Archive for March, 2012

Concussion Inc.’s WrestleMania Special!

Published March 28th, 2012, Uncategorized

The Quinnipiac Poll shows that Chris Shays is closing the gap on Connecticut Republican Senate candidate frontrunner Linda McMahon; also that Shays would run much better than McMahon in the general election against the Democratic nominee. McMahon’s internal polls say otherwise. The Muchnick internal poll, margin of error 100%, says Linda is a loser, again. […]

Site Back Up; USA Swimming Sex Scandal Story Published Yesterday at Beyond Chron

Published March 28th, 2012, Uncategorized

This website is happy to be turning our virtual-neon sign back on after being down for more than 12 hours yesterday — the result of a complete screw-up by our web host. Yesterday Beyond Chron in San Francisco published my column updating a headline story of a couple of years ago: “Whatever Happened to the […]

R.I.P., Bert Randolph Sugar

Published March 26th, 2012, Uncategorized

Bert Randolph Sugar, the boxing bard of northern Westchester County – raconteur, American original, warm-hearted observer and indulger of folly of all kinds, and the greatest double-talk artist since Al Kelly – has died of lung cancer at age 75. I don’t have the audacity to count myself among Sugar’s close friends. But like so […]

After Eveland Cripple Settlement in California, Dougherty Wrongful-Death Case in New Jersey Tackles High School Football and ImPACT

Published March 26th, 2012, Uncategorized

In a better world, the news media would show a hundredth as much interest in the killing and maiming of kid athletes as they do in whether the New Orleans Saints can still compete for next year’s Super Bowl despite the suspension of their bounty-busted coach, Sean Payton. Alas, Scott Eveland, the Southern California teenager […]

Legal Secretary For Rick Santorum’s Old WWE Lobbyist Re-Re-Re-Touches Up Her LinkedIn Profile

Published March 25th, 2012, Uncategorized

Over the holidays I told the story of being followed on Twitter by the mysterious Eileen Wargo, legal secretary for Jerry McDevitt, chief outside counsel and all-purpose public spokesman for Vince and Linda McMahon’s World Wrestling Entertainment – one of the crown jewels of McDevitt’s career as a partner at the Pittsburgh law firm now […]