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A Few Friday Thoughts on Football

Football news we’d been expecting and waiting for in the L.A. area arrived today — the San Diego Chargers (previously the L.A. Chargers) are returning to L.A. Oh, joy. Prior to this last season, the Los Angeles area had been … Continue reading

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Pro Athletes — former Student Athletes?

Professional / Student Athletes Are the professional athletes who play for our NFL teams (and other professional sports) really former student athletes or did they just attend school on dollars paid by others, including taxpayers and other students? What kind … Continue reading

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Student Athletes

We arrived home just a minute prior to 5 pm last Saturday. I watched portions of both the USC and UCLA games that evening. On Sunday I also watched portions of several football games, along with some soccer. While watching … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Week

Thanksgiving Week – Nine Days My wife, Diana or Di, to her English family and Charlie to the rest of us is still teaching. This year she had the whole of Thanksgiving Week off. A good week to relax and … Continue reading

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High School Football

I get paid to watch football games – high school football games. I work in Orange, California as a public address announcer and message board operator. It is work I have been doing for more than twenty-five years. While I … Continue reading

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