Posts

Showing posts from June 15, 2014

No "World Cup" At This Campaign Headquarters

Internationalism Gone Amuck Remember the good ol' days when America's World Series used to get top billing on TV & radio and the overall cultural consciousness.  Now, the politics of our nation has been overrun by rampant internationalism, and America's media broadcast commentators and journalists have been ordered by their internationalist paymasters to downplay American sports, especially baseball, and to play up international soccer mania and its crowning "one world" symbol, the World Cup, as that has become quite evident since the tournament began, but this campaign for Congress is not taking the bait and the last time the World Cup will even be mentioned around here is in this essay.  Dismayingly, for a country desperately trying to maintain our nationhood and not to become a continental "one world" bazaar, America's liberal intelligentsia has increasingly tried to move out baseball from our schools and parks, and as a regular part of our s…