Athletics is the most enjoyable topic among the 30 issues!  Expect to see here short pieces on:


  • Who should be training for college (or even professional) sports.

  • How parents should and should not be involved in their child's sport.

  • The fairness of recruiting athletes above scholars.

  • State support for UConn Athletics.

  • Tom Brady.

  • Good athletics as training for good academics.

  • Good athletics as a model for good civics.

Athletics involves very serious issues for individuals and society, but I'll occasionally add my take on: 


My favorite athletes


If I were the Commissioner


Why I like Certain NFL and MLB Teams,


How Candidate Mark Stewart proposes to return the Whalers to CT.