Tag Archives: Roger Penske

Roger Penske, please remove the local TV blackout for the #Indy500
June 26, 2020

The absurd question behind live blackouts has always been, will fans buy the cow if the milk is free?  The more germane question is, who buys a cow if they have never tasted milk?  If people would choose to watch an event at home on TV instead of live, the event is in deep trouble.  To behave as […]

Top 10 Indiana sports stories of the about to end decade – whatever we call it
December 27, 2019

First of all, if you are one of those lunatics who insist this decade will end with after 2020, please stop reading.  I cannot help you, and your thoughts on correct decade definition are bonkers.  The 20s start with 2020.  Arguing that is the defiant act of an entrenched contrarian. Now that we’ve cleared out the kooks, let’s get […]

Top 10 celebrities who should drop green flag rather than Chris Pine
May 19, 2016

“Who is Chris Pine?” I was asked by a long time Indianapolis sports media type in an actual conversation earlier today. “I don’t know,” I replied. “He’s dropping the green flag.” “For today’s practice?” “For the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.” “Is he a country music guy?” “Let me google him…  Nope, he played […]