Duke Homer Dick Vitale Not A Duke Homer, According To Duke Homer

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Here's a piece in today's Wall Street Journal from Ben Cohen, Duke '10, former Deadspin intern and author of An Illustrated History of Duke Basketball: A Legacy of Achievement, this column on why you shouldn't hate Duke, and this series of columns on why you should like Duke.


The study purports to discover that Dick Vitale does not have a pro-Duke bias. (The report was gleefully and repeatedly tweeted out by multiple ESPN flacks.) The research consisted of watching five Duke games. Additional research, culled from watching college basketball for decades, indicates otherwise. You decide!