Archive for September, 2013

Concussion Inc. Clears 3,000,000 Pageviews

Published September 21st, 2013, Uncategorized

Concussion Inc. has gone over the three million mark in pageviews since our website was reset in the summer of 2011. As our coverage has ranged from public subsidies of traumatic brain injury in sports and entertainment to the sexual molestation of teen girls in amateur sports, we appreciate the support of our readers. I […]

Forward Pass: Tom Hearn’s Message on Public Football in Maryland

Published September 21st, 2013, Uncategorized

Two weeks ago we published Maryland parent Tom Hearn’s essay on the reconsideration the state university regents should give to public college football programs in the wake of the 2011 death of Frostburg State University player Derek Sheely. See https://concussioninc.net/?p=8116. We’re happy to report that yesterday the regents invited Hearn to address them at their board […]

Friday USA Swimming Sex Abuse Roundup

Published September 20th, 2013, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   (To get on the list for direct email delivery of these Friday columns, send us an email at roundup@muchnick.net.) =============== USA Swimming Has Experience With Co-Opting “Independent Reviews” We don’t believe Congressman George Miller should hold up his inquiries to USA Swimming pending the organization’s own announced “independent […]

USA Swimming’s International Sex Abuse Insurance Scam — First Five Parts of Our Series, As a Single Post

Published September 19th, 2013, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Introduction Those of you who remember the contretemps last year in London over U.S. Olympic team athletes’ uniforms that were made in China need to ask yourselves this: What about the fact that USA Swimming, seat of the biggest documented scale of institutional sexual abuse outside the Catholic […]

Dale Neuburger — USA Swimming’s Empire-Building Board President, 1998-2002 — And the Golden Age of USSIC (International Sex Abuse Insurance Scam, Part 5)

Published September 19th, 2013, Uncategorized

PREVIOUSLY: * International Sex Abuse Insurance Scam (Introduction) * USSIC Stands For ‘ka-ching! in Barbados’ (USA Swimming’s Multimillion-Dollar International Sex Abuse Insurance Scam, Part 2) * 1999: Olympic Committee Forces USA Swimming’s Offshore Tax-Dodging Subsidiary to Change Coverage (International Sex Abuse Insurance Scam, Part 3) * USA Swimming’s Moguls Realize They’re Sitting on a Time Bomb With Sex Abuse […]