It's really hard for me to watch this hit (which is completely clean) on Tony Romo and not be a little pissed at Jerry Jones. There is the obvious flouting of football convention by Jerry Jones, in ignoring a decaying offensive line, and going so far as to cut starters without signing replacements. But more than that there is the assembling of what must be called a dumb team, one that celebrates after touchdowns (still), commits stupid penalties, and, most crucially, blows assignments.
Age discrimination affects us all. Who cares about youth? James Hamblin turns to his colleague Jeffrey Goldberg for advice.