[thechat] Its Awfuwwy Kwiet Awound Here

Hassan Schroeder hassan at webtuitive.com
Fri Jan 12 17:11:03 CST 2007

Martin Burns wrote:

> Yeh, Becks the player is pretty good. But the reason he's going to LA  
> (and why Galaxy are so happy to be diverting a chunk of their  
> sponsorship cash his way) is as a Brand, he's huuuge.

mmmmm -- perhaps in the UK and Europe, but here? I doubt that the
majority of the primary 'merkun sports audience -- the NFL, NBA,
MLB fans -- even recognize the name, much less care. :-)

> It's a huge game for kids (and the US women's team is a force to be  
> reckoned with),  but needs to penetrate the adult consciousness.

So do you see any evidence that this is happening at all?

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