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September 21, 2005

The Ace of Spades Lifestyle in English Cricket

According to Andrew Stuttaford over at NRO's the Corner, this is how a recent English cricket player celebrated a win recently.

One part in particular made me think that Ace might have been a cricket player:

Flintoff is there to demonstrate a more wholesome truth: you train and work hard, you throw yourself entirely into the contest, you win and then you get to drink and smoke until you're so full of alcohol and fumes you can barely remember your own name. That's the sort of inspiration that would have worked for me.

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posted by Harry Callahan at 05:08 PM

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