Monthly Archives: March 2014

Do the Inmates Run the Asylum on the Utah Jazz?

Coaching Leadership, Player Leadership, and Inmates Running the Asylum By Ken K. Gourdin Salt Lake Tribune Columnist and Utah Jazz radio personality Gordon Monson recently ran a column about a telling conversation he had with Utah Jazz assistant coach Sidney … Continue reading

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There’s no right to shoot at police officers

Damned if They Do, Damned if They Don’t:  Cops Get Shot (At), and Some People Still Are Suspicious (or Critical) of Law Enforcement Officers When They Shoot Back By Ken K. Gourdin I just posted the following at SLTrib.com, in … Continue reading

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Did Matt Harpring Nearly Paralyze LeBron James?

I thought better of sending this after I wrote it but, nonetheless, I think the whole “If-you’d-sneezed-LeBron-would’ve-been-paralyzed” angle is too good to let die an anonymous death.  So I thought I’d post it here.  (Yeah, right!  Like that’s gonna make … Continue reading

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What Mitt Romney Doesn’t Understand

“But Mitt, You Don’t Understand!  I Wasn’t Elected to DO Foreign Policy!” http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304747404579445170801186310?mg=reno64-wsj&url=http%3A%2F%2Fonline.wsj.com%2Farticle%2FSB10001424052702304747404579445170801186310.html Update, 25 March 2014:  Apparently, Mona Charen doesn’t understand that, either: http://www.jewishworldreview.com/cols/charen031714.php3#.UzIf5vldXVs 

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This Life is Not The End

This Life is Not The End By Ken K. Gourdin Note – I posted this on Dan Peterson’s blog at Patheos.com today in response to a post about death, and how members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day … Continue reading

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Weber County S.O. Sgt. Nate Hutchinson Honored

A Conversation About Sgt. Nate Hutchinson of Weber Co. (Utah) S.O., the Matthew Stewart Case, and Some Finer Points of Law  By Ken K. Gourdin  Weber County, Utah Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Nate Hutchinson was honored by the National Law Enforcement … Continue reading

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Sin, Repentance, and Atonement

Some Thoughts on Good Thoughts and Bad Thoughts, and Good Deeds and Bad Deeds, and Zion and Babylon, and Sin and Repentance and the Atonement  By Ken K. Gourdin  I just posted the following at Mormon Dialogue & Discussion in … Continue reading

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