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Isaac Eger
isaac-eger
living and leaving florida. basketball around the world
Oct 7 2019
92

The NBA really misplayed this. If China is sincerely this afraid of one person within one organization, the NBA could have struck a much harder line and forced China to be the bad guy. You want to suspend all NBA access to all Chinese fans and escalate all of this dramatically just because someone in America said Read more

Oct 7 2019
118

But Harden and the rest of the NBA can’t even say they support the people of HK while also kissing Xi Jinping’s ass. Read more

Sep 17 2019
58

I like Warren just fine for a Dem (so not very much, but certainly better than most of her party), but I gotta say: “Eat the rich” and “vote for the ‘capitalist to [her] bones’” are somewhat...contradictory programs.
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Aug 22 2019
6

Maybe some folks don’t understand some other folks? I expect Deb was actually trying to convey through humor, that she was uncomfortable being a “hug type” rather than the actual hug.  Read more

Aug 22 2019
7

wow that’s a-lot of heat you are getting, i personally read it as and referenced it as a joke. sorry about that.

Aug 21 2019
102

Forgetting the dogs for a moment, these people were exploited. Paid a pittance by investor-dog owners, who probably took in the big bucks. No retirement, no health care, no nothing. It’s maddening this still happens in this country.  

Aug 21 2019
70

A subtle, revealing and thoroughly excellent piece. A world most people don’t see, and now, probably won’t.

Aug 21 2019
25

So what you're saying is, sports intersect with politics and society, and good sports reporting is truly just reporting. So weird, I hope some other people figure that out. 

Aug 21 2019
41

He was born in Georgia but he’s been coming to Florida for the races since he was seven. “Me and my daddy used to drive down here with a big white styrofoam cooler full of beer,” Clark said. “My job was to hand him the beers while he was driving on the way to the dog races.” Read more

Aug 21 2019
19

Fantastic read. Our former neighbors had 3 rescue greyhounds. They were truly wonderful dogs...until they would turn on each other. That’s a truly horrifying spectacle. They were so high strung that it was hard to relax around them.

Aug 21 2019
16

Gandy Bridge traffic can be a nightmare as-is. Nobody’s going to games, anywhere in Pinellas, period, ever.

Aug 21 2019
16

If you are ever in Abilene, Kansas, across the street from the Eisenhower Presidential Museum and Library is the National Greyhound Hall of Fame. I didn’t go in, but I played with an awesome greyhound in the lobby while my friend did.