False pedestals: material success and the authentic self

ArlenJ.com March 1, 2020 Former NBA forward Antoine Walker is today a humble man who experienced life’s most extreme highs and frustrating lows. Walker was an all-state forward at Mount Carmel High School in Chicago. He earned a full-ride athletic scholarship to NCAA powerhouse Kentucky in 1994. Walker, at age 19, won an NCAA Championship ….  Read More

Sports memes disrespect hard-working, disciplined athletes

ArlenJ.com January 31, 2020 ESPN is one of the most valuable television networks in the world. Forbes estimated ESPN’s net worth was $40 billion in 2012, and $51 billion last year. It’s 2014 revenues were $4.5 billion. To put that in perspective, CBS, the top broadcast network in the USA, earned $1.6 billion that same ….  Read More