Tag Archives: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Best “Off Season” By An American College

We speak of off seasons mainly in sports. We look at who made the best trades (although the biggest often come near the in-season trade deadline), who had the best draft and who did the best in the free agent market. Today colleges are year-round operations but they still to a great degree take the summer off. With that background I’ll announce the winner and then spend the rest of the article justifying my decision. And the clear winner is Howard University.

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It Never Stops

In order to (I presume) accurately quote a late Senator one word in this article will violate my PG rating.

Today’s will be another article of the catch up variety. There is a lot to cover much of which if history is a guide I’ll never get to. Continue reading It Never Stops

A Few Other Things

So many things get left on the “cutting room floor” in Trump’s America I’m convinced it is by design. Like the Broad Street Bullies of NHL lore they commit so many indiscretions in such rapid succession that it is impossible to cover them all. Add to this the usual complicating factors in American politics. Today will be another of my destined to be incomplete efforts to catch up on some recent sins. Let’s explore. Continue reading A Few Other Things

The Endorsement Of Cal Cunningham

North Carolina has a lot of political problems. One of them is its Congressional delegation. In my case I am currently “represented” in the Senate by Richard Burr and Thom Tillis; in the House by “Sleeping” (and thankfully retiring) George Holding. The good news (in addition to having been moved into David Price’s district for the next Congress) is that Tillis’ seat is up in 2020. With all that and much more in mind please continue as I explain why today tellthetruthonthem.com is endorsing Cal Cunningham for the United States Senate from North Carolina. Continue reading The Endorsement Of Cal Cunningham

Developing And Disturbing Story Plus A Dilemma

Having gone to sleep a bit earlier than unusual on Monday night I awoke to two news blurbs on Tuesday morning that caught my interest. Armed with those teases I was anxious to read the morning papers. Let’s explore. Continue reading Developing And Disturbing Story Plus A Dilemma