SPORTS: Are security searches all we retained from 9/11?

I pulled up the column I wrote five years ago this week. It was published five days after 9/11. This is how it began: "When you have a tragedy of such immense proportions as the one visited on America last week, it renders the world of sport to the status of the trivial, the trite, the absolutely, totally inconsequential." But I also expressed the belief that it would be sport that would aid us in our recovery. "Yet as meaningless...

 

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