Who is to Blame?

Many people in our church have been so kind and sympathetic (like the person who sent me the picture to the left) because of the New England Patriots loss to the Giants in the Super Bowl (again) this past Sunday. A few of these folks have actually been sincere. Alas, we Pats fans blame it on so many things: from Madonna to M.I.A.’s gesture; to fact that the refs did not restore 8 seconds on the clock after the Giants “flagrant” 12-men on the field penalty. There was a very interesting article in the Wall Street Journal this past Tuesday that one of my “sincere” parishioners gave me. It analyzed the last bizarre minute of the most watched sporting event in television and internet history. Continue reading “Who is to Blame?”