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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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RAYSAY May 30, 2014 at 01:58 pm
When you got money to burn, whats a couple Billion for the fun of it. I thought the NBARead More commissioner said that Sterling has damaged the NBA brand. Of course that was B.S., just like this whole racist charade of 'my feelings were hurt' because an old man said something in the privacy of his home, secretly and illegally recorded on this senior citizen who probably borders on dementia. What we have here is a reverse-racism hypocritical shakedown, regardless of the price obtained by a greedy wife, he was still forced to sell. NBA owners especially with mistresses , watch your mouth around someone you eventually will get tired of. NBA Players, a slip of the tongue could swing back and clock you as well. It plain that hatred for white people is amongst you. The 1st and 4th Amendment just took a major hit and our Bill of Right is hanging by a thread. Why because your feelings got hurt. As IF...
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Vito Spago May 23, 2014 at 05:34 pm
Must be all cash sale and no sales to Blacks.
mark Smith May 24, 2014 at 06:16 pm
If the Sterling's think they are going to pull and end run around the NBA and the other franchiseRead More owners they got another thing coming. The NBA board of governors have the final say on who buys the Clippers, nice try Donald and Rochelle, your playing in a different court and this one you can't control.
Lynn Glover May 25, 2014 at 08:37 am
Enough about Donald Sterling already. Here's my take on this whole media field day: Today (FridayRead More 5/23) the LA Times has published full hypocrisy as a lead story on the front page, pushing off-stage the usual left-wing, progressive columnists. They have also allowed the sports columnist, Bill Plashke, to chime in from his vantage point. This follows the continuing news weary story of Donald Sterling who is nothing but an 80 year old fool for being caught with his pants down. Nothing more need be said about him, but the politically correct crowd can't let it go as they continue to disregard the first amendment right of anyone to think or speak whatever they want as long as they don't infringe on that right of others. That freedom from infringement does not protect your delicate hearing from offense. By the way, unless there is some legal agreement between the NBA and team owners to the contrary, then the proposed action by the "humiliated" NBA is a clear violation of the fourth amendment. What must we do to stop these people? When I was a kid, as a half breed German, we were called "krauts" (I love sauerkraut too) and Italians were called wops or dagos and so on with the pejoratives. My only care was to not be called late to dinner. Whatever happened to "sticks and stones will break my bones, but names will never hurt me?" Well now Mark Cuban has waded into the fray only to be derided by a sports columnist for being honest but an ignoramus, in this "enlightened" day and age. But, Cuban is totally correct when he says "we are all prejudiced in one way or another." And, for that matter, I would say viva la difference rather than we should all be alike, in spite of the very human intolerance of our differences. If you think not, you are either brain dead or a hypocrite. Hey, then you should go back to reading Dr. Seuss (remember them with stars on their bellies) and also boning up on human behavior throughout history. I don't care a tinker's damn about Sterling, but I do care what these "holier than thou" progressives are doing to tear our society apart. They need to be taught that human beings are not angels and never will be, so live with it and recognize that this great country has done the best we non-angelic humans can expect in being tolerable of our differences. As far as Cuban is concerned, my only advice is he should not even think about walking on either side of a street populated by black kids in hoodies and bald-headed white guys with tattoos all over their face, nor any other known bad part of town. So, brother, pay attention to stereotypes because there is some reason for them.
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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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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.
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JORDANS April 28, 2014 at 09:08 am
Please name the players as well as the coaches
Kimberly Ayers April 29, 2014 at 08:03 am
The coaches are named. The players are not named since they are under 18 years old :)
Kimberly Ayers April 29, 2014 at 08:04 am
The Legacy FC Family is very proud of the U16B teams accomplishment!!!!
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joebanana March 23, 2014 at 12:42 pm
Apparently you're not familiar with SBx2-11, Look it up If you doubt me. It legalizes judicialRead More bribery in LA county. Google Attorney Richard Fine, for supporting horrors. LA county superior judges are state employees. LA county pays these judges $57,000 a year above their state salary, "to attract and retain "good judges". These payments were ruled unconstitutional and "not permitted". Meaning these judges could be sued for receiving "not permitted payments", and NOT disclosing these payments to litigants, and not recusing themselves from cases involving the county, AND have to repay all those millions of dollars. So, these same judges lobbied for legislation, with taxpayer funds, for a bill legitimizing these payments, and to give RETROACTIVE immunity for the money they took. Didn't hear about that on Faux news did ya?
joebanana March 23, 2014 at 12:43 pm
Oh, and by "court fee's" I meant "judicial bribery".
joebanana March 23, 2014 at 12:44 pm
Also, in a 3 year span LA county won 98% of their cases.
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MEZRMOM March 22, 2014 at 11:59 am
I personally miss Riverside International Raceway. Many happy memories there!
joebanana March 22, 2014 at 01:18 pm
Okay Ray, you've got me beat. I remember when the 60 ended at water st. Didn't make it that far westRead More as the 605 in those days. And going the other way, Ontario was in the boonies.I miss Irwindale drag strip. "Things that aren't here anymore". I kinda miss Ralph Storey too. And Huel.
BiteMeFanBoy1 March 23, 2014 at 12:20 pm
Remember George Putnam ? He lived in Chino, on his race horse breeding " Tom Thumb'sRead More Farm". After he retired I used to talk to him on the CB radio almost daily. Even though he was in his 90's He was sharp as a tack with so much insight on how the nation was deteriorating even then. I learned so much from George. What a great American patriot and a great friend. RIP George.
St. Louis Rams Wide Receiver Chris Givens, could be heading to LA, says the Los Angeles Times. Photo Credit: St. Louis Rams
MEZRMOM February 10, 2014 at 07:19 pm
Barbara, things are waaaaaay different in Wisconsin, starting with the people.
Barbara Tahir February 10, 2014 at 09:37 pm
However the people of Green Bay got by (and I know it was back in the early part of the 20thRead More century) without getting snookered by some NFL team, that is what other cities need to do. These teams come to the cities with all these lies about how the teams are going to bring money and jobs. They bring a few poor paying, non union, part time jobs and they give the cities some about 1/2 of 1 percent of the ticket sales. So the city councils get all starstruck and pay for stadiums, new freeway off ramps, etc., etc. And the team owners laugh all the way to the bank.
Michael February 14, 2014 at 10:13 pm
He bought it for a soccer team. Due to the NFL's greed, there will not be a team in LA in theRead More foreseeable future. Who needs that blue-collar bull___ here anyway. City of Industry already started on a business park and they told their stooges (the Diamond Bar City Council) to re-zone the decrepit Honda dealer for a hotel. That hotel will complement the strip clubs they will build very nicely I think. Walnut won't say a peep because COI owns 4 votes on that Council.
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