Liberal BBC Asks, “Is Sport Sexist?” While Promoting Inequality

wmncmptmnssprtsIt long ago became clear to me that, despite all the pretense, protesting and politicking, no one who has ever seriously thought about equality actually believes in it. When making this case, one could point to how Eric Holder’s DOJ is currently suing the Pennsylvania State Police [...]

Pardon Me a Grammar Nazi Rant

Look, I don’t like the Grammar Nazi any more than the next guy, but that’s the guy who nitpicks other folks’ usages to make himself feel superior. Occasionally, however, grammar intervention is needed to save all that is right and true.

Let’s go back to grade school, shall we? You can add ing to verbs. [...]

Can Baseball’s Hacks Spit-Ball the First Amendment?

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The Left has quietly colonized the retreats that average Americans beat into the “safe zone” of sports. Sometimes its agenda leaks out.

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Five Things Washington Could Learn from Derek Jeter

drkjtrAt the risk of sounding overly sentimental, watching the Yankees captain step up to the plate at his last All-Star Game this week brought tears to my eyes and made the hair on the back of my neck stand on end. If you are a [...]

Jetermania: Summer Cold or Symptom of Terminal Illness?

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Matt Lauer gives The Captain love.

Derek Jeter has been a darned good ballplayer; but the media hype surrounding his final appearance at the All-Star Game transformed him into a god. Is progressive guilt lurking here?

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Why I Hate Soccer

scrThis article will be a departure from my usual fare. I will not claim there is some Absolute Truth deeming soccer the bane of humanity’s sports. I do not contend that some objective, divine standard places it in Dante’s ninth circle of athletic arenas, though I wish [...]

Jolting Joe?

jdmgIt has been an important hallmark of the conservative movement during its 50 year run to point to the steady decline of Western Civilization; to a broad disrespect for the rule of law in general, and specifically in the areas of religion, education and government. But many [...]

Donald Sterling Should be Flayed Alive!

A $2.5 million fine, a lifetime ban from the NBA and potential confiscation of his personal property through the forced sale of the L.A. Clippers? Are you kidding? That’s it? Donald Sterling is a racist pig. “First stone” first shmone. This thing ain’t over by a long shot.

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America the Beautiful… America the Racist… America the Hypocrite!

kkk“I support them and give them food, and clothes, and cars, and houses. Who gives it to them? Does someone else give it to them? … Who makes the game? Do I make the game, or do they make the game? Is there 30 owners that created [...]

The Liberal Media’s Donald Sterling Race-baiting

rcbtNever let a racial crisis go to waste is, I suppose, the credo of the Machiavellian mainstream media. Since the release of the Don Sterling audio, liberals haven’t missed a chance to play the race card for all its worth. One of the worst offenders is a [...]

The Politics of Symbolism

dnldstrlngThe Donald Sterling issue is only the latest example of how symbolism over substance is distorting the national conversation about race, class, and economic reality. We have gone from caring about substance to caring about appearances – to such a degree, in fact, that we can turn [...]

Three Historical Footnotes You’ll Never See Again

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Forty-Two

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Baseball Saints and Sinners

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Does ESPN Stand for “Elite Socialist Progressive Network”?

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Oh, Those Baseball Writers

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What If Americans Treated Athletes The Way Our Politicians Treat Business Owners?

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The Toy Department

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On Turning Forty at Cooperstown

Why I don’t mind turning forty. [...]

Fair-Weather Fenway

They should play “The Thrill is Gone” instead of “Sweet Caroline” at Fenway Park. Prior to the 2012 MLB season, I predicted the Boston Red Sox would finish in last place in the AL East: But the biggest story in the 2012 season will come out of Bost… [...]

The American Dream: Bedtime Story or Climb Up Cold Mountain?

As long as Republican mouthpieces keep insisting that the American Dream is a “rags to riches” narrative, their Democrat rivals will find plenty of ears to listen to the “spread the wealth” story. I avoided watching the Republican convention rathe… [...]

When All Goes Swimmingly

As Michael Phelps attempts to become the most decorated athlete in Olympic history at the London games, across the pond at a municipal swimming pool in Boston, a man nearing forty will get in his dozen or so laps four days a week. This man is modest in… [...]






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