the bloody sock http://ripr.org en Friday, February 22, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/friday-february-22-2013 <p>A snow storm is on its way.&nbsp; Yes, again.&nbsp; The ACLU says the state's Attorneys General are falling down on the job of enforcing the Open Meetings Law.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast, along with this week's Political Roundtable with guest Pablo Rodriguez.&nbsp;</p><p>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20Podcast%2022%20Feb%202013">news@ripr.org</a><br>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 15:00:18 +0000 Lydia Rogers 10785 at http://ripr.org Curt Schilling's "Bloody Sock" Hits the Auction Block http://ripr.org/post/curt-schillings-bloody-sock-hits-auction-block <p>So far Curt Schilling’s bloody sock has a highest bid of $32,500 in an online auction of this piece of baseball history. The sock is expected to go for more than $100,000.</p><p></p><p>While on the mound during the 2004 World Series, former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s ankle started to bleed. His blood-stained sock became an instant icon and the symbol of his career. Well, a failed videogame business and millions of dollars in debt later, a broke Schilling pulled the sock from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and put it up for auction.</p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 22:30:05 +0000 Catherine Welch 10546 at http://ripr.org Curt Schilling's "Bloody Sock" Hits the Auction Block