Originally Posted by dazed-and-confused
i read that article, too. thought it was sad how this seemed to come about because last years champions were unable to recruit the lad. adults sometimes REALLY know how to mess up playtime for kids.
That was my read, too. A simple case of some kid being the victim of adult politics.
I'm thankful that when I was a kid, there was no TV (at least, we didn't own one) and the adults left us kids alone to have a childhood. If there's a hell, Walt Disney is in it for what he did to destroy childhood.