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Baseball teams changing approach to mental health

...partial acceptance to like, total acceptance in a very short amount of time."Long gone are the days when mental health was a taboo subject in major league locker rooms, and the days of a lone sports psychologist even appear to be waning. While individual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-11/baseball-teams-changing-
FIFA recommends plan to move Qatar World Cup to winter

The World Cup in Qatar keeps provoking outrage and breaking taboos.Seven years before the 2022 tournament kicks off in the wealthy emirate, FIFA recommended a break with soccer tradition Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-24/fifa-recommends-plan
'Taboo,' the Boy George musical, closing on Feb. 8

NEW YORK -- "Taboo," the Boy George musical brought to Broadway...the seats at the Plymouth Theatre. "'Taboo' was by far the most fulfilling experience...Barlow, a spokesman for the show. When "Taboo" closes Feb. 8, it will have played...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/15/art_401036.shtml
Arts
Rosie puts up all the money herself to launch 'Taboo'

NEW YORK -- When it comes to "Taboo," Rosie O'Donnell has put her money...performances Oct. 24 at the Plymouth Theatre. "Taboo," O'Donnell said, is "a legitimate...O'Donnell - dressed simply in denim and a "Taboo" T-shirt - was out-glammed by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/08/ent_385705.shtml
Things to Do
Rosie O'Donnell bids tearful farewell to 'Taboo'

...Minutes after the final curtain fell on "Taboo," the $10 million Broadway musical that...you, Rosie!" fans shouted, holding "Taboo" playbills and posters for her to sign...Leviathen Hendricks, 34, a New York actor. "Taboo," funded entirely by O'Donnell, told...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/10/art_404019.shtml
Arts
Rants & Raves

...Democrats love the poor, hate the middle class and despise the rich. HAS ANYONE NOTICED that everything that used to be taboo is now socially acceptable? I hope this is the change that everybody wanted because in the long run I think the people of America...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-21/rants-raves
Players warned about throwing items into crowd in Phoenix

The PGA Tour already has banned the caddie races on the infamous par-3 16th hole at the Phoenix Open. Next on the taboo list: tossing items to fans in the grandstands at golf's rowdiest hole.A notice was posted in the locker room Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-13/players-warned-about-throwin
Taboos abound in bridal shower invitation

...the monetary cost of each. It seems to me that this whole wedding-festivities affair is compounded with social etiquette taboos. The first is that a member of the bride's or groom's immediate family never holds a shower. Second, it is the ultimate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/04/liv_83920.shtml
Life & style
Taboos, not laws, prevented most unions

...be small. "First of all, it's not the law that's preventing them from coming together. Primarily, it's the social taboos," he said. The law was difficult to enforce, especially when people were spread out over large rural areas, he said. In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/28/met_410249.shtml
Metro
'Blazing Saddles' pokes fun at less-taken trail of taboos

...Blazing Saddles ropes (sorry about that) its audience in with outrageous wit and a willingness to gun down (sorry again) taboos. Much has been made of the broad, brassy brand of comedy that made Mel Brooks a household name. A proud vulgarian, the writer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/01/uhl_420831.shtml
Steven Uhles