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Jim Shea is a humor columnist, whose work appears three times a week. On Wednesday his column focuses on baby boomers; on Saturday he writes ...

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Jim Shea

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"Deflategate" Is Latest in Long Line of Gates

January 25, 2015

It was certainly expected that the controversy surrounding the Patriot's alleged use of under-inflated footballs would be dubbed deflategate. You can accuse the media of a lot of things but originality isn't one of them.