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Gary Carter, Language Pioneer

The linked article examines the history of new Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary word "F-bomb." A snippet: So who's responsible for lobbing F-bomb far and wide? Kory Stamper, an associate editor for Merriam-Webster, said she and her fellow word spies at the Massachusetts company traced it back to 1988, in a Newsday story that had the now-dead Mets catcher Gary Carter talking about how he had given them up, along with other profanities. Hat tip to Metstradamus for sharing this.

Reggie Jackson: Gary Carter doesn't deserve to be in the Hall of Fame

If Jackson ever bothered to look at the numbers, Carter entrance into Cooperstown is well deserved. I guess such a task is hard for another "classy" Yankee. Keith and Ron come to Carter's defense.

Two Met Fans Pay Tribute to Gary Carter

Please join Ms. Tanya Mercado and I as we pay tribute to the late great #8, former Montreal Expos and New York Mets Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter on this week's Phil Naessens Show.

Montreal Canadiens pay tribute to Gary Carter

I'm unable to find the embed, but this is a very touching tribute to the Kid.

Gary Carter Career Highlights — The Hardball Times

Chris Jaffe at the Hardball Times looks back at the great and memorable games of Gary Carter's career.

Gary Carter (1954-2012): 2003 Hall Of Fame Speech From "The Kid" - SB Nation New York

Courtesy of SB Nation: New York, video of Gary Carter's Hall of Fame acceptance speech in 2003.

Carter to have biopsy

Good luck, Gary - we are all rooting for you

Has Gary Carter Ever Made You Smile? Well, Now You Can Return The Favor!!! | 30-Year Old Cardboard

Here is what I am proposing. Let’s collect as many ‘Get Well Soon’ cards as we can for Mr. Carter and send them to him all at one time. I’m sure he gets cards from loyal fans all of the time - celebrating birthdays or anniversaries or other events. But now, more than ever, Gary needs to know and feel that he is as supported as ever by his fans!!!

Gary Carter's Brain Tumors 'Inoperable' - Baseball Nation

Not good. Kimmy Bloemers, the daughter of baseball Hall of Famer Gary Carter, wrote on the family’s website that her father’s brain tumors are inoperable, the Montreal Gazette reports. "Dad’s tumor is not operable, as it is like a snake of tumors that are connected across the back of the brain," Bloemers wrote. "The biggest tumor is on the left side of the brain."

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