Posted in Media Politics

$$$-strapped ECU med school drops $10 mil. on FOOTBALL

It seems like just yesterday that the Brody Medical School at East Carolina was bemoaning its tight finances and seeking MORE government funding. Actually, it was a mere TWO years ago. Now, we’re hearing that the med school is going to do its part to…

Posted in Media Tar Heels The ACC

Bullying & logo stomping. *Oh, my.*

Football is getting quite a few headlines lately.  The mainstream media is aghast at the idea that people can – *gasp* – get seriously hurt playing this game.  Guys who play the game are — *gasp* –– sometimes not very nice to each other. Here…

Posted in Tar Heels The ACC

A Carolina-blue coup …

Heads were rolling Thursday in Chapel Hill.   UNC football coach Butch Davis had been dismissed Wednesday in the wake of a year long NCAA investigation of the school’s football program.  At a  Thursday press conference, Chancellor Holden Thorp and Athletic Director Dick Baddour discussed…