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May 30, 2017

Frank Deford, Mozart of Sportswriters

by Irvin Muchnick   The headline is inspired by apocrypha that Mozart was so gifted that he could write an entire movement of a symphony on […]
June 7, 2017

Donald Trump, James Comey, Vince McMahon — And the Meaning of ‘I Am Not Under Investigation’

by Irvin Muchnick     A little-noticed aspect of retrospectives on the legendary sportswriter Frank Deford is the full background of the early 1990s federal investigation […]
June 28, 2017

USA Gymnastics Does the USA Swimming ‘Safe Sport’ Two-Step. But Congress Is Needed to Oversee Youth Sports Sex Abuse.

by Irvin Muchnick   In a movie we’ve seen many times before, USA Gymnastics has “unanimously” — yea, enthusiastically — accepted “all 70 recommendations” in an […]
June 30, 2017

Remember the Cal Football Strength and Conditioning Program Review 2.0? The University Is Betting That the Public Won’t

by Irvin Muchnick   Today is the first anniversary of the announcement by the then-University of California at Berkeley chancellor, Nicholas B. Dirks, that he was […]
July 3, 2017

New 1982 Sexual Molestation Allegation Surfaces Against George Gibney — Former Irish Olympic Swim Coach and Subject of Concussion Inc.’s FOIA Suit

Complete chronological headline links to our series, “Why Is George Gibney — No. 1 At-Large Pedophile in Global Sports — Living in Florida? And Who Sponsored […]
July 3, 2017

Multiple Corroborations of Existence of Burlington Hotel Pool Include a Photo of George Gibney With 11-Year-Old Swimming Star — And Future Whistleblower — Gary O’Toole

In the previous post we told the story of a new sexual abuse allegation against George Gibney, by a woman who was 11 years old in […]
July 3, 2017

“I Was 11. I Didn’t Fully Understand” … Irish news site Broadsheet

‘I Was 11. I Didn’t Fully Understand’
July 11, 2017

George Gibney FOIA Case, ‘Muchnick v. Department of Homeland Security,’ Remains in Federal Mediation

In response to readers who have asked about the status of the federal government’s appeal of U.S. District Court Judge Charles R. Breyer’s ruling in our […]
July 15, 2017

Flashback: Donald Trump, James Comey, Vince McMahon — And the Meaning of ‘I Am Not Under Investigation’

Donald Trump, James Comey, Vince McMahon — And the Meaning of ‘I Am Not Under Investigation’ Published June 7th, 2017 by Irvin Muchnick   A little-noticed […]