By far, the most common question I received in the first batch of emails for ‘Frank Answers Friday’ was about Districts. While these aren’t hard questions, I think it’s important for me to deal with them sooner, rather than later, because they are clearly on the minds of many. Also, while I would normally publish the full question that came in, for this particular topic I’m going to just list the folks that asked instead. The questions they asked touched on several aspects of Districts, but had much in common.
These individuals asked questions about Districts:
From the response we received to this new feature – 25 emails and counting – I think we’re going to have plenty of material to keep us busy over the summer. Several folks sent in multiple questions on the same email, even though that wasn’t necessarily the intent (I’m looking in your direction, Jon Stratis, and several others o\~/o ), but that’s OK.
As I said, I may not be able to answer a question every Friday, but I’m going to try.
Our hearts go out to everyone affected by the awful tornado in Oklahoma yesterday. We have several teams in the area, and our thoughts are with the members of our extended FIRST family as they deal with this terrible tragedy.
Many people are aware there was a scoring error on the Einstein field, but not everyone knows the details. I’d like to explain what happened and our plans to minimize the chance of this happening again.
I have so muchto talk about regarding Championship! I’m going to break this in to two sections – prosand cons. These aren’t comprehensive lists, but are more along the lines of what I consider to be highlights.