Monday, September 26, 2005

By chance, allergies made my eyes water during this story 

I hate when that happens. But I recommend you risk it.

Notre Dame Coach honors dying boy by using his called play.

I admired the coach for reaching out to a dying boy, and for maintaining perspective in how he dealt with the situation by not going over the top. When people like Charles Barkley claim -- probably correctly in most cases -- not to be role models, they are forgetting the opportunities that are enabled by the fulfillment of that responsibility. Thanks, Coach.

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