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Ask Boswell: Redskins, Nationals and Washington sports

This is factually correct. But it is also about as lame as it gets.

Dusty’s quote: “These start times, you don’t know whether to eat, go to sleep, use the bathroom or shower. You have to set your alarm clock different days and times…It’s like working night shift, day shift, swing shift.”

Sorry, doesn’t wash. The Nats started the season with three at home, then three in Philly (a five-minute bus trip) then six at home.  In those 12 games they also had two days off. So, their first dozen games were as easy as it gets: home or in Philly.

Now they get a day off before three in Atlanta. Excuse me, DAY OFF. So, the three in Atlanta are a piece of cake. That’s a 15-game sweetheart schedule. They played some 4 p.m. games. The other teams had to play at 4 pm, too.

Then they have to fly from Atlanta to

Read more at: https://live.washingtonpost.com/ask-boswell-20170417.html

Creepiest Sports Memorabilia Ever? New O.J. Simpson Autograph Signed Just Before Nicole’s Murder

Forensics experts could have a field day trying to determine  if Simpson seemed agitated while signing the boy’s autograph. (Photo by Lelands)

About a week ago the owner of one of the most haunting, if not downright disturbing, pieces of memorabilia in the history of American popular culture opened his safety deposit box to retrieve it. For almost 22 years it had never seen the light of day. He then mailed off his unholy relic to Lelands for an auction this fall.

The extreme rarity is an invitation signed by O.J. Simpson on June 12, 1994 hours before his ex-wife’s murder. The consignor, a boy at the time, had joined Simpson in the audience for a dance recital, featuring, among others, Simpson’s daughter, Sydney, who was eight-years old then.

Simpsonologists regard the dance recital as a key event in the true crime drama .

Read more at: http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidseideman/2016/06/14/chilling-o-j-simpson-autograph-signed-hours-before-nicoles-murder-surfaces-for-the-first-time/

Creepiest Sports Memorabilia Ever? New OJ Simpson Autograph Signed Just Before Nicole’s Murder

Forensics experts could have a field day trying to determine  if Simpson seemed agitated while signing the boy’s autograph. (Photo by Lelands)

About a week ago the owner of one of the most haunting, if not downright disturbing, pieces of memorabilia in the history of American popular culture opened his safety deposit box to retrieve it. For almost 22 years it had never seen the light of day. He then mailed off his unholy relic to Lelands for an auction this fall.

The extreme rarity is an invitation signed by O.J. Simpson on June 12, 1994 hours before his ex-wife’s murder. The consignor, a boy at the time, had joined Simpson in the audience for a dance recital, featuring, among others, Simpson’s daughter, Sydney, who was eight-years old then.

Simpsonologists regard the dance recital as a key event in the true crime drama .

Read more at: http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidseideman/2016/06/14/chilling-o-j-simpson-autograph-signed-hours-before-nicoles-murder-surfaces-for-the-first-time/