Commentary by Andy Young

Andy Young is an English teacher at Kennebunk High School in Kennebunk, Maine. His background includes many years as a sportscaster all over the US, as well as time spent in the Peace Corps and as a substitute teacher and high school coach. As a sports writer he used to write editorials in his spare time; now that he is teaching he has no spare time, but still manages to turn out columns for the Falmouth Community Leader

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November 29, 2016 What to get for a gift
recommendedNovember 13, 2016 Now what?
October 30, 2016 Trying to make sense of the marketing game
October 25, 2016 Maine Voices: Letís hope World Series winner avoids arrogance of Red Sox, Yankees
recommendedSeptember 18, 2016 Who can't serve, and who shouldn't
recommendedSeptember 5, 2016 Three questions, but only one's got an easy answer
recommendedAugust 29, 2016 One unusual achievement by the candidate-who-must-not-be-named
August 22, 2016 Experiencing the nationís capital in 24 hours
August 7, 2016 A Hull of a trip that'll be tough to forget
July 31, 2016 Time to reconsider the Olympics?
July 23, 2016 Atoning for self-indulgent behavior
July 10, 2016 Keeping perspective amidst the madness
June 12, 2016 Leaving quietly? Howe appropriate
recommendedJune 6, 2016 The Greatest
May 30, 2016 Orange is the new blue (or red or yellow)
January 18, 2016 Are Powerball winners lucky or cursed?

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