Now that Michael Vick is out of prison, it is incumbent upon him to make amends to the public. To do this, he will likely engage in the following activities in the very near future:
(1) make visible community service appearances like those commericals where athletes are raising the framing of a new house;
(2) do the talk show circuit (Some people are stoked for Oprah; personally, I can’t wait for the ESPN Budweiser Hot Seat so I can see Skip Bayless’ head explode like in Scanners);
(3) have “closed door” meetings with PETA and other watch-dog (sorry) groups.
Vick will do all of this in an effort to prove one thing: He’s not a bad person He doesn’t hate dogs. A message which I believe he can convey with much less effort and hoopla simply by rolling in this vehicle for the rest of the year: