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Happy Super Bowl Sunday

Mostly I’m cheering for a good game, something that comes down to the final possession. When I was growing up, it seemed like most Super Bowls were blowouts, with scores like 55-10 and 42-10. In recent years, the games have been a lot better. At least that’s my impression. Do you agree?

Today, Bob Greene of CNN writes about Theodore Roosevelt and football, citing a certain book. And the Ann Arbor Downtown Library has posted a video of a talk I gave on the same subject about two months ago, but which of course is timeless..

John J. Miller — John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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