"HE has been the New York media's go-to guy for more than 30 years. He's the back-page man, the front-page man. On TV and radio we hear, "More about the five-alarm blaze in Queens and other top stories, but first, The Boss is at it again . . ."
- And now it's time for the media, if they can possibly overcome their addiction to George Steinbrenner, to cut it out."
Mushnick continues that Steinbrenner has grown forgetful, & his quotes should not be relied on.
The recent flap reporters tried to inflame was about his words, "the third baseman," when the
reality was Steinbrenner had forgotten Alex Rodriguez' name.
He's not saying he's going off a cliff, but if reporters are
interested in a story, they should move on.