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Are The Oakland Raiders Getting Comfortable With Losing?

By Damali Binta Yael On November - 20 - 2009

Am I lucky or what? One of my calculus students surprised me with his comments on Wednesday night before class.

He said, "Guess what, Professor? I flew to Oakland and attended the game on Sunday."

I was surprised. I had just read a comment from a neuromuscular dentist and I was surprised at the student's comment about the Oakland Raiders.

He continued by telling me that he and his guest sat in the best seats at the stadium. After the game, he said they went to a fine restaurant.  Yes, they had a party and had a great time.

I asked, "Were any of the team members at that particular party." He said, "No, only some of the coaches."

I then asked him, with an attitude, "Do you mean they were able to party, hard, let us say, after losing that game?"

He quipped, "Maybe they are getting used to losing."

Well, let's "nip that in the bud," right now.

We don't want anyone to get too comfortable with this losing streak. In fact, I am glad I am so lucky to have had an associate to have firsthand observations of s...

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