Monthly Archives: October 2014

Savoring the things that matter the most

TweetAfter cranking out so many sports-and-culture posts on this blog and elsewhere in recent weeks, I’m going through some serious anxiety about whether to continue staking a claim in these debates. Well then, anxiety is a strong word, and I hesitate to say I’ve reached the point of some kind of depression. But I’m as […]

In defense of the culture of football, con’t

TweetNot much of a peep from my Tweeps yesterday when I put out the link to this fine and eloquent rebuttal to critics of American football from Jonathan Chait at New York Mag. Now I don’t feel so alone for having written this a couple weeks back. Perhaps it was the headline — “In Defense […]