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Sports, Is it Just a Game?
Aired 11/1/2007

Throught history sports and society have been intertwined. What role does sport play in our society, what can we learn from the importance placed on athletes. To find ot we are Joined by Dave Zirin author or "Whats my Name fool" and "Welcom to The Terrordome" The topic before the house; Sports, is it Just a Game.
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  Dave Zirin
    Author, "Whats My Name Fool" and "Welcome to the Terrordome"
  William Cohen
    The Cohen Group

Originally Aired: 11/1/2007

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