Media poised to ruin baseball season

by John Rocker -- Although it's currently tough for many around the country to see past the multiple feet of snow all around them, a rebirth is looming on the horizon. Despite more…

Malcolm Butler and American the beautiful

by John Rocker -- If you follow politics and current events as closely as I do, it's oftentimes easy to let the true inner beauty that is America escape you. Seemingly since more…

'Deflategate' and clueless American media

by John Rocker -- Years ago, I heard the expression, "What the American public doesn't know is what makes them the American public." The more I experience in life, the more I more…

Chris Kyle: Protector, not predator

by John Rocker -- Considering the last few weeks he's had, you'd think Seth Rogen would appreciate the American military. After all, the Canadian who's made a career out of playing pasty more…

I'm ashamed to be an American

by John Rocker -- Everyone is familiar with the concept that oftentimes what you don't do speaks just as loudly as what you do. Unfortunately, time and time again it seems that more…

It's time to bench Boehner

by John Rocker -- If you could devote just a few moments to reading this column, then following the instructions at its conclusion, you'll have the opportunity to help bring change to more…

NYPD officers 'deserved it'?

by John Rocker -- What happened on Dec. 20, 2014, is the logical outcome of multiple years of vitriol – almost entirely based on an incomplete and incorrect understanding of events – more…

Melanin doesn't matter – family does

by John Rocker -- It was the summer of 2003, I was playing for the Tampa Bay Rays and was having some pretty significant arm problems, but the issues I was having more…