What would the end of 2012 be without one last Twitter War? It's been a while since we've seen SI's Richard Deitsch step into the squared circle as bitter rival Darren Rovell retired earlier this year with his move to ESPN. As Rovell has departed from the scene, Deitsch has yet to find a new foe to engage in a battle of wits.
Deitsch is one of the top combatants we've seen in the Twitterverse, perhaps it's why many have shied away from engaging the crafty southpaw (at least I imagine him fighting as a southpaw, it just sounds better from a storytelling standpoint, anyways).
But Friday night, new CBS hire Doug Gottlieb decided to step into the ring and take a swing at the best.
It went so horribly wrong for Gottlieb that he conceded defeat AND took the unseemly step of quickly deleting all of his tweets to Deitsch except the battle-ending concession and apology. Thankfully, we've reconstructed the scrap from memory and collecting RTs from bystanders. So for one last time this year, get your popcorn and your party hats ready, here we go...