Archive for January, 2012

‘Heads Up! 49ers Write New Chapter of Their History’ … today at Beyond Chron

Published January 20th, 2012, Uncategorized

With the 49ers hosting the conference championship game Sunday, these are heady times for local football fans. Last Saturday, Donte Whitner forced a goal-line fumble by the New Orleans Saints’ Pierre Thomas in a play that may go down in the annals with the stop by Dan Bunz of the Cincinnati Bengals’ 275-pound fullback, Pete […]

Author Irvin Muchnick and Concussion Inc. Release ‘UPMC: Concussion Scandal Ground Zero’

Published January 17th, 2012, Uncategorized

MEDIA INQUIRIES: media@muchnick.net UPMC: Concussion Scandal Ground Zero — the second title in the Concussion Inc. ebook shorts series — has been published on Amazon Kindle and other platforms. UPMC is author Irvin Muchnick’s 7,000-word investigation of the role in the sports concussion crisis of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and its doctors, principally […]

Notes on ‘UPMC: Concussion Scandal Ground Zero’ and George Visger’s ‘OUT OF MY HEAD’ Ebooks

Published January 13th, 2012, Uncategorized

I am putting the finishing touches on UPMC: Concussion Scandal Ground Zero, the second title in the Concussion Inc. ebook shorts series, which should be published early next week. I had expected to issue it in late December before breaking developments intervened. Those of you who placed advance orders – sorry for the slight delay […]

Yet Another New Mass Action — Brent Boyd & 100-Plus Retirees vs. the NFL

Published January 13th, 2012, Uncategorized

(Look for our upcoming ebook UPMC: Concussion Scandal Ground Zero. Complete info on the Concussion Inc. ebook shorts series is here.) The Hausfeld law firm’s new complaint against the National Football League can be viewed at http://www.hausfeldllp.com/content_documents/10/BoydetalvNFLComplaint.pdf.   Irv Muchnick  

Chris Shays, Linda McMahon Senate Candidate Republican Opponent 2.0, Takes the Gloves Off

Published January 12th, 2012, Uncategorized

Look for our upcoming ebook UPMC: Concussion Scandal Ground Zero. Complete info on the Concussion Inc. ebook shorts series is here.   It’s Groundhog Day in Connecticut U.S. Senate politics: “Shays Assails McMahon on WWE” Neil Vigdor, Hearst Newspapers http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/article/Shays-assails-McMahon-on-WWE-2475737.php To which your humble blogger says: Whoopee. As I’ve opined repeatedly, the people of Connecticut, […]