Spencer Haywood on Kennedy assassination
San Francisco Chronicle - over 3 years
Spencer Haywood would become an Olympic basketball hero, then a superstar in the old ABA and then the NBA.
Sometimes the members would line up caddies on the driving range, 40 yards from the tees, and take target practice.
Haywood knew nothing of politics and little of the civil rights movement, but he knew the whites hated John Kennedy.
"Several of the club members ran out of the clubhouse like the place was on fire, yelling and yahooing," Haywood wrote in his autobiography, co-authored 20 years ago by yours truly.
TorontoSports fans love to boo politicians, but at a Toronto Argonauts game, home fans cheered Mayor Rob Ford, an admitted crack smoker and boozehound, accused sexual predator and loose-cannon buffoon.
During a City Council debate over stripping Ford of his power, the massive mayor collided with an elderly councilwoman, who wound up on the floor.
Hey, fellas, if you have any money left, send a few bucks to a fund for the care of destitute and brain-damaged former NFL
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