Making Sports Safe For Women and Children

Jason Whitlock famously went off on what he calls “Cyber Humans”. He says they’re waging a war on all other humans. A war he calls the “most one-sided in history”. I understand this war. I’ve been in the middle of much of it, especially since getting involved with Football. Football in America has become about […]

Mom, Apple Pie, Football & Disney

The new Star Wars movie is close to setting box office records, but Investors just yawn. This morning some Analysts are trying to explain why and, of course, their answers range from ESPN’s Subscriber problems to nobody really getting that Disney Management is so good ESPN’s problems won’t last. So, yeah. Nothing’s changed. Nothing except […]

Beyond the Sidelines

In my early days writing about Sports I used to joke that I was one “leaked” porn clip away from a Sideline gig. But then YouTube got all Family Values and I gave up on the dream. My first forays into Fan Forums I got the usual “Go make me a sandwich”s. But I would […]

Loving Sports In The Age Of Sports Media’s Collapse

It’s getting tough to be a Sports Fan lately. Especially if you’re a woman. University of Minnesota Players threatening a Bowl Boycott because 10 Players were kicked off the Football Team and suspended from School over a huge sexual assault scandal is a pretty good indication the message this thing won’t be tolerated isn’t sinking […]

Howdy Doody TebowTime

America struggled through the Great Depression. Then it was attacked and World War II followed. And Buffalo Bob Smith gave us Howdy Doody. Well, sort of. Just a tease. Until 1947 and the Great Depression and Second Great War gave way to the Greatest Generation doing Great things. Factories that had been converted to making […]