Furious Fans React to Bob Knight’s Temper, Aaron Boone’s Performance, and Wrongful Death LiabilityNovember 16, 2023
Mike Lupica wrote a piece criticizing Bob Knight for his abusive behavior as a coach. Knight was known for physically assaulting players and insubordination with his athletic department. Knight’s legacy as a tactician should not give him immunity for his behavior as a coach. Other readers also criticized public figures for making inappropriate comics about women’s basketball, the Yankee’s manager, and offensive comments in response to immigration reform. Others defended Israel against allegations of inhumane treatment of Palestinians. Governor Hochul was accused of allowing legislation that would escalate insurance rates in the state. Numerous readers also expressed disappointment in the treatment of animals due to neglect. Overall, public opinion was divided on various related topics.