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Brady, Goodell, Round 536

According to Goodell, the court upheld reinstatement because the CBA gave the commissioner complete authority to render judgement on issues of player discipline. “Well, this wasn’t about the actual violation.” Goodell said when it was noted that no violation had … Continue reading

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The King is Dead: Long Live the King

The King is Dead: Long Live the King By Brian D. Sadie, 17 June, 2015. Image from Chalk ad by Nike Nothing seems to elicit more public fervor and argument than popularly recognized greatness in sports. Add notions of individual … Continue reading

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Links to Other Material (Prehistory Lives and Dinosaurs Rock)

The links below are for additional writings, some previously published, and some of that long ago in old print magazines and journals. My old boss had greenish-brown scales from his paternal T-rex granddad and his secretary (not personal assistant) had … Continue reading

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A Brief Dispatch from Prague

Letters Home – or to An Approximation of It Seven years ago I’d written some family and colleague-friends immediately after returning to the hotel room from surveying Prague and environs for shooting locations over a full and sleepless two days … Continue reading

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Such Good Reasoning

On Sports Tonight, Ron Borges claimed that all NFL quarterbacks know that nothing is done to a game ball that they don’t want done, and because of that assumption Brady must be guilty. Such poor reasoning has been displayed nationwide … Continue reading

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A little Deflategate to lighten the day

If you’re into football, or footballs, or, as some I know are, just Tom Brady, you might enjoy a comprehensive and intelligent article about the silliness known as deflategate and the business of the NFL. My article is at https://medium.com/@briandsadie/hoping-for-right-but-getting-it-wrong-mr-goodell-s-errant-decision-8b42c83622f0Continue reading

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Something Good for Goodness Sake

Honoring Seymour Papert and Helping the World, Too Some ideas and the efforts resulting from them deserve encouragement and, when possible, tangible support. But all too often even effective, efficient, and good-hearted organizations receive little or no recognition and sensible … Continue reading

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