June 22nd, 2008

eyes black and white

Proof of No Discrimination

As I was positively amazed by the stars who proudly wore T-shirts with the inscription Celtics to the highest place, I was asked whether I thought there was any anti-white discrimination against players. My answer was an emphatic No. Why? Because in major league sports, money matters a lot. And any indiscriminate discrimination on anything but performance means that you're losing money to those who discriminate better. Case in point: Billy Beane or Jim Larranaga.

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