“Genius isn’t a free gift — it’s a double-edged one that can sucker a man into an unhelpful projection of invincibility.”
Here’s my opinion on the standing vs. kneeling for the National Anthem controversy.
History calls those men the greatest who have ennobled themselves by working for the common good; experience acclaims as happiest the man who has made the greatest number of people happy.
— Karl Marx, Reflections of a Young Man (1835)
Who is most responsible for making the National Football League into the world’s richest and most successful sporting league?
(You won’t believe the answer.)