Twitter does good job, shows good effort

June, 6, 2012
Celtics/HeatJ. Meric/Getty ImagesAt least one of their fans was happy with Shane Battier and the Heat's effort on Tuesday.
He (we're assuming) was just trying to cheer up the Miami Heat after their loss to the Boston Celtics.

Instead, a young kid shouting "good job, good effort" -- repeatedly and loudly, so ESPN's microphones could hear -- turned into an Internet sensation, spawning everything from a parody account to a t-shirt to an Internet meme contest featuring posts we couldn't possibly show you.

But we can show you all of this...

Playbook editor Dave Wilson did a good job in helping out with this piece.
Patrick Dorsey is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor for He has worked for the Web and newspapers. He also played in one Division-III golf tournament (he shot 105).



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