Autumn: the time of year when the leaves on the trees in most of the country turn from green to shades of red, yellow and orange.
A time of year when the temperature begins to cool off, after the constant heat and humidity of the summer time; a time of year when young people’s thoughts turn back to their studies, whether they be elementary school, junior high (or middle school in some cases), high school, or even college, for those that are that far advanced in their schooling.
Autumn is also a time of year when the sport of football returns to the American conscious, and when Major League Baseball crowns their champion, with the World Series.
In addition, it is also the time of year when winter sports (both pro and college) start to crank up training camps, in advance of their respective seasons starting, and the quest for a championship, whether it be the Final Four, Stanley Cup, or an NBA Championship crown.
However, there is something else about autumn, something much worse a