'Terrible Towels' Selling Strong Ahead of Super Bowl

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The Seahawks have their Twelfth Man fluttering on flags, painted on faces, shaved on heads — but the Steelers have their Terrible Towel. Since 1975, Steelers fans have waved a bit of black and gold terrycloth to cheer on their guys. Terrible towels are selling fast in the Steel City. But there's still time to find one to wave and one for the top of the television set...

LINDA WERTHEIMER, host:

Good morning, I'm Linda Wertheimer. Going into the Super Bowl, the Seahawks have their Twelfth Man fluttering on flags, painted on faces, shaved on heads, but the Steelers have their Terrible Towel. Since l975, Steelers fans have waved a bit of black and gold terrycloth to cheer on their guys. Terrible Towels are selling fast in the Steel City. But there's still time to find one to wave and one for the top of the television set. It's Morning Edition.

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