Media burnout – the past 5 months

For the past 5 months, i have found myself becoming disillusioned with social media…..wait…scratch that…media as a whole.. Maybe its the fact that you cannot spend 5 minutes online without seeing a bold caption titled”X kills Y number of people”, “cop A kills unarmed <insert inflammatory description here> man” or “sport athlete C was arrested for… Continue reading Media burnout – the past 5 months

So, what constitutes answering questions?

The answer may seem simple, but its more complicated than you think. For starters, its super-bowl week and one Marshawn Lynch (supposedly) spoke to the media. Marshawn Lynch has a history (or lack of it) with the media. Since his Buffalo bills days, he has stone-walled the media, refusing to answer questions and has been fined… Continue reading So, what constitutes answering questions?

Domestic violence > NFL/Sports

I had resisted the urge to write anything about Domestic violence and our bandwagon (knee jerk) criticism of the NFL. But at this point, it is enough. For 2 months I have stumbled upon articles, op-eds and blog posts which have joined the gravy train to criticize the NFL. This worries me – it worries… Continue reading Domestic violence > NFL/Sports

Parenting in the 2000’s – Adrian Peterson

Below is the full text of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s statement, which he released Monday. He has been charged with child abuse for striking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch. My attorney has asked me not to discuss the facts of my pending case. I hope you can respect that request and… Continue reading Parenting in the 2000’s – Adrian Peterson