Monthly Archives: June 2014

WHY WE HAVE NO MORE TRIPLE CROWNS

Not so long ago some people spoke of sports medicine as an exciting new field.  The reality was quite different than the rhetoric.  We’ve seen former football players suing the NFL over concussions and other injuries. We have pain for … Continue reading

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FOLLY

Iraq has fallen into disorder.  Militants are taking over large regions.  The work that American soldiers did there has come undone. This is remarkably similar to the history of Viet Nam.  In 1975, three years after the U.S. left, the … Continue reading

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AT GREEN LAKES

People tend to believe that the world’s wonders lie in distant places.  There are wonders enough in central New York.  One of my favorites is Green Lakes State Park. Located in the Town of Manlius, about seven miles east of … Continue reading

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