Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Super Bowl, NFL, Football, Pete Rozelle, Brent Mussberger, CBS, Thorstein Veblen, Excess, Waste, Money, Prostitution, Corporations, Gambling
Theory of the leisure class (Veblen, Thorstein); Super Bowl; National Football League; Gluttony; Indulgences; Rich people; Prostitution; Corporations; Gambling; CBS Television Network; Rozelle, Pete; Mussberger, Brent
It's that time of year once again. One of America's premier sporting events is about to take place. The one which identifies itself using Roman Numerals. It is less than forty-eight hours from Super Sunday, and there probably hasn't been this much Yankee pillaging in Atlanta since Sherman's troops were in town 130 years ago.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Super Bowl: Corporate Excess and Roman Numerals" (1994). On Sport and Society. 360.