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“You’re So Vain”: When Celebration Exceeds Itself

By Erik Frenz On August - 5 - 2009
I cringed when Phil Jackson put on the “X” hat after his Los Angeles Lakers helped him hoist his record 10th trophy. I sighed in disbelief as Roger Federer adorned his specially designed “15” sweater, adorned with golden numbering, as he held his gold plate at Wimbledon. These acts of celebration take the very word to a whole new level and create a parade of pomp and circumstance, the center of which is a personal landmark. In my mind, it has gone too far. Just minutes after Federer’s defeat of Andy Roddick, he put on the ...

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