|Screen capture from Keith Olbermann's blog post, "Ten Years After,"|
in which the sports and political correspondent calls Clemens, "hopped up."
The government's second attempt to try Roger Clemens on charges of perjury, making false statements and obstruction of Congress began a week ago Monday, while Melvin and I were in Los Angeles.
I have waited for this day since last July, when I facetiously accused the prosecutors of intentionally causing a mistrial. In his opening statement yesterday, Rusty Hardin, Clemen's attorney, stated
"What guy ... would go to Congress and lie under oath, knowing what the consequences would be if he hadn't done it? What man, except a crazy man, does that?"