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The List of “Gomers” Grows Longer

The List of “Gomers” Grows Longer

Ross Brewitt

Have you ever had the feeling the sports scene is swarming you, like a singing flash-mob of barber shop quartets? Annoying, but lame.

It’s bad enough that by Thursday, Super Bowl XLMNOP is nigh, and there isn’t anything we don’t know about the entire Harbaugh family. Then the news item screw-ups get worse.

Makes you wonder whatever happened to the concept of applying common sense to conduct, and do you question the lack of core value propriety, replaced by the crass value of publicity at any cost? Read more

Junior Hockey: What Would We Do Without It?

Written for publication Dec. 14          879

Junior Hockey: What Would We Do Without It?

Ross Brewitt

Seems the only light at the end of the hockey tunnel these days is the upcoming World Junior Championships beginning on December 26th. I can’t wait.

It would be a joyous occasion except for the surmised threat of the NHL raising its droopy and disorganized eyelids and suddenly deciding on playing a forty-eight game season after all. Read more