we should be rallying against the local principles / head masters who say things like "Just pass him. He tries hard and he is so good at football."
That is why high schools and colleges need to get rid of their sports programs. Unless one is in a small school, only a few people benefit from it. It would be better to spend that money on PE for all the students. The taxpayers shouldn't expect to pay for farm leagues for the NFL and NBA.
Well, that's a single big expense.. It's not a yearly visit to check oil every year...
You should check the oil in your car more often than once a year.
You also left out the best things about Nashville: no state income taxes and it's not Memphis.
"The way of the world is to praise dead saints and prosecute live ones." -- Nathaniel Howe