If anyone deserves pro sports’ bounty of bucks, it’s the athlete – The … – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sez Me …

With the Dumbing Down of America finding no bottom, we have developed a cockeyed attitude on money in sports.

Especially when you consider most of us don’t have much of it, don’t make enough of it and spend our working lives bitching over not getting pay raises we so richly deserve.

We get ticked when athletes make huge salaries. And we tend to side with the people holding deeds to diamond mines who are overpaying them.