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Rocky Balboa (fictional character)

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  • June 5, 2011

    June 5, 2011
    Do I have a pet peeve? Absolutely. Am I going to share it? Absolutely. Do I have a lot of pet peeves? Absolutely. My pet peeve is the word "absolutely." Everybody who is interviewed on radio, or TV can't answer a simple question without saying "absolutely" when a simple "yes" would do, or if the speaker wants to use more than one word, say "that's true." Every time some interviewee says "absolutely," I think of Rocky Balboa in the movie, and I hear it the way he says it, like a knuckle-dragger on "Jersey Shore." 
  • Hot Property: Sylvester Stallone lists lakefront retreat for $4,495,000

    Hot Property: Sylvester Stallone lists lakefront retreat for $4,495,000
    Sylvester Stallone has listed a lakefront retreat in Thousand Oaks for $4,495,000. Set on about 1.75-acres on Lake Sherwood, the property has more than 500 feet of waterfront. The 3,600-square-foot main house, built in 1946, has three bedrooms and...

    McIlroy is making mockery of U.S. Open field

    McIlroy is making mockery of U.S. Open field
    Running off at the typewriter. … It's over, right? The U.S. Open is now the U.S. Closed. Rory McIlroy is torching the course at Congressional and making the rest of the field look like the C-flight at the Stoneybrook West member-guest. McIlroy is...

    Pat's vs. Geno's: Cheese steak war still simmers in Philadelphia

    Pat's vs. Geno's: Cheese steak war still simmers in Philadelphia
    Reporting from Philadelphia -- The movies' Rocky Balboa may be Philadelphia's most celebrated fighter, but this  city's greatest rivalry is between two South Philly cheese-steak joints that may rival the Liberty Bell for iconic status: Pat's and Geno's....

    Finding work as role players

    Upon learning of Bubba Smith's death at age 66 this week, football fans may have remembered him as one of most fearsome defensive players of the 1960s, a stalwart in college at Michigan State and a key player in leading the Baltimore Colts to a victory in...