Tag Archives: sports

When the sports world went-a-changin’

TweetSteve Rushin points to the first three weeks in October 1975, punctuated by the Thrilla in Manila, the death of the reserve clause and an unforgettable World Series.

When being eight is always great

TweetSimon Kuper signs off on his sports column at the Financial Times by taking a stab at answering why so many love the games the way they do:
“For many adults, their one escape from worry is being a sports fan. Watching sport, you can become eight years old again. You have returned to the backseat. [...]