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LeBron is gone, Ohio should move on

By Katherine Cobb, published on Aug 8, 2010

I just returned from a two-week trip to Akron, Ohio, where LeBron-hating is still gaining momentum for his "defection" to Miami.

Our tickets to the watch the Akron Aeros, a double A ball club of the Cleveland Indians, happened on "Ship out LeBron night." Guests were encouraged to bring in any piece of LeBron James apparel and exchange it for a free ticket. A sign said, "All donated items will be donated to the Canal Union District of the United Methodist Church to be taken on a mission trip far from northeast Ohio."

Sports Illustrated reported it only took three hours for Cleveland's... (more)

Tags: basketball, nba, ohio, lebron james, cleveland cavaliers, miami heat, the fab 4, the fab 5, akron

Putting the Fox in Charge of the Canary

By Tom Lewis, published on Nov 7, 2009

...have accepted the degree to which money has locked down the American political system, and hence its government; after you realize that there are really no more Democrats and Republicans in American politics, just Moneycrats and losers; it can still be astonishing what Money can do.

In Ohio this year, Big Agriculture decided it was threatened by the pesky people from the Humane Society of the United States who have persuaded several states to moderate the brutal treatment of animals in factory farms -- such things as confining nursing sows in cages so small they can neither turn... (more)

Tags: politics, humane society, american politics, ohio, big agriculture, ohio gambling

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