Maybe They're Just Young
I am as depressed as anybody by the Mountaineers sudden descent in basketball no-man’s-land. The numbers speak for themselves but perhaps nothing makes it more clear: the team was once 15-5 and 5-2 in the Big East and now they’re 17-12 and 7-9. Where once there was a young team who didn’t realize that basketball was supposed to be hard, there is now a collection of players who do...
Playing Notre Dame
Quick Notes: 1. I hate Notre Dame. 2. I love John Flowers. 3. I love John Flowers Riverdancing after WVU beat Notre Dame in the Big East Tournament in 2010. 4. I’m not looking forward to tonight’s game, one in which we’ll inevitably get cheated by referees who look the other way when Notre Dame’s players are manhandling us. 5. But seriously: I love John...
Following Up On Terrence Moore
Last week, I wrote asking for more information about Morgantown’s City Manager Terrence Moore. I specifically wanted to know more about rumors that some City Councilors were talking about replacing Moore with somebody more to their liking. Here is one example of a letter from a nervous citizen. This concern has come from various residents around the city. While waiting for responses, I...