Monthly Archives: August 2010

‘Dumb’ sportswriters, an even dumber baseball manager

Tweet• At Extracurriculars I wrote about another sportswriter-on-sportswriter rant (the best kind!) as Dave Kindred demolishes Dan Le Batard’s old canard (wow, that rhymes!) about “dumb” sportswriters, a slur updated for the digital age.
While Le Batard unleashed his fury at fellow traditionalists, the rancid nature of Deadspin once again reared its ugly head, venturing far beyond [...]

Some reading, but mostly writing on women, men and sports

TweetIt appears as though I picked the perfect time to do some heavy researching, writing and editing. As the LeBron/Favre/Pitino/Guillen/A-Rod phase of the sports dog days of summer deepens, it’s been refreshing to get offline and away from the wearying headlines. I expected to go through some post-World Cup withdrawal, but this year is really [...]