GREAT MOMENTS IN ALLEN BESTWICK

Like all television announcers worth a damn, ESPN's Allen Bestwick employs a variety of skills that keep the broadcast moving. Bestwick knows which questions to ask, makes excellent use of other on-air personalities and is an authority on the sport. He also, unfortunately, employs the fake laugh, which I will graciously call a necessary broadcasting evil. The fake laugh is artificial laughter that is emitted for the purposes of making a boring segment appear more entertaining, lightening a heav ...

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