Football is power
Football is Power
Taylor Cole
14

It’s so interesting to think about the power that football holds in our society. When I was in high school I saw an instance of how it affected journalists in the area. The Sunday paper came out and the sports section was dominated by a piece on how the high school team lost and it was a pretty dull game overall. This section took up pretty much the whole page with a big color picture and everything and then off to the side — taking about an eighth of the page — was a tiny picture of our cross country boy’s captain and a few sentences saying that he had won state. Priorities clearly a bit skewed…

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