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Entries by Roger I. Abrams from 08/2009

Do You Believe Him?

| Posted 08.10.2009 | Entertainment

The most recent chapter in the baseball steroid scandal has produced a rare flat denial. David Ortiz has told us he did not take steroids. Do you believe him?

The Proprietor of the Bad Newz Kennels Returns

| Posted 08.14.2009 | Entertainment

Fans find nothing objectionable in a bone-crushing clothesline tackle of a wide receiver cutting across the middle, but there is something about Vick's crime, just as Goodell suggests, that turns the stomach.

Girl Interrupted on the Track

| Posted 08.23.2009 | Entertainment

Caster Semenya's brilliant performance in the women's 800 meters race caused critics to regurgitate decades-old slanders traditionally directed at women who appear too manly.

Kill the Wave

| Posted 08.30.2009 | Entertainment

Readers of this blog know that I am an ardent sports fan. I love the games. Sometimes, however, the people who attend the games just annoy me.