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Chicago Sun-Times Feature Article:
“Jim Cornelison focused on the flag, his voice booming above the din at a sold-out United Center and belting out an undoubtedly alpha rendition of ‘‘The Star-Spangled Banner. In his third season as the Blackhawks’ national anthem singer, Cornelison has performed the anthem at the UC 200-plus times and another 100 occasions elsewhere. Only Tuesday was different...” Full story >>

From the NFC Championship Game, with Joe Buck’s comments

‘”That is special,” Fox broadcaster Joe Buck said afterward.' Full story >>

From ESPN:

“Well, score one for Everyday Man this week. Amid howls of protest from the Chicago Bears and their fans — and really, anyone who has heard Jim Cornelison sing — the NFL and Fox reversed an earlier decision and agreed to install Cornelison as the national anthem performer before Sunday’s NFC Championship Game at Soldier Field." Full story >>

Suntimes.com's Bears Blog talks about Jim at Soldier Field:

“Jim Cornelison isn’t exactly an overnight sensation. This is his fourth season as the full-time National Anthem singer for the Blackhawks, who made a brilliant championship run last season to win the Stanley Cup. But Cornelison said he was overwhelmed by the response to his performance at Sunday’s NFC Divisional Playoff game at Soldier Field. A YouTube clip of his performance just topped 1 million page views.” Full story >>

Jim and his mother in the Yakima Herald:

“The Army nurse’s uniform didn’t make it to Marseilles. Her luggage — as well as the bags belonging to the others in her group — was somehow lost along the way from Boston to Le Havre, then Paris, and finally the port city of Marseilles on the Mediterranean Sea." Full Story >>

Yahoo.com “Shutdown Corner”

“Loud and raucous aren’t two words normally associated with the singing of the national anthem, and when they are it’s usually to describe infamous performances of the song, like Roseanne’s in 1990. But loud and raucous is exactly what Soldier Field was during Jim Cornelison’s rendition of the “Star Spangled Banner” before the Chicago Bears NFC divisional playoff game. And that was exactly the point.” Full story >>

A Patriot On And Off the Ice
“Most people know Jim Cornelison for his famous 90-second renditions of the national anthem at Chicago Blackhawks games. But since becoming the Hawks' full-time singer five years ago, Cornelison has made much larger contributions away from the United Center ice." Full story >>