Paul Clegg

Paul Clegg I have played basketball from the streets of New York City to the playgrounds of Berkeley and the athletic clubs of Sacramento. I was a longtime copy editor and writer at The Sacramento Bee.

Web Site: http://gameto100.com


Sacramento seeks to cherry-pick voters for proposed trolley project

May 2, 2016

Imagine living in a Sacramento where so-called “leaders” don’t try to thwart the public will, don’t believe taxpayer money belongs to those who can grab it any way they can and don’t hop aboard half-baked financing schemes. I know, that’s … Continue reading

Add some years to your life with upbeat thinking

Apr 27, 2016
Add some years to your life with upbeat thinking

If you hate the thought of getting old, you may be shortening your life. That’s the conclusion of researchers from Yale and Miami universities. Their study found that older individuals with more positive self-perceptions of aging, measured up to 23 … Continue reading

Add some years to your life with upbeat thinking

Apr 27, 2016
Add some years to your life with upbeat thinking

If you hate the thought of getting old, you may be shortening your life. That’s the conclusion of researchers from Yale and Miami universities. Their study found that older individuals with more positive self-perceptions of aging, measured up to 23 … Continue reading

Stumbling blocks on the road to resilience

Apr 25, 2016

“Why Some People Are Resilient, and Others Are Not.” That was the title for the third lecture in a One Day University event I attended yesterday.  Instead of doing garden chores and working out at my athletic club, I thought … Continue reading

Lead-contamination fears in Sacramento used as fodder for cheap-shot column

Apr 21, 2016

In filing criminal charges against three officials responsible for maintaining safe water in Flint, Michigan, the state attorney general declared that they “had a duty to protect the health” of Flint residents and “they failed to discharge their duties.” That … Continue reading

UC Davis chancellor says the craziest things

Apr 20, 2016
UC Davis chancellor says the craziest things

 A wife catches her husband in bed with another woman. He denies anything is going on and asks: “Who are you gonna believe – me or your lying eyes?” That old joke came to mind the other day while I … Continue reading

Help wanted: Coach with strong punch needed for Sacramento Kings

Apr 18, 2016

How about Mike Tyson as the next coach of the Sacramento Kings? Sure, he’s turning 50 this year, but the former heavyweight boxing champ could still knock some sense into DeMarcus Cousins’ thick head or scare the 6-foot-11 star into … Continue reading

Kings are closing season with a loss of integrity

Apr 13, 2016

Baseball star Pete Rose has been banned from major league baseball for life for betting on games. His gambling activity was viewed as a threat to the integrity of the game, right up there with the infamous 1919 Black Sox … Continue reading

Kings are closing season with a loss of integrity

Apr 13, 2016

Baseball star Pete Rose has been banned from major league baseball for life for betting on games. His gambling activity was viewed as a threat to the integrity of the game, right up there with the infamous 1919 Black Sox … Continue reading

UC Davis, TV maker look shabby in public relations

Apr 11, 2016

The University of California, Davis, and Supersonic Electronics in Commerce, Ca., have one thing in common: poor handling of defective products. At UCD, Chancellor Linda Katehi has blemished the university’s image by her acceptance of lucrative and controversial outside board … Continue reading

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