Boston Herald, Steve Buckley, 4.10.08: “I just don’t want the Red Sox to come to me and tell me what I can do and what I cannot do,” Big Papi said. “That’s why I don’t even want to talk about it. I don’t want them to think that if I struggle, it’s because of that.”.
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The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), where I work, often reminds folks that the correct response to expression that one finds hurtful or offensive is more speech. But by effectively shutting a class down, the students executed a veto, a form of censorship that detracts from, rather than contributes to, the of ideas. The demonstration at UCLA, students shared their experiences of racial hostility at the school.
The other American League division playoff paired the wildcard New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners. The Cinderella Mariners had caught the Angels in the final week, forcing a one game shoot out for the division crown. Strikeout king Randy Johnson won it for the Mariners and then won game three of the division playoff to avert a Yankees sweep.
JORGE VALENCIA: In April, the North Carolina Senate approved what seemed like a simple bill to honor the state’s history. It outlined a respectful way to dispose of old, tattered flags. It set up a plan to publicly display the state constitution, and it got unanimous support, but after the shootings in June..
Some things, however, we can say with certainty. The core of the group has been the brothers Ray and Dave Davies, born in 1944 and ’47, respectively and raised in London. Oddly for creative children of working class parents, they had a happy childhood; true, at age 12 Ray was sent to a school for emotionally disturbed kids, but his governing fear seems to have been that the family idyll “couldn’t last forever.” Later, Ray attended art school, where his nonconformity allowed him to fit right in..