Saturday, April 6, 2013

Noah Webster is Spinning in His Grave

Rutgers Tries to Calm Furor as More Officials Quit. (The New York Times, 4/5/2013)

[Emphasis added]

How about "mindless", "heedless", "unguarded?

Complications:  Maryland and Rutgers Give Big Ten 14 Teams.  (The New York Times, November 19, 2012)

As yesterday's New York Times article points out, Mr. Pernetti said he first saw the videos in November, which was the same month he secured a coveted invitation for Rutgers to join the Big Ten Conference, a move that guaranteed national exposure and significant television revenue. 

Related post: 
Let's All Welcome Rutgers Athletic Director Tim Pernetti to the Big 10. (4/3/2013)

1 comment:

Gerard said...

Well, once the conference expands to include powerhouses like Abilene Christian University -Go Wildcats! - everyone will forget this peccadillo.

I hear Grinnell College is ready to join, too. Go Fox Squirrel Hippies!