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Douglas Quaid July 10, 2014 at 01:08 pm
Glad to see limits (hopefully) being place on high school football. The research shows time andRead More time again the damage being done to the human brain after consistent hits to the head. Minimizing the risk seems like the natural and best thing to do.
JMarsh July 10, 2014 at 02:15 pm
I totally agree with limiting the chance of brain trauma. One thing we need to remember is thatRead More junior high and high school students' brains are still developing.
Giorgio C. July 10, 2014 at 04:39 pm
For those who think it is ok for your kid to get their brain throttled, do you support their use ofRead More drugs, too? Mixed messages.
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Geoff Burton May 30, 2014 at 10:20 pm
Go California Chrome
robin May 31, 2014 at 09:57 am
cruel sport... Horses that don't make the track are slaughtered or abandoned. As with anyRead More equistrain "events' horses are mistreated so bad it makes the heart sink.
A Delargo June 4, 2014 at 01:59 pm
WHAAAAAA !
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Desert Rat May 28, 2014 at 03:15 pm
It is a bit of a quantum leap to equate a rich celebrity cheating on their wife with some other goodRead More looking female who is either a willing sex partner, or a gold digger looking for a pay day, with a rapist. Rape is usually about revenge, power, anger, payback, etc. Tiger Woods and the others had sex with a lot of other good looking women because they could. Apples and oranges. And just curious Bob the dentist, how are you such an expert on rape? You admit to never having been raped, yet you are so quick to opine that just because somebody finds her story to have some credibility issues, you assume they are chauvinistic, misogynistic, and uneducated? Or have we arrived at the point where any female who makes an allegation should automatically be believed?
Desert Rat May 28, 2014 at 03:16 pm
It is a bit of a quantum leap to equate a rich celebrity cheating on their wife with some other goodRead More looking female who is either a willing sex partner, or a gold digger looking for a pay day, with a rapist. Rape is usually about revenge, power, anger, payback, psychological issues, etc. Tiger Woods and the others had sex with a lot of other good looking women because they liked sex and they could. Apples and oranges. And just curious Bob the dentist, how are you such an expert on rape? You admit to never having been raped, yet you are so quick to opine that just because somebody finds her story to have some credibility issues, you assume they are chauvinistic, misogynistic, and uneducated? Or have we arrived at the point where any female who makes an allegation should automatically be believed?
Bob Perkins DDS May 28, 2014 at 03:48 pm
Desert Rat....Let me clarify..I am not equating rape with high risk sex...I was only saying thatRead More many men, in the celebrity life and otherwise, will risk everything, their careers, etc., to have sex....be it consensual or non consensual. As far as assuming that the women is telling the truth...I have no idea....without more info it would be presumptuous of me to assume anything...it is true, however, that many many men get away with rape, mostly recently Jameis Winston...the evidence against is hard to refute.....I would guess that very few rapes get reported as a percentage of total rapes...the statistics bare this out...and even fewer rapes, still, are prosecuted...thus, not too much fear of any athlete being sent to jail for rape. Mike Tyson is the only one I can think of though I am sure there must be others....
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Roma mah May 21, 2014 at 06:14 am
This should be a top story. RW Shores is attached to Belmont so pretty big story. I found out fromRead More another not local source. Would be nice to see this more headlines as I almost missed it.
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CowDung May 30, 2014 at 05:51 am
Please take your commercials someplace else.
Alan Vanderbilt June 11, 2014 at 04:13 pm
Parents ruin sports..
sportsnut July 14, 2014 at 04:39 am
Alan I agree. Parents coach to get their kids and kids friends a leg up. Kids are choosen too basedRead More on parents and kids being friends. Take AAU and All-Stars and positions in each sport. Parents coach because they want their kid in prime positions, kids are friends with certain kids or because a family does not like someone but the kid has talent not playing. You need "out of area" coaches to come and determine if a kid is "that good" to be at the next level not "locals" whom coach because that is the only way the kid will get playing time.
Jimmy King April 24, 2014 at 08:01 am
It would be great for the city of Oakland and the bay area community at large if we can keep the A'sRead More in Oakland. I support moving the A's to the Howard Terminal just north of Jack London Square. This would help to revitalize the city of Oakland tremendously. I say, keep the A's in Oakland at any cost.
Bryan Stow, with children. (Photo: Patch Archive)
Agranon March 31, 2014 at 04:17 pm
I'd smack those punks up.
Wire April 1, 2014 at 12:46 pm
It happened again did you hear about it? Censorship? Marines stabbed during fight between Angels,Read More Dodgers fans ... * A late-night spat between Dodgers and Angels fans in Southern California turned violent, leaving two Marines stabbed, another injured and six people arrested
Susan C. Schena April 1, 2014 at 01:31 pm
Thank you, Wire. Another Baseball Brawl in So Cal! Dodger vs. Angel Fans; 3 Marines Injured TryingRead More to Break It Up. Story here: http://bit.ly/1dOOTnt
Kaepernick rushed for 130 yards and threw for another 153 in the Seattle loss. (Photo Credit: 49ers.com)
Walt Bishop January 20, 2014 at 10:29 am
Niners had a good season and Kaepernick is not to blame. Only can look forward and how each of hisRead More three turnovers is a learning experience for next season. It is obvious and encouraging from how he played at Seattle the first time and yesterday. Just hope Mike Upati and Novaro Bowman will be OK.
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