Not sure how much, if any, resonance this will have with the nation as a whole. I live in Oklahoma but about 20 miles from the Arkansas border so this has been all the rage lately.
In a nutshell, at least my understanding, Richardson is suing the University of Arkansas, alleging that he was fired because he was black and outspoken and that there was an "unlevel playing field" among the coaches at the U of A.
If the university wins this case, I suppose it just goes away. But if Richardson proves the university acted in a racist manor, are the floodgates opened??? Could this set a major precedence??
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TARNISH Tarnish says:It was one of the best beers I've had in yonks.
The problem with the 'how would old legends fare today?' is you have to set the parameters of the game. Like, if you took 1975 McEnroe into a time machine and plopped him onto center court at Wimbledon to play Federer tomorrow, he'd get smoked.