Sunday, July 24, 2005
Red vs. Blue (Jays)
Time flies; suddenly it's the middle of summer and the 2005 Men's Lacrosse Champion Johns Hopkins Blue Jays are gathering at the White House, amidst a crowd of other venerable NCAA athletes and their congressmen, bearing gifts of clothing and helmets for the first family. But in looking at the President's remarks, I couldn't help but notice that the Jays, despite having a perfect record and a thrilling championship game, were mentioned 9th out of 11 schools, rating an earlier mention than only the world famous Pepperdine men's volleyball team and the Oklahoma men's gymnastics team. I guess having a perfect record doesn't count when your team is from a blue state and called the Blue Jays...