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Knute Rockne gave his "Win One for the Gipper" speech to the Notre Dame players at halftime of the 1928 Army game.Rockne was trying to salvage something from his worst season as a coach at Notre Dame.

More importantly, the story became solidified into popular culture after its recreation in the 1940 movie, .

The phrase "Win one for the Gipper" was infused into the lexicon of American society and later became a rallying cry for the political campaigns of the actor who played Gipp in the movie, Ronald Reagan.

Below is the transcript of the dialogue from the movie that begins one hour and seventeen minutes after the showing of the MGM logo.

The scene opens with the interior of the Notre Dame dressing room.

The players, seated with blankets draped over their shoulders, are dejected and silent. They look at Rockne (played by Pat O'Brien) in mute apology, then guiltily away, as if to avoid his eyes. (He tries to smile.) I guess we just can't expect to win ‘em all. I'm going to tell you something I've kept to myself for years -- None of you ever knew George Gipp. But you know what a tradition he is at Notre Dame...

His dark-circled eyes range over the players for a full moment of unbroken silence. (There is gentle, faraway look in his eyes as he recalls the boy's words).Then, quietly, as if the game didn't matter to him: ROCKNE: Well, boys ... And the last thing he said to me -- "Rock," he said - "sometime, when the team is up against it -- and the breaks are beating the boys -- tell them to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper...(Knute's eyes become misty and his voice is unsteady as he finishes).I don't know where I'll be then, Rock", he said - "but I'll know about it - and I'll be happy." There is a hushed stillness as Rockne and the crowd of boys look at each other.In the midst of this tense silence, Rockne quietly says "Alright," to the men beside him, and his chair is wheeled slowly out of the dressing room. With a single roar, the players throw off their blankets and rush through the doorway.This for all the fun, sassy singles of Notre Dame who are ready to put themselves out there, be open to new adventures, meet interesting new people, and maybe even find love. I’m not going to lie—the Notre Dame dating scene can be tough. I’m surprised there’s no club just for awesome, fun, single Domers open to opportunities.Sometimes, it can seem like everyone dating is already coupled up in long-term, so-cute-they-make-you-gag, preparing-for-ring-by-spring relationships. Then there’s the people in long-distance relationships with people from other colleges, constantly missing their significant other and reminding everyone on campus that they are definitely off-limits. Dating can seem like so much effort and pressure for some people, so instead they dance-floor make-out or exchange phone numbers and never meet again. Do you ever find yourself thinking, “I just want to date!They clutter your Facebook news feed with pictures of them with people you’ve never met. Worse, they can be reminded of this frustration as they search the ND Make-Outs Twitter the next day. ” It’s really not so much to ask, when you think about it.You want to meet someone nice and normal to go to lunch with, to watch movies with, to go to SYRs with.Nothing super-serious or husband/wife-hunting, but something casual and fun that you can take slow and let develop if the time is right would be nice. And if you’re ready to try something besides flirting with your lab partner, dining hall dating, or staring at that cutie across the room and never saying anything, then Legends has just the event for you.

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