Turn Off T.O.

Terrell Owens, a great receiver who was nonetheless booted off the Eagles last season after tearing the team apart and who this season has turned the Dallas franschise into a three-ring circus, is ripping Giants running back Tikki Barber for being “selfish.” Barber’s sin is saying that he plans to retire after this season.

Will someone tell Owens to just keep his mouth shut and play football? One sign of maturity is resisting the urge to verbalize every stupid thing that pops into your head. T.O., it’s time to grow up.

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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