Archive for January, 2015

On Eve of Super Bowl, Coach at Tom Brady’s Old High School Shows Just How Easy It Is to Be a ‘Football Safety Hero’

Published January 29th, 2015, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick’s book CONCUSSION INC.: The End of Football As We Know It will be published February 1 — Super Bowl Sunday. You can pre-order CONCUSSION INC., in either book or Kindle ebook form, at http://amzn.to/1yQNPXY. For the $19.95 list price, you also can order an autographed copy with free shipping in the U.S., by sending a […]

Why Is George Gibney — No. 1 At-Large Pedophile in Global Sports — Living in Florida? And Who Sponsored His Green Card?

Published January 27th, 2015, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   A multi-generation fugue to the discordant multi-movement symphony that is the USA Swimming sexual abuse scandals doesn’t even involve an American citizen. In this series of articles, Concussion Inc. explores the tangled tale of former Irish national swim team coach George Gibney, now 63 years old and living […]

Second Concussion Lawsuit Against WWE Is Not Impressive

Published January 25th, 2015, Uncategorized

Two former pro wrestlers performers, Evan Singleton and Vito LoGrasso, have filed a class-action lawsuit in Pennsylvania against WWE for negligence with traumatic brain injuries and other safety problems. This follows the recent similar action by Billy Jack Haynes. The complaint does not grab Patrick Hruby of Vice Sports, and I agree: “The WWE Concussion […]

A Good Week For Sex Abuse Enablers Joe Paterno and USA Swimming’s Chuck Wielgus

Published January 24th, 2015, Uncategorized

The late Joe Paterno, chief of Penn State denial and of willful ignorance of his assistant coach Jerry Sandusky’s countless years of rapes of countless boys, got all of his record 409 wins on the field back from the National Collegiate Athletic Association. And Chuck Wielgus, executive director of USA Swimming, was honored with the […]

Book Bonus: Introduction of Irvin Muchnick’s New Book ‘CONCUSSION INC.: The End of Football As We Know It’

Published January 20th, 2015, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick’s book CONCUSSION INC.: The End of Football As We Know It will be published February 1. Below is the book’s Introduction. You can pre-order CONCUSSION INC., in either book or Kindle ebook form, at http://amzn.to/1yQNPXY. For the $19.95 list price, you also can order an autographed copy with free shipping in the U.S., by […]