‘The End of Women’s Sports?’

Cheating guy wins women's competition... “First transgender woman world champion...ever.* UCI Masters Track Cycling Women 35-44 Sprint.” https://twitter.com/rachelvmckinnon/status/1051495467979173888  ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ See also: ‘A Man Is Still a Man: Political Correctness Meets Biological Reality’ (MMA/Transgender) {Aug. 6, 2017}: “I’ve never felt so overpowered, ever, in my life. Nothing can take away from the fact that you are … Continue reading ‘The End of Women’s Sports?’


‘Wrong Time, Wrong Place’

Unfortunately, some political protesters are so filled with self-righteousness that they feel the need to try and politicize sporting events. There are plenty of other venues for political activism. All this does is breed justifiable resentment: "I'm here to tell the rest of the Commonwealth that the Aboriginal ‘nations’ of Australia have not ceded their … Continue reading ‘Wrong Time, Wrong Place’

‘Just Not Fair: Update’

“Laurel Hubbard has been named in the New Zealand {women’s} weightlifting team for the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. “He is first ‘transgender’ athlete to represent New Zealand at international level and he will compete in the over-90kgs category...” --‘Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard named New Zealand's Commonwealth Games team’, Melissa Davies, Newshub, 24/11/2017 http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/sport/2017/11/transgender-weightlifting-laurel-hubbard-named-new-zealand-s-commonwealth-games-team.htmlContinue reading ‘Just Not Fair: Update’

‘Aug.26, 1939: Baseball Meets Television’

“On this day in 1939, the first televised Major League baseball game was broadcast on station ‘W2XBS’, the station that was to become ‘WNBC-TV’. Announcer Red Barber called the game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, New York. “At the time, television was still in its infancy. Regular … Continue reading ‘Aug.26, 1939: Baseball Meets Television’

‘Cheater Doesn’t Prosper’

“Eugenie Bouchard is going to let herself enjoy this one. Fresh after beating Maria Sharapova in the second round of the ‘Madrid Open’ on Monday, the Canadian took to ‘Twitter’ in celebration... https://twitter.com/geniebouchard “I definitely had some extra motivation going into today,” Bouchard said after her 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 win. “I was actually quite inspired … Continue reading ‘Cheater Doesn’t Prosper’