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Jun 08, 2019 - Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

A cardinal rule of parenting is you must walk the walk. Don't tell kids not to do something and then do it yourself.

That stumbling sound in Destin last week was the Southeastern Conference trying to walk a fine line on drinking alcohol. The league put profit over principle and voted to lift a ban on serving alcohol at sporting events.

Booze was already available in restricted areas like skyboxes. High-brow fans could drink up but the great unwashed could not. Now it'll be up to each...