Category Archives: Sports

Random Thoughts – June 2014

by Cato Rand With acknowledgements to political columnist and commentator Thomas Sowell, here are some random thoughts for June 2014. Former Prime Minister and now supposed elder statesman the Most Hon. PJ Patterson noted in a recent speech he gave … Continue reading

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RANDOM THOUGHTS ON THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

by CATO RAND Super Bowl XLVIII Another National Football League (NFL) season has come to an end with the Seattle Seahawks crowned Super Bowl champions, defeating the Denver Broncos (43 – 8) in the championship game – a result that … Continue reading

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Quick Hits

by Cato Rand The Death of Nelson Mandela We should celebrate the life of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela rather than mourn his passing at age 95 on December 5th, 2013. Madiba, as he is affectionately called, spent some 27 years (1962 … Continue reading

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Jamaican Athlete Who Tested Positive is Let Off the Hook

by Kavon Fiennes Just as I predicted on June 15. I really am wondering if I am a prophet.¬†When it was announced that Veronica Campbell-Brown (VCB) tested positive for a diuretic, I said then that she would be let off … Continue reading

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Fixing West Indies Cricket?

by CATO RAND About 6 or 7 years ago I wrote an open letter to the then President of the West Indies Cricket Board, Mr. Ken Gordon, via the daily newspapers here in Jamaica. It was a suggestion on how … Continue reading

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Joining the Debates pon de Rock

by Cato Rand I wish to comment on a few recent happenings in our country. TOLERANCE AND SEXUAL PREFERENCE We may be getting there (at a glacial pace it would seem) but as a society we have to fully embrace … Continue reading

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DRUGS AND SPORTS

by CATO RAND One of the strong points of Right From Yaad is that while Kavon and I share similar views on most issues, we are not a monolith. I must say that I will not go along with his … Continue reading

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