notes on government, sports and popular culture
......Dookies take note.......
"A New York assistant high school girls basketball coach whose son plays basketball for UNC Chapel Hill was among three people arrested Thursday on charges they participated in a multimillion-dollar cocaine distribution network, state police said.
"Daniel R. Green, 39, of North Babylon, N.Y., who has worked as a teacher in the North Babylon School District and helped coach the girls' basketball team, was expected to be arraigned today on charges related to the drug scheme, said a spokeswoman for Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota.
"Green is the father of North Carolina freshman Danny Green, a McDonald's All-American who was player of the year in Nassau County in 2005 for St. Mary's High School in Manhasset.......Daniel Green was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, conspiracy, possession of marijuana and criminal possession of drug paraphernalia."