FAMU and Other Florida Universities to Face Budget Cuts?

  The Florida Senate has approved some massive cuts to higher education. The Eternal Flame at FAMU will still endure despite facing potential funding cuts. (Jamie Francis/St. Petersburg Times) Florida Senate Budget Chair… Continue reading

Reigniting a Rivalry

In my weekly appearance on 106.7 The Fan with Chad Dukes and LaVar Arrington I made some comments regarding Tony Romo. “It’s amazing, amazing to watch him choke like that … there’s no way that Detroit is gonna drive on you that many times. The only way you’re gonna give up that many points is turnovers, right? It was hilarious to watch him throw pick-sixes, too, back to back. I loved it.”

In a Flood Tide of Digital Data, an Ark Full of Books

By DAVID STREITFELD RICHMOND, Calif. — In a wooden warehouse in this industrial suburb, the 20th century is being stored in case of digital disaster. Forty-foot shipping containers stacked two by two are… Continue reading

Soccer’s New Model Forces High School Players to Choose

Professional sports leagues in the United States have long relied on high schools to help cultivate the country’s best athletes. Rosters in Major League Baseball, the N.F.L. and the N.B.A. are filled with former scholastic stars