Not “a” mistake

Here’s something that has been bugging TheLongTalk for a while now, people that say Joe Paterno made “a mistake,” as if Joe Pa’s mistake was singular.  A one time thing.  Like accidentally backing over the family dog. Whatever you believe about Paterno: Well informed co-conspirator in a sexual abuse cover up that lasted for decades, ...

A Fill in the Blank for Any Free Agent

A helpful little fill in the blank for any Free Agent, in any sport, that wants the questions about his/her future career path to stop. Thank you _________ (Reporters name or if you don’t know their name just say Dude, it works for both sexes) that’s a SUPER TERRIFIC question. (Maximum Sarcasm Levels) You know, ...

Nash in LA LA Land

Steve Nash ending his career, most likely, in LA is weird.  It’s not as weird as Jason Kidd going out of the league as a New York Knick, but it’s definitely not normal. TheLongTalk would’ve suspected Nash would resign with Phoenix or maybe take the BIG money offer that Toronto made.  TLT wouldn’t have been ...