwitney] -- Manya Miriam Mittelman has an uneasy relationship with her flesh, of which there is a bit too much by the standards of Columbia University circa "If only the flesh weren't so closely connected. What Happens When the Fat Lady Sings is a book of fiction.

* Names, characters, places, and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to events and persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. While the Siouxland locale is real, most locales within the Siouxland setting are entirely fictitious, including the Lake Winnehaha.

Smith's plump figure made her an occasional object of derision; however, late in her career, Philadelphia Flyers hockey fans said about her appearance before games "It ain't BEGUN 'til the fat lady sings!" Smith was 5 feet 10 inches ( m) tall and weighed pounds ( kg) at the age of In any case, "the game isn't over till it's over" isn't quite what we are looking for, missing as it is the obligatory fat lady.

Dan Cook made a closer stab with "the opera ain't over till the fat lady sings", in a televised basketball commentary in The phrase "It's not over until the fat lady sings" is actually a mis-quote.

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