Morning Free Association: How to Suck in Three Easy Steps

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Jeremy Jacobs is a terrible NHL franchise owner. Anyone who has lived through the various NHL lockouts knows this already. He has sucked for many years. However, in the last week alone, he has given a master class in being a terrible sports franchise owner in three easy steps: Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Pay Them

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As of Tuesday, thirty of thirty-one NHL franchises stepped up and agreed to pay their arena and gameday workers during this time when the season is paused. Throughout the US and Canada, along with many nations throughout the world, hourly wage workers, contract workers, and those who work in the hospitality and food serve industries are likely to lose paychecks, weekly and monthly incomes due to the cornoavirus outbreak essentially closing down many areas. Hopefully, the government will take care of those people who aren’t employed by millionaires. As for those who are employed by millionaires or billionaires, even if it is contract work through a parent company, they should be paid by that billionaire. Continue reading