Forget politics - it's a lot more fun to pay attention to the college basketball season and the team I pull for - the Duke Blue Devils. I didn't get much sleep last night after being so pumped up for the Duke-Ohio State game. And now I'm going to entertain myself by reading all about Duke's gutsy win. One must have priorities after all. And sports are a lot more fun than politics these days.
But here is an article from the Duke Chronicle that explains why there are so many of these early-season tournaments. It's all about getting around pettifogging NCAA rules.