[LMB] OT: Thought for the day.
howard at brazee.net
Tue Sep 6 14:54:32 BST 2011
On Sep 6, 2011, at 7:50 AM, Walter Bushell wrote:
>> At 02:10 PM 9/6/2011, Elizabeth Holden wrote:
>>> What is the difference between a sport and a game?
> Sport involves major physical activity games do not. American or world football is a sport, Monopoly or Chess are not.
That's what I would say, but I have heard a sports talk show host say that the game of baseball is good and the sport of baseball is bad (or visa versa, I forget). I have no idea how he made his distinction.
Some people say that golf isn't a sport, because they aren't athletes, but they can play golf. But we all can play all sports, if we are willing to accept any level of competency.
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