Big Losses in 2017 (Chet’s Take, 12-30-17)

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“Who cares if one more light goes out in the sky of a million stars? It flickers, flickers. Who cares when someone’s time runs out if a moment is all we are? Or quicker, quicker. Who cares if one more light goes out? Well I do.”                                                                                                                                            — from “One More Light,” by Linkin Park (2017) As I get older, …

2017 Philly Pressbox Radio Roundtable 4th Annual Hall of Fame Ballot

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***VOTING IS NOW CLOSED*** Welcome to the 4th Annual Philly Pressbox Radio Roundtable Hall of Fame ballot. As a review, in 2014 we elected the following players: Chuck Bednarik, Steve VanBuren and Reggie White of the Eagles; Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton and Robin Roberts of the Phillies; Bobby Clarke and Bernie Parent of the Flyers; and Wilt Chamberlain and Julius …

Remembering Three Legends (Chet’s Take, 5-31-17)

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The Memorial Day weekend is a time to remember and honor military members lost while serving in our great nation’s armed services. Most of us did that over the long holiday weekend, a weekend that also saw us lose three legends in three different fields. Friday night, Hall of Fame pitcher and former U.S. Senator Jim Bunning died at the …