Deliverance: I’d Like To Buy The World A Coke

Deliverance: I’d Like To Buy The World A Coke

by Warren Liverance IN THE FIRST few days following The Superbowl, the narrative consisted of the demonization of the people who were offended by “the Coke ad.” The one in which America the Beautiful was sung in several languages accompanied by various stereotypical images of “people of color.” The chattering class spent endless hours discussing […]

Deliverance: The “Chickification” of the National Football League

Deliverance: The “Chickification” of the  National Football League

OVER THE LAST five or six years, I have noticed a trend among the “football cognoscenti.” During the lead up to the season, excitement and interest in examining schedules, prognosticating, evaluating rookie performances, and drafting fantasy teams dominates the zeitgeist.  During the first month, three Sunday games and the Monday constitute minimum required viewing.  The […]