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by Robert Bligh

  • The 70 "big time" university football teams that "competed" in this season's "major" bowl games averaged 4.5 losses each. Seven had 7 losses each.

  • Annual spending on sports by public universities in six big-time conferences has passed $100,000 per athlete -- about six to 12 times the amount those schools spend per student on academics.

  • Arne "Donuts" Duncan. The U.S. Secretary of "Education" orders schools to make competitive athletics available to handicapped students.
  • — Robert Bligh


    2013-01-25


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