PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Spikes explains absence, says he’s different Linebacker Brandon Spikes says he skipped organized team activities this offseason because he is a non-conformist. Spikes, who is on hand for the Patriots’ mandatory minicamp, says he’ll be in attendance when training camp kicks off this summer as well.
June 12, 2013 - The Patriot Ledger
Distilled: Move over PBR. Here are six other cheap beer options. Is it possible the beloved Pabst Blue Ribbon could fall out of favor with the young, unkempt masses? I’m calling my shot now and going with a resounding yes, as the price of PBR is actually going up due to its popularity. Besides, isn’t the point of drinking PBR that you’re a cool non-conformist? Well, not if everyone is drinking it.
June 12, 2013 - Columbus Alive
Cancer You are not as conformist as some people think and what you do over the next few days will prove that fact several times over. Expect a bit of a backlash though - some people just don't like surprises...
June 10, 2013 - New York Post
Dario Fo in Washington Post Everything which is old and conformist is boring, it's better to invent something new,Fo, who won the Nobel literature prize in 1997, told La Repubblica.
Daniel Horowitz in KTVU.com Daniel Horowitz, a criminal defense attorney who also has watched the trial, says the replacement bodes well for the defense, calling her "a woman who will not immediately join the group. She's clearly a non-conformist."