In the middle of all the Big 12 craziness, we also had Missouri politicians coming out and voicing their opinions.â†µ
Yesterday, Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder Tweeted that Nixon should "stop talking" about conference realignment because he isn't "helping the cause."â†µ
"I'm a sports fan and always have been," Nixon said. "I'm going to speak up for my state and its' sports teams whenever I can."â†µ
Politics + Sports = Never a good idea.â†µ
Jay Nixon should have pulled out the 'ol Michael Scott line: 'Lieutenant to the Governor.