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John Archibald—a double standard

Writing about John Archibald might be the riskiest and dumbest thing I’ve ever done in my life, but this piece is not really about Archibald. I’m also going to write about UAB football, but this piece is not about UAB either. As … Continue reading

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Is David Sher a nincompoop?

I don’t know if I was prepared for what was in store for me when I began publishing ComebackTown 2 1/2 years ago.  I had a simple goal to provide a forum to begin a conversation about a better Birmingham. Who … Continue reading

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Why do we allow “meanies” to own al.com?

I’m feeling pretty beat up as I write this post. I was just called a “moron” by a commenter on al.com. I guess I can’t take the comment personally because the commenter doesn’t know me. I write this blog with … Continue reading

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This should make the Birmingham haters salivate

When I first started writing these blogs, I was immediately introduced to the Birmingham haters. You know the Birmingham haters. They are the stars of talk radio and the first to comment on al.com. They hope Birmingham’s annihilated by the … Continue reading

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