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Apparently football isn't consistent with being a leftist:
"Up until this point Iíve tried to be polite, but now itís time to come out of the closet. I am one of the quite sizeable majority of graduates of elite universities who actively dislike all forms of professional football, including the so-called amateur teams fielded mostly by second-rate ďathletic powerhouses.Ē People like me tend to regard the whole megilla as breeding ground for the Michael Vicks of the future. We are not thrilled that our alma mater has jumped on this bandwagon with big bucks.":http://www.berkeleydailyplanet.com/article.cfm?issue=08-31-07&storyID=27911
"Thomas Lifson":http://www.americanthinker.com/2007/09/football_and_the_soul_of_berke.html tells the story better than I could.