Now comes the news the Mountain West Conference’s TV network will come to an end. Employees were told about layoffs and shutdown today.
The Mtn issues began with a lack of keeping promises, written or spoken, with key members of the league when the MWC went fishing for TV partners. It ended when Utah, BYU and TCU decided they’d take their programs to greener pastures.
You can read the latest on this development here.
In other news, using sports analogies in a political speech can be a little touchy as pointed out here by comedian John Stewart, who takes aim at Rick Santorum.