In a wide-ranging interview with Emily Chang, best-selling author and New Yorker writer Malcolm Gladwell continued his long-standing crusade against football with a harsh indictment. “Football is a moral abomination,” he said and predicted that the sport — currently far and away the most popular and lucrative in America — would eventually “wither on the vine.”
The NFL recently revealed that nearly a third of retired players develop long-term cognitive issues much earlier than the general population. “We’re not just talking about people limping at the age of 50. We’re talking about brain injuries that are causing horrible, ,” Gladwell told Chang, ………..
Any writer who can piece together the words “protracted, premature”, is surely someone to listen to.
Why do people feel it necessary to comment on things which don’t effect them?
You don’t like football? That’s fine. It’s not for everyone. Go watch or do something else.
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