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Saturday, 9 December 2017 – reading pages 135-237 of David Maraniss’ When Pride Still Mattered

Saturday, I had to go to graduation. When you’re on faculty, it’s hard to get much out of still-another speaker and still-another group of graduates. The best thing that you can say about graduation is that it’s a great opportunity … Continue reading

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Peter Gent (1942 – 2011) – a Fine Writer Who Happened to Play Pro Football

Back when I was at The University of Alabama, I used to go this little used book shop. I can’t remember the shop’s name, but it was run by an elderly lady out of her home. She had a bunch … Continue reading

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