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Wednesday’s Book Review: “The Cowboy Hero”


The Cowboy Hero: His Image in American History and Culture. By William W. Savage Jr. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1979. The cowboy became a staple of popular American culture in the nineteenth century and has remained so until the … Continue reading

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Does the MLB Commissioner Have the Right to Overturn Owner’s Trades/Sales/Deals?


The question above is one that many people have debated during the last couple of weeks as the Miami Marlins and the Toronto Blue Jays undertook a megadeal that swapped several star players for top prospects. In mid-November 2012 the Marlins … Continue reading

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What are the Best World Series You Remember?


I have five World Series that I have loved for many years. Without question, number one for me was 1969 when the New York Mets captured the championship by beating the highly favored Baltimore Orioles in five games. The Miracle … Continue reading

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