Everyone likes sports for stupid reasons. Even the loftiest of reasons is a stupid reason, because sports are inherently ridiculous.

Jul 3, 2013 at 5:00pm | 94 comments

jeremy lin
I sat down to write about the fallout that’s ensued since ESPN editor Anthony Federico wrote that “Chink In The Armor” headline a little over a week ago and I ended up with a bunch of stories about myself.

Mar 1, 2012 at 3:00pm | 35 comments

child abuse
There’s a natural cognitive bias towards believing that someone who’s in your tribe, someone you identify with, can do no wrong. And that can allow a lot of wrong to get done.
I think I still have a long way to go. But whatever: NINERS WON!
After I bathed an Eagles’ fan in a shower of Bud Light, I realized I have an anger management issue when it comes to football.
But the rest can be great, so feel free to play ball.

Jun 30, 2011 at 1:02pm | 0 comments