Archive for February, 2010
New MOTs at the Olympics: who knew?
Here’s another of the problems of accommodation. Damned if you do (you’re accused showing favoritism, bending the rules, etc.), damned if you don’t (you’re insensitive; too cold-hearted; unwilling to accommodate; think of the the children who have worked so hard to get here, etc.). The girls basketball team at Northwest Yeshiva in Mercer Island, Washington, [...]
We all love validation in our opinions.
Well, isn’t that interesting. I went to itunes to see if I could download the podcast for the Feb. 16 installment of The Tony Kornheiser Show in which he made his stormy comments. For some reason, it isn’t available. It’s there, but with “technical problems.” Nor can you download it from ThisShowStinks, the program’s official [...]
Taken too literally?
One of the things you really notice at Yankees Fantasy Camp — and I’m sure it’s the same at all the others — is the omnipresence of photographers. Team pictures, action shots, posed “candid” shots, photos at the dinners, et al. People love having their pictures taken with celebrities. So why did it take so [...]
As the Dodgers world turns…
An Olympic lesson.