JUPITER, FLORIDA, FEBRUARY 22–In his wonderful book, “Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend,” James Hirsch frequently quotes the “Say Hey” kid saying something other than “Hey!” “There’s something in the air, “ a beaming Willie would say each February at the start of Spring Training.
This column was published in the January 31, 2020 edition of the Tennessean, and is republished with the permission of the Tennessean.
At long last, the return of decade with a name!
Each year I write a Christmas column. This year, however, I decided to ask an old friend to step in as a guest columnist. He actually wrote this several years ago as an introduction to my book “Some Assembly Required: A Daddy’s Christmas Book." Enjoy, and Merry Christmas!
It's one of the oldest adages in politics: The American people do not turn their attention to a Presidential election until the completion of the World Series. But there are two World Series (and two Halloweens) to be played before the 2020 Presidential election, and the compaigns are going full blast 24/7.