commentary commentary  /ˈkɑ mən ˌtɛ ri/


  • (n) a written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material


  1. Long Island’s Danny Green: Another Talent from the New York Knicks’ Backyard, Shining Elsewhere in the NBA Playoffs

    COMMENTARY | The New York Knicks' best player may be a star hailing from New York City, but a couple of other rising talents from the same area have helped their respective teams go farther this postseason.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

  2. The Boston Red Sox Role Players Continue to Do Their Part

    COMMENTARY| Following successful series against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and in Tampa, the Boston Red Sox are 41-26. This is the best record in the American League. While many pundits and prognosticators thought this team would be struggling (including this writer) the Red Sox have silenced them all with stellar pitching and timely hitting.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Commentary: Why should we care about the farm bill?

    Editor's note: The following commentary was written by Jessica Domel, field editor for the Texas Farm Bureau Federation. If you like food, you should support the farm bill.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Dairy Herd


  1. "I think it was a pretty straightforward commentary that you probably don't need to handcuff a guy, a middle-aged man who uses a cane, who's in his own home," Obama told Moran in an interview set to air Thursday evening on "Nightline," excerpts...
    on Jul 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. Former President George W. Bush said in a statement that he and his wife, Laura, "are saddened by the death of Paul Harvey. Paul was a friendly and familiar voice in the lives of millions of Americans. His commentary entertained, enlightened, and...
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: President Bush Source: Reuters

  3. Benaud said: "I'll be doing Australian cricket next year - 2010 - but I don't do any television at all anywhere else now and when I finish next year, then I'll be doing other things. But that'll be no more television commentary."
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Richie Benaud Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

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