Posts tagged "Penn State"

Why We Care About Sports

Why We Care About Sports
I was listening to the best sports talk radio program in Chicago the other day and the discussion of hero worship and idolization of athletes came up.  I started an e-mail to the show, but soon realized it was going to get long, much longer than anything that could be read on air.  As the... Read more »

A quick, pretty unformed post about being a fan.

I haven’t written much about it, but I’ve followed the Penn State scandal pretty closely since in first came out in November.  I find it hard to believe at this point there are still people out there defending Joe Paterno and that his graduation rate and other things somehow can balance out covering up a... Read more »

An Open Letter to My Alma Mater

An Open Letter to My Alma Mater
          I am a proud graduate of Ohio University, class of 1991.  OU shaped me, helped me to become the man and scholar that I am today.  I still look back with great fondness at my four years there and am glad to donate what I can, when I can.  It... Read more »
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