Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Kelley B. Vlahos' Heresy From the American Religion

She dares question the "twisted glorification of two institutions that have largely contributed to the brain damage of a nation" — Football, War, & Brain Damage. "The real perversity of it all – which turns out to be a real sickness – is that it’s becoming clear that both the military and the NFL are knowingly grinding up our young men and throwing them away for the benefit of the powerful, moneymaking machinery at the top."

[Cue this classic extolling (pre-Imperial) America's pastime — George Carlin: Football vs Baseball.]

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Blogger Pints in NYC said...

Ever see Leatherheads with George Clooney?

January 22, 2013 at 10:16 PM  

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