Archive for August 2011

Owner Fan or Owner Winner?

August 26, 2011 In the 1980’s baseball entered a new age—it became big business. Entrepreneurs like Phil Wrigley one at a time were being replaced by corporate entities like the Tribune Company, which owned not only the Cubs but television station WGN and the Chicago Tribune. Similarly, teams like the Angels, once owned by Gene... Read more »

Restored Democracy Should Be Our Focus

August 26, 2011 Americans are being lured into distractions  and caught up in partisan bickering while becoming increasingly disillusioned by congressional partisanship that has no foreseeable horizon.  Every six and a half minutes another crisis fed headline booms across talk radio and 24 hour cable news programming enables, aids and abets, Congressional outlaws intent on accomplishing... Read more »