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  • Women's World Cup

    I also served, and several of his former Green Beret colleagues have said his position on this issue is a disgrace.  Notwithstanding that, the bottom line is that he's entitled to his opinion, as we all are.  As I said, I question not Rapinoe's right to do this, but her judgment.  There are many avenues she could have pursued to make her point without taking actions that many people, including me, are offended by.  The flag symbolizes something far bigger than Rapinoe, Donald Trump, or anyone else.  

    This issue also highlights the infection of every part of life (academia, music, sports, TV, movies, etc.) by politics.  But that is a different discussion.
  • 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

    Well I just tweeted our whole coaching staff so let’s see what happens

    Well I just tweeted our whole coaching staff so let’s see what happens


    Yay maybe our coaching staff can resume the duties of their employment at Miami University now.
    This reminds me of our football game at Notre Dame. Instead of going up there with a burning determination to win—and communicating that to the team—CM seemed to see himself as the leader of a pilgrimage to genuflect at the Golden Dome. Players pick up on that, we proceed to get drilled.

  • 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

    Just got back from the Wofford-Seton Hall game. Much heavy breathing! Fletcher Magee is unreal.
  • NCAA Tournament

    I was at the UVA-UMBC game. UMBC really dominated every facet of the game. The vaunted VA defense never showed up—don’t know if they were looking past UMBC or what. UMBC played excellent defense, especially in the first half. They also didn’t wilt in the second half, oozed confidence, and were lights out from 3 for the whole game. Maura gave UVA fits all night, and Lyles was unconscious shooting it. All this from a team that lost to Albany by 44 earlier this season. Well, they may get pasted on Sunday by K State, but they played a hell of a game tonight and deserve every accolade they get.
  • 2 Words to Describe This Season

    Maddening and inexplicable