[sumo] Dreadful Commercialism of Sumo

Charles Finberg cfinberg at gmail.com
Sat Jan 5 19:09:41 EST 2008


If it's the same one I recall, it was a classic Konishiki v. Mainoumi photo,
taken from behind Mainoumi but with enough of his profile to permit
identification, which gave me the opportunity to tell my acquaintances about
their matches.  They were very impressed by my display of knowedlge, but I
remain invisible to teenage girls.

On 1/5/08, Jim Bitgood <Jimbit2 at comcast.net> wrote:
>
> Has anyone else seen the inside back cover of the December 07 issue
> of "Runners World"?
> There is a great full page picture of Konishiki taken from behind his
> opponent just before tachi-ai. It's an ad for Hyundai, curiously
> enough. I assume that Konishiki got paid for the use of his image.
> Wonder if the other guy got paid for image of the back of his mage???
> It would be a really fantastic picture if it didn't have the
> advertising copy printed on it.
>
>         Jim
>         "Chitose-Taikai"
>
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