Author: Canard

FLYOVER COUNTRY—Next Man In 4

FLYOVER COUNTRY—Next Man In

This is not my regular column because the topic is not about anything that regularly happens with Oregon Football. Chip Kelly has departed for the Philadelphia Eagles. To that I am inclined to say only, “Thanks Chip and good luck.”...

FLYOVER COUNTRY—Enemy No One’s 4

FLYOVER COUNTRY—Enemy No One’s

First, a housekeeping matter. I apologize for not providing the readership with a column last month. I had smashed my middle finger on my left hand in an ill fated attempt to repair my malfunctioning garage door and was unable...

FLYOVER COUNTRY: The Sports Bra Curse 4

FLYOVER COUNTRY: The Sports Bra Curse

Anyone who has read my various musings over the years knows that I am not into conducting amateur psycho-analysis on opposing fan bases. That said, every so often, the “real world” intrudes and basically confirms what I already suspect about...

FLYOVER COUNTRY—47 Letters 6

FLYOVER COUNTRY—47 Letters

History is replete with famous correspondence between luminaries, some of it philosophical, some religious, and some, shall we say, steamy. In an age when the postal service is fading away due to email, instant messaging, and video chat, and which...

FLYOVER COUNTRY—ON SMOKE AND MIRRORS 3

FLYOVER COUNTRY—ON SMOKE AND MIRRORS

As a society, we Americans have never been serious about ending the “scourge” of intoxicant abuse. We have undertaken some flamboyant half-measures, such as Prohibition and The War On Drugs, but we aren’t really serious about such things despite the...