Don’t Trust Your Personal Info To Troy Vincent

Identity theft: it’s one of the biggest bogeymen in 21st century America. And hey, why not? The last thing you want is your credit rating destroyed by some stranger in Detroit or some other third-world country. If you’re going to have a crappy credit rating, it had better be on your own terms, damn it.

Troy Vincent on Jeopardy
(Ooh, ooh, I know! What are “illegal data miners”?)

But it’s generally thought that the people who would stoop to identity theft are common thieves, people who have lousy credit of their own and little else to show for themselves. You know, strangers and deadbeat relatives. You certainly wouldn’t expect, say… the president of your own union.

But that’s exactly the case with the NFL, of all places. Read more…