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For God's Sake: July, 2012

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 07/23/2012

Penn State NCAA penalty: Using a bomb when needing a scalpel

What about the missed opportunity to remind people that victory on the field may actually be linked to losses off of it?

By Brad Hirschfield  |  05:08 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NCAA sanctions, Penn State sex abuse candal, Joe Patenro, Brad Hirschfield

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 07/20/2012

Boy Scouts of America should learn from its own history

Past experience indicates that with time, the organization is likely to become more, not less, inclusive.

By Brad Hirschfield  |  03:04 PM ET, 07/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boy Scouts of America, Boy Scouts, Brad Hirschfield, homosexuals

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 07/13/2012

Joe Paterno: A scapegoat?

We need to ask about our own place in this scandal or at the very least how likely we would have been to act differently were we to find ourselves in a similar position.

By Brad Hirschfield  |  03:45 PM ET, 07/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Paterno, Jerry Sandusky, Penn State investigation, Louis Freeh, sex abuse

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 07/03/2012

Andy Griffith was real even if ‘Mayberry’ never existed

Andy Griffith, best known for his portrayal of Mayberry’s Sheriff Andy Taylor, died Tuesday. The real question is why the death of an actor most famous for a show that ended its run on television in 1968 is so much in the news?

By Brad Hirschfield  |  05:29 PM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andy Griffith, Matlock, Andy Taylor, Mayberry

 

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