Misunderstanding Christianity and Competition: A Response to David Brooks
David Brooks of the New York Times published an article today called The Jeremy Lin Problem in which he attempts to explain the tension between the morality of sports and the morality of religion and Christianity in particular.
Brooks brings up and explores a difficult set of questions, ones that Christian athletes and sports fans truly ought to consider. However, in so doing, he creates (or at least propagates) some false dichotomies and simplistic points of view.
You can read the whole thing here.