Category Archives: Professionalism

Sports Fans Please Donate

Any sports fans who are not feeling as sporty as usual, I have an alternative. Donate your tickets to https://www.vettix.org/. This is where you can put a smile on lots of faces. Veterans and their families can put those tickets … Continue reading

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Fox Sports $2 million blunder is not paying off

Colin Cowherd is not my favorite sports commentator, to say the absolute least on the subject. I was surprised by the click-bait title that he is 100% right. About anything. But I clicked on this : http://mlb.nbcsports.com/2015/10/02/colin-cowherd-is-100-right-about-something/ All I could … Continue reading

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Does anyone else see the irony?

Luke McCown has somehow become the spokesperson for Verizon. How? It is a mystery to me. He is not a starting quarterback. He plays a sport where a helmet hides his face. He has talent. Plus he has a good … Continue reading

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Scholarship is not a truly free ride

Did you know that you pay taxes on scholarships? I didn’t. But this family does: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/getting-shot-at-nfl-could-mean-taking-out-a-loan-064043953.html Now if this guy got a job while on scholarship, he would likely be in violation of some rule or another. Someone from NCAA … Continue reading

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Education Challenge

I believe in the power of the internet a lot more than the advanced algorithms of the various search engines on-line. Take your pick; Bing, Yahoo, Dogpile, even Google. Give me a human being. Intellect. Ability to reason. Agile thought. … Continue reading

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What Heritage?

I have heard the word heritage a lot lately. Mostly in light of the shooting in South Carolina. Specifically the term: It is heritage not hate. This term is conjoined with the Confederate battle flag. However, I am not sure … Continue reading

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Congrats to the Golden State Warriors

They played an amazing season, playoffs and Finals. Steve Kerr has a management championship. I feel he owes Mark Jackson a big Thanks too. But Steve Kerr had to get this team to a championship. He did a great job … Continue reading

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