Allen Barra
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April 9 2004 5:23 PMIf You Build It, Will They Shut Up?They knocked down the Vet. Philadelphia's culture of losing should go with it.
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Dec. 30 2003 5:29 PMSeason of the Running BacksWhat's with the gaudy rushing stats?
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Nov. 24 2003 6:53 PMPolls and BowlsWhy college football still can't get it right.
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Nov. 6 2003 5:30 PMThe Cowboy WayWhy Bill Parcells outcoaches Steve Spurrier.
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Oct. 23 2003 12:32 PMWatching the Series From My Hospital Room
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Oct. 21 2003 9:37 AMThe Tao of Tim McCarver
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Oct. 7 2003 5:31 PMGod vs. the Red SoxAnd other themes from the baseball playoffs.
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Sept. 26 2003 4:49 PMA Piece of the PennantBaseball is more competitive than ever. So why are we pretending it's not?
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Aug. 11 2003 4:32 PMThere's No Ageism in Baseball!Hideki Matsui and other elderly rookies.
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July 10 2003 2:49 PMThis Is an All-Star Team?Marcus Giles, Troy Glaus, and other dubious talents.
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Feb. 2 2004 5:12 PMThis Is the Super Bowl?Patriots vs. Panthers turns into super-junk.
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Dec. 12 2003 5:19 PMThe Lunacy of the HeismanWill the voters ever get it right?
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Nov. 18 2003 6:05 PMGet Your MVP Shortstops Here!The insane plot to trade Alex Rodriguez.
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Oct. 24 2003 10:19 AMThe Yankees' Bats Go Silent—Again
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Oct. 22 2003 11:43 AMThe Poetry of Jeanne Zelasko
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Oct. 20 2003 10:11 AMWho Wanted To Watch the Red Sox, Anyway?
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Oct. 2 2003 6:33 PMRush Limbaugh Was RightDonovan McNabb isn't a great quarterback, and the media do overrate him because he is black.
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Sept. 16 2003 3:19 PMA Ringside SeatWhere's the best place to watch a boxing match?
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July 18 2003 7:03 PMThe People v. Charlie HustlePete Rose gets his day in court.



More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?

The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.


Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

What to Do if You Literally Get a Bug in Your Ear

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