Baseball Crank
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May 6, 2003

Bob Ryan of the Boston Globe has been suspended a month without pay for saying on a shout show that he wanted to "smack" Jason Kidd's wife, who he finds annoying; this seems a bit harsh, but the remark really was in exceptionally poor taste, given Kidd's arrest for hitting his wife a few years ago.

Posted by Baseball Crank at 10:11 PM | Basketball | Comments (2) | TrackBack (0)

Interesting to think that Ryan's getting a more serious punishment for saying she should be slapped than Kidd did for "allegedly" slapping her.

Posted by: Kiner's Korner at May 7, 2003 10:46 PM

Moreover, is Ryan getting a stiffer punishment because he said this about someone whose husband was arrested for slapping her?

Posted by: Kiner's Korner at May 7, 2003 10:48 PM
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