You get a bunch of men together and the testosterone and alcohol can be explosive.
Witness the charity beanbag tournament in Georgia when a hockey game broke out. The group was raising money for scholarships for deserving students.
There was a dispute over the score and there seemed to be no way to settle it despite the pleas of a woman — of course — to invoke intelligent thought.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories.