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September 22, 2012

Weekend Reading: Complete Links to ConcussionInc.’s Coverage of Rapist Swim Coach Rick Curl

Washington Post: Prominent Coach Rick Curl Under Investigation For 1983 Relationship With 13-Year-Old Swimmer Published July 25th, 2012 ***** Washington Post Bombshell on Coach Rick Curl […]
September 23, 2012

‘Suppose Sandusky Had Raped His Own Players?’ — The Chilling Reality USA Swimming’s Apologists Refuse to Face

For most of the last six months I’ve been reporting on sex abuse at USA Swimming, which I analogized in the ebook title PENN STATE IN […]
September 24, 2012

Sign of the Times: ‘New Jersey High School Football Team Forfeits Out of Safety Concerns’

http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/highschool-prep-rally/jersey-football-team-forfeits-league-game-against-highly-151000437.html
September 25, 2012

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Probes UPMC’s Dr. Joseph Maroon, Whose Renaissance Man Portfolio Includes ‘Real Estate Mogul’

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is in the middle of a series examining the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s giant footprint on the local real estate market. “UPMC […]
September 27, 2012

Labor Hits McMahon and WWE — But Didn’t Land a Punch When It Mattered

Now, it’s all well and good that the AFL-CIO is reminding us of what a mean CEO Linda McMahon was when she helped her husband Vince […]
September 27, 2012

Bully for the Congressional Anti-Bullying Caucus — And How About Hearings on USA Swimming Sex Abuse?

There’s a group of representatives and senators in Washington calling themselves the Congressional Anti-Bullying Caucus. They’ve introduced legislation to ban things like high-octane hazing in schools. […]
September 27, 2012

‘Concussions, Sexual Abuse the Latest Hot-Button Issues for Youth-Sports Insurers’

From the trade magazine National Underwriter Property & Casualty: http://www.propertycasualty360.com/2012/04/20/concussions-sexual-abuse-the-latest-hot-button-is “Youth team sports have not seen a sharp downturn in interest during the recession—and some sports, […]
September 28, 2012

Colorado Police Department and District Attorney Block Release of Arrest Record of Pedophile Ex-USA Swimming Official Will Colebank

In apparent contravention of the state public records statute, a Colorado police department and county district attorney have denied this reporter’s request for access to the […]
September 28, 2012

Colorado Police Change Tune, Release Record of Pedophile Ex-USA Swimming Official Will Colebank — But Not (Yet) Narrative Report of His Arrest

In the previous post I reported the unhelpfulness of the Woodland Park, Colorado, police department and the Teller County district attorney in release of the 2007 […]