Dave McKenna

Dave McKenna is a writer in Washington D.C.

Sports Nut
June 18 2013 11:50 AMThe End of JoyWhy do athletes look so angry when they do something great?
Sports Nut
May 3 2010 3:39 PMDownward SpiralWashington Redskins owner Dan Snyder's amusing failure at Six Flags.
Hang Up And Listen
March 29 2010 5:54 PMHang Up and Listen: The Fight at TGI Friday's EditionListen to Slate's podcast about the week in sports.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 27 2004 6:29 PMHulk Hogan's HeroesWhy pro wrestlers should be in the Olympics.
Sports Nut
Jan. 4 2013 5:37 PMA Season of Miracles in WashingtonThe Redskins reappear, and the owner vanishes.
Hang Up And Listen
April 19 2010 5:09 PMHang Up and Listen: The Redskins and Indians EditionListen to Slate's podcast about the week in sports.
Sports Nut
March 16 2005 4:05 PMTeams We HateDuke, Chattanooga, and nine other odious schools in this year's NCAA tournament.
Left Field
June 11 2004 3:14 PMHammers, Sickles, and TurnbucklesSoviet wrestlers mourn Ronald Reagan.
  News & Politics
Jan. 28 2015 2:33 PM When Jeb Bush and Bill Belichick Were High School Classmates The young Jeb wasn’t always straitlaced. There were his Andover years, when he and classmates (like the future Patriots head coach) cut loose.