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November 17, 2011

BULLETIN: Bob Costas, Matt Chaney, and Muchnick Kiss and Make Up

Once back in the 1950s, one drunk New York Yankee punched out another drunk New York Yankee at Toots Shor’s iconic Manhattan restaurant, where the walls […]
November 20, 2011

The Feds and the Penn State Hillbillies – Coming Soon on Blu Ray

by Irvin Muchnick The National Collegiate Athletic Association, which has this habit of rushing right over as soon as they hear the news of these things, […]
November 21, 2011

Update on My Public Records Request to NIH for Grant Applications of ImPACT and UPMC’s Mark Lovell

Readers will recall that the National Institutes of Health gave my recent Freedom of Information Act request a file number, 39418. I have been communicating about […]
November 22, 2011

Cites To Allentown Newspaper’s 1992 Coverage of WWE Pedophile Scandal

In , I mentioned an historical precursor in my own reporting experience – the ring boy molestation scandal in the predecessor company of World Wrestling Entertainment, […]
November 23, 2011

Concussion Inc. Black Friday Stocking Stuffers

Buy DUERSON, our first ebook short, with exclusive new information on the February suicide, at 50, of retired pro football star Dave Duerson, and how it […]
November 23, 2011

What They’re Saying About Irvin Muchnick And Concussion Inc.

On WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal (2007):   “Irv Muchnick knows wrestling likes Anna Wintour knows fashion.” Frank Deford author, Sports […]
November 23, 2011

EXCLUSIVE: ImPACT Company Boss Mark Lovell Appears to Have Left UPMC

Mark Lovell, the neuropsychologist who co-founded and chairs the Pittsburgh software company ImPACT Applications, Inc., appears to have lost his affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh […]
November 26, 2011

NFL ‘Legacy Fund’ to Dying-Off Population of Retirees: Happy Holidays … NOT

For anyone with an instinct to support the underdog, but who also wants to be thorough and fair, there is no more vexing challenge than the […]
November 27, 2011

Harvey Araton Finally Gets The New York Times to Let Him Write a Penn State Column. It’s a Dud.

Ten days ago Harvey Araton, a New York Times sports columnist, mentioned to me on Twitter that his first attempt at a column on the Penn […]