In a sports writing world full of fat jock-sniffing suck ups, TJ Simers is one who has the ability to combine humor with accurate commentary. Here is takes on the parents of Zac and Abby Sunderland…
I was scheduled to be off Monday, eating breakfast at the Mini Gourmet in Yorba Linda, relaxed and reading the paper before spitting out my pancakes. Why am I reading about a 16-year-old girl about to sail around the world all by herself when I should be reading about her parents being hauled off to counseling or jail?
Did you see the story in Monday’s sports section?
It was outrageous. Ridiculous. Incomprehensible insanity. Read on.