Here are a couple of items to ponder before you hit the lake, or the backyard, or whatever today as we celebrate the birth of this nation:
- Not all parts of the real estate market are in a slump.
But exactly what kind of fan — other than a deep-pocketed one — would buy a second home near a stadium for a couple of weekends a year in Lubbock or Tallahassee?
“I’d say,” Barnes guessed, “that you probably have a discreet tattoo of Coach Bowden somewhere on a part of your anatomy you won’t show anybody.”
- College Football News is laying out its predictions for the 50 biggest games of the ’07 season. So far, they like Georgia to beat Tech and Tennessee, but see the Dawgs falling in the opener.
And as you enjoy the day, please ponder something that Benjamin Franklin once said.