Archive for November 17th, 2010

November 17th, 2010 - 8:49 pm § in Uncategorized

Could College Athletics Be REALLY Professionalized?

Over at HorsesAss there has been an interesting discussion, why not fully professionalize the Huskies? The idea posted at HA is pretty simple.  The UW Huskies, along with other college branded farm teams,  would be privatized.  This new company, perhaps a non profit, would hire professionals, inc[...]

November 17th, 2010 - 11:45 am § in Uncategorized

Why Can’t the Nobels Be More Like the Olympics?

Prince Carl-Philip of Sweden Image: Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images, mashed by SMS Good news for those women aspiring to win a Nobel Prize.  Prince Carl-Philip of Sweden is an available bachelor.  The prince, second in line to the Swedish throne after his sister Viktoria married her  personal [...]

November 17th, 2010 - 8:59 am § in Politics, Religion

Obama, the Failed Professor?

I would like to suggest that our national problems have a strong message about the failures of American education. President Obama’s policies, given the challenges we face, have been outstanding, but his ability to teach Americans why these things need to be done has been abysmal. I say “[...]