Sunday, April 30, 2006

Playoff hopes and fears.

The LA Lakers are up one game over the Phoenix Suns, yet I doubt they will win the series. I have said all season that the Lakers would go out in the first round if they made it at all. I am looking forward to watching the Dallas Mavericks beat the San Antonio Spurs this year. In previous years they have feared the Spurs but I see the Mavericks walking all over them this time around.

Tuesday, April 04, 2006

Another Celebrity Escapes Repercussions for Illegal Behavior

Rashard Lewis was given a one year suspended sentence for reckless driving and failing sobriety tests. Why is it that famous people and athletes get a slap on the wrists when the rest of us get nailed to the wall for breaking the law? It is a double standard that needs to be addressed because it sends the wrong message to young and impressionable people. Why abide by society’s rules if the people we look up to don’t have too?