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The Wainstein Report

(A quick note on comments. I welcome disagreement. But I won’t publish stupid personal attacks on certain individuals. Carry on).

Before I jump in, I want to note that one or more people I know are losing their jobs over this. 1,525 more words

University of North Carolina Helped Thousands of Athletes Cheat for 20 Years

One of the most stellar and admired sports programs in the country, if not the world, just had its reputation stained. Permanently.

According to an NCAA investigation, professors and coaches and administrators at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill conspired to help thousands of student athletes cheat over an 18-year period by sending them through fake classes to help them maintain their minimum grade point average required to play. 395 more words

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University of North Carolina Helped Thousands of Athletes Cheat for 20 Years

One of the most stellar and admired sports programs in the country, if not the world, just had its reputation stained. Permanently.

According to an NCAA investigation, professors and coaches and administrators at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill conspired to help thousands of student athletes cheat over an 18-year period by sending them through fake classes to help them maintain their minimum grade point average required to play. 395 more words

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UNC Scandal: Probe Reveals 'Shadow Curriculum' Involving Student-Athletes

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (CBSNewYork/AP) — More than 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes — enrolled in classes they didn’t have to show up for and received artificially inflated grades in what an investigator called a “shadow curriculum” that lasted nearly two decades at the University of North Carolina. 883 more words

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UNC, Roy Williams Looking For Consistency

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is looking for a little stability.

After a year marked by extreme swings on the court — and by outside-the-lines issues involving past players — the Tar Heels want to get back to being their customarily consistent selves. 614 more words

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Roy Williams showcases legendary dance moves at Tar Heels scrimmage

The North Carolina Tar Heels kicked off the preseason will their annual “Late Night With Roy” event in Chapel Hill, which featured an intrasquad scrimmage, a tribute to UNC alum Stuart Scott, and Roy Williams showing up every player on the team with his marvelous footwork. 16 more words

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Antigone review

Here’s my review of Pilot’s Antigone written for Exeunt. (With most of original embarrassing typos removed)

Watching Antigone, any version not just this one, is a bit like launching into a box set somewhere into series 3. 777 more words

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