FROM THE ANNALS OF IMMORTAL LEADS….I know that British sports writers have different traditions than American ones, but check out Steve Bierley’s lead in the Guardian on Roger Federer’s opening round match at Wimbledon on Monday:

Lord Cardigan he may be called if he wins his sixth successive Wimbledon a week on Sunday, though should his challenge falter over the next fortnight then Roger Federer’s cardigan may fall into the same disrepute as the eponymous aristocrat’s ill-fated Charge of the Light Brigade.

Yeesh. (And in case you’re wondering, Federer won.)

Our ideas can save democracy... But we need your help! Donate Now!