Felix Gillette

Felix Gillette is a reporter for the Columbia Journalism Review's CJR Daily.

Sports Nut
Aug. 29 2006 4:06 PMAll I Really Need To Know About FootballI learned by playing Madden 07.
Sports Nut
Jan. 13 2006 5:50 AMThe GloaterHow to savor a playoff victory.
Explainer
Aug. 9 2005 9:47 PMHow Does the Space Shuttle Fly Home?On the back of a jumbo jet.
Sports Nut
May 11 2005 7:35 AMIt's Fun To Play at the YMCAThe guy who wears too much protective gear and the other pickup basketball players in the NBA playoffs.
Sports Nut
March 16 2005 4:05 PMTeams We HateDuke, Chattanooga, and nine other odious schools in this year's NCAA tournament.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 23 2004 12:27 PMGrain of TruthWhy are Olympic beach volleyballers playing on Belgian sand?
Left Field
May 13 2004 2:24 PMLone Star SkateRoller derby makes a Texas-sized comeback.
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 10 2006 11:42 AMThe Best American Olympic Team Ever?Yeah, right.
Sports Nut
Nov. 8 2005 5:10 PMThe Lords of DisciplineCoaches and broadcasters peddle an easy solution to every problem in football.
Sports Nut
June 16 2005 5:13 PMSideshow BobIs Robert Horry the NBA's best clutch shooter or its best con man?
Sports Nut
April 1 2005 1:15 PMNobody's MascotCollege basketball's unloved, world-weary ambassador: J.J. Jumper.
Left Field
Nov. 10 2004 2:28 PMRacing TallA Paralympian stands accused of getting an illegal leg up.
Sports Nut
June 8 2004 5:04 PMKobe and the BeanstalkThe Lakers strain to shoot over Detroit's lanky Tayshaun Prince.

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Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
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Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
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Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.