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Sept. 9 2014 9:24 PMWe Love Our (White) FansHawks owner Bruce Levenson’s email reveals how Atlanta’s sports franchises think about race.
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Oct. 12 2012 11:27 AMNFL 2012Beano Cook changed how we watched the NFL.
July 26 2012 7:34 AMA New Dimension of FilmmakingHow tragedy on the set of the 1983 feature-length adaptation of The Twilight Zone changed the way movies are made.
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Oct. 31 2011 8:26 PMNFL 2011

Don’t worry, the Eagles will look terrible again soon.

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April 7 2011 7:05 AMWhen the Babe Was A-RodThe quick-hitting, hyperjudgmental sports media isn't just a 21st-century phenomenon.
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July 30 2010 4:53 PMAPB in CincinnatiWhy are the Bengals signing so many headcases and criminals?
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April 13 2009 11:27 AMIn the HoleWatching the Masters in a recession.
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Feb. 2 2009 2:35 AMThe QB That Saved PittsburghBen Roethlisberger leads the Steelers to an amazing comeback win in Super Bowl XLIII.
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Dec. 15 2008 12:27 PMGentlemen, Stop Your EnginesA NASCAR fan makes the case to euthanize stock-car racing.
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Sept. 9 2008 3:34 PMThe Patriots Get KneecappedHas Tom Brady's injury doomed New England, or will Bill Belichick prove his genius once and for all?
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 18 2008 4:18 PMLike Regular Ping-Pong, With ConcussionsIn praise of doubles table tennis.
April 15 2008 6:53 PMRisky BusinessesAre Ice Road Truckers and Ax Men as good as Deadliest Catch?
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March 24 2008 4:49 PMHow Davidson Slayed GoliathThe diminutive Stephen Curry leads his team past Georgetown and into the Sweet 16.
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March 13 2008 4:15 PMThis Is One of the Greatest Teams in NBA History?The mystery of the Houston Rockets' 20-game winning streak.
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Feb. 4 2008 2:24 AMGiant KillersHow Eli Manning and the New York defense took down the mighty Patriots.
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April 2 2013 11:45 AMThree Reichs, You’re OutThe amazing story of the U.S. military’s integrated "World Series" in Hitler Youth Stadium in 1945.
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Aug. 29 2012 1:59 PMTake the Money and RunIt’s immoral to prevent running backs from going to the NFL straight out of high school.
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Nov. 2 2011 6:31 PMNFL 2011

Forget the year of the quarterback. This is the year of the pass rusher.

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June 3 2011 11:44 AMHeat SensitiveWhy I'm rooting for LeBron James—and you should, too.
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Nov. 24 2010 7:40 AMFlipping AwesomeIs the long, proud history of the coin toss in professional sports coming to an end?
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Nov. 25 2009 2:49 PMFootball Fantasy LandThe NFL Network's RedZone channel reveals the future of fandom.
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March 24 2009 4:20 PMWake Me When It's OverIs this the most boring NCAA Tournament ever?
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Dec. 31 2008 4:05 PM0-16 to 16-0OK, maybe more like 9-7. But the Detroit Lions can turn things around—they just need to emulate the Falcons and Dolphins.
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Oct. 31 2008 7:13 AMThe Future of Sports TelevisionYou can catch a glimpse of it online with NBC's Sunday Night Football Extra.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 20 2008 4:16 PMRemember When Decathletes Were Cool?Why the world stopped caring about track and field's most grueling event.
April 21 2008 4:09 PMQueen for a DayDanica Patrick just won her first race, but is she a great driver?
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April 8 2008 8:45 AMMy Kingdom for a Free ThrowKansas seizes the NCAA title thanks to a dramatic three-pointer—and Memphis' misses at the line.
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March 19 2008 7:10 AMTeams We HateDuke, USC, Cornell, and eight more odious schools in this year's NCAA Tournament.
March 4 2008 11:02 AMFavre From HeavenWhy journalists deify the Green Bay Packers quarterback.
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Dec. 7 2007 2:49 PMHow To Beat the PatriotsAn eight-step guide to taking down the NFL's best team.



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.