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Stereotypes involving Christian identity, Christian persecution is so far back in history now that no one fears it being revived, unless you live in China,…
Now, for pure bloggers, for individual people who are just posting their own thoughts, they would still run the same risk of saying something wrong…
Jewish persecution is a historical memory of the present generation and people fear it in the present day, and that’s why those references are so…
It was Orwellian. I completely disappeared, and disappeared the same day. It was by early that evening when the Times story ran. That was an…
I think the thing that I most appreciate now is that stereotypes involving Jewish identity activate fears of persecution that exist in the present day.
It was actually a very nice little book done by a gift book company. They illustrated it with pictures from 1920s football, before there were…
I think that might have been an element in it, and people have asked me that very thing. Remember, Disney is the majority shareholder, but…
For what I wrote that started this whole controversy, I deserved to be criticized, and I felt bad about writing it. I felt bad mainly…
Even though Rush is not me and the situations were very different, I think, in the Rush Limbaugh thing, ESPN was criticized for not acting,…
And if there was something, suppose I wanted to write something really damning or embarrassing about one of the owners, that would really be a…
I behaved poorly by starting this whole thing and I made some mistakes in dealing with it, and they made some mistakes in dealing with…
Inevitably, these sorts of things are going to come back to blow up in people’s faces.
I think professional sports, football, to use it as an example, it’s fundamentally a form of entertainment.
I’m a smart guy, I know the history of this issue and why people care about it.
I don’t think there are many larger lessons to be found in sports.
I didn’t view myself as attacking the boss. I viewed my boss at ESPN as the publisher and president of ESPN.
And then ESPN fired me. I did not think that was a fitting punishment.
But if you could make that mistake and press the send button and the entire world sees it forever.
You know, some of the good part of blog theory was that blogs would be like diaries that the world could read. They would be…
But by showing us live coverage of every bad thing happening everywhere in the world, cable news makes life seem like it’s just an endless…
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