Rand: Money follows the ball in football-crazy Texas

  • Updated: September 12, 2013 - 11:26 PM

Being firmly established in the middle class means a lot of things, but on a basic level it means this: There are people who have less money than you, and there are people who have more money than you. ¶ Sometimes, though, it is still shocking to witness the priorities and spending habits of those who have a lot more money than you. ¶ Two such things caught our eye this week — both of them, to nobody’s surprise, pertaining to Texas A&M football (but neither directly related to Johnny Football).

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