Aahhhh!!! the Red Sox

The Red Sox opening day victory......what could be better?  I posted the team's first-place standing on my refrigerator, thinking it might all be downhill from there.  But I felt great. Never mind that the dreaded Yankees are broken old men.  The Wall St. Journal's estimable sports writer Jason Gay called them "aging and atrophied .... creaky and getting …

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Red Sox sink like the great Titanic

Karl Marx believed that religion is the opiate of the masses. I have always thought that sports are the true “opium of the people.” What better escape has there been from the news about the European debt crisis, volatile domestic financial markets, quotidian social incivilities, and the self-destructive atmosphere of current politics, than a summer …

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