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Slate's Explainer: The Origin of 'March Madness'

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Slate's Explainer: The Origin of 'March Madness'

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Slate's Explainer: The Origin of 'March Madness'

Slate's Explainer: The Origin of 'March Madness'

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Slate senior editor Andy Bowers explains the origin of the term "March Madness" and the convoluted legal history for control of the term.