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Agassi CNN interview

fsoica
11-17-2009, 03:59 PM
It was a few days ago and if I missed it and it is already here, as a separate thread, or inside another one, I will respectfully ask the mods to move this thread where it belongs:

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P.S.
This evening, at 23:30 CET, on CNN - Pedro Pinto's interview realised yesterday with Roger Federer: http://twitter.com/pedrocnn

Arkulari
11-17-2009, 04:14 PM
what's next? Oprah? the View? :rolleyes:

Midnight Ninja
11-17-2009, 04:25 PM
Could it be any more cliched? "If this helps even one person....."

fsoica
11-17-2009, 06:49 PM
http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2009/11/17/pinto.federer.intv.full.cnn

Burrow
11-17-2009, 09:20 PM
agassi is a hero

Sofonda Cox
11-17-2009, 09:24 PM
Drugassi for president. If steroid freak can be govenor of California then Andre can run for president

fast_clay
11-17-2009, 11:21 PM
too solid... indeed, should be in politics with that sheen...

Clay Death
11-17-2009, 11:39 PM
Drugassi for president. If steroid freak can be govenor of California then Andre can run for president


Drugassi is angling his way into becoming a mayor of Vegas. presidency may be a bit of a stretch.

as mayorship or even a governorship is a small possibility given his massive popularity with the sheep.

Schu
11-18-2009, 02:26 AM
what's next? Oprah? the View? :rolleyes:

Well he's also been on David Letterman and 60 minutes. Oprah not far behind.

I just don't understand how someone who hated tennis as much as he claims could have been so successful. If he really did hate it so much, he ought to have a career as an actor because there were many matches where he looked like he really did care.

RafitoGoat
11-18-2009, 09:11 AM
He cared about winning, thats the problem he only liked the winning (not the tennis) :)

Hingisova
11-19-2009, 04:37 PM
I just finished reading a book review by Sean Gregory about Agassi's book "Open"..here are a couple of excerpts: "Agassi's childhood was hellish, the backyard court his prison. Later he battled depression, donned a hairpiece and dabbled in drugs."
Well I think most of us know that by now, he has been on 60 minutes, Regis and Kelly etc., so he's been milking it all around the media.
One disclosure I found interesting is the following "one time he threw a hissy fit when his then girlfriend (later his wife) Brooke Shields licked Joey's hand on Friends....According to Agassi, Boris Becker blows? Pete Sampras is a terrible tipper and once in the Wimbledon lockerroom John McEnroe called Agassi's future wife Steffi a "bitch".:rolleyes:(If the shoe fits)
Does the reference to Boris Becker "blows" mean what I think it does? :eek: I know he's had a rather sordid sex life (banging some waitress in a closet & knocking her up)but just wondering if I'm correct about the blow reference:confused: I won't be reading the book, I was more a Pete Sampras fan although I don't think Pete's book would be as controversial!

Hingisova:wavey: