I can’t believe what I just read moments ago at a site called With Leather. On a May 27, 2011 blog post, Brandon Stroud quotes Scottie Pippen from ESPN’s Mike and Mike in the Morning show as saying the following:
“Michael Jordan is probably the greatest scorer to ever play in the game. But I may go as far to say Lebron James may be the greatest player to ever play the game.”
Are you serious? How many championships has Lebron James won? Yeah, he’s on his way to an NBA Finals, but he had to have a three-man MEGATEAM assembled to get that done. I was such a Chicago Bulls fan growing up, and I can’t believe that Pippen simply thinks Jordan was a great scorer only. How many times did Jordan make the All-Defensive Team? I can’t help but shake my head. I can’t stand Kobe Bryant or Lebron James, but at this point Kobe has a lot more going for him in a comparison with Jordan than King James does.
Yes, I know I’m ranting about sports, but this is a Real Man blog just as much as it is a Real Dad blog. As a man, this has me all discombobulated. Thoughts?
Fair use, a limitation and exception to the exclusive right granted by copyright law to the author of a creative work, is a doctrine in United States copyright law that allows limited use of copyrighted material without acquiring permission from the rights holders. Examples of fair use include commentary, criticism, news reporting, research, teaching, library archiving and scholarship. It provides for the legal, non-licensed citation or incorporation of copyrighted material in another author’s work under a four-factor balancing test. The term fair use originated in the United States. A similar principle, fair dealing, exists in some other common law jurisdictions. Civil law jurisdictions have other limitations and exceptions to copyright.