Liam Day recaps the year’s best moments in sports.
The year in sports was an eventful one. From the bombings at the Boston Marathon to wrestling’s removal from and then reinstatement to the Olympics to the growing issue of concussions in the NFL, here is some of The Good Men Project’s best sports coverage from 2013.
Max White was a Phillies fan when he moved to Boston. This year he started rooting for the Sox. That’s not wrong, is it?
35 years ago this week the dreaded Yankees beat Liam Day’s beloved Red Sox in a one-game playoff. What he remembers are the lessons, good and bad, his mother imparted.
Matt Barnum explains why David Ortiz’s violent outburst toward home-plate umpire Tim Timmons after striking out on Saturday matters.
As a life-long Yankees fan, Neil Cohen has to tip his hat to the Red Sox, who, in the wake of April’s terror attacks on Boston, are forging a feel-good, worst-to-first season.
Liam Day, the Sports Editor of The Good Men Project, picks his favorite sports stories of the past year.
“The Yankees buy everything they got… Always have. They even bought Ruth from the Sox, for crying out loud!”
Bestselling author Michael Levin talks about his realization that his sons will never speak the language of baseball the way he does, and that’s okay.
Searching for lessons in the implosion of 38 Studios only brings Jake DiMare internal conflict and pain.
Jamie Reidy smacks down the Good Men Project founder’s argument that men should be allowed to wear dresses to the Academy Awards.
With the next chapter of the New York–Boston rivalry set to be written on Sunday, Daniel Roberts, a Boston diehard, reflects on his time in Manhattan.
It’s likely that, eventually, the Broncos are going to shit the bed. The only thing is, as long as there’s some drama, Jason Davis wouldn’t have it any other way.
It didn’t matter if it didn’t fit my identity. It didn’t matter if it didn’t fit my sexuality. It just mattered if it brought me love.
Rashaun Williams ponders on who or what will protect his community from the police who break the law.
In the battle against the almighty sugar craving, nutritionist Yuri Elkaim has some advice for your certain victory.
Raoul Wieland didn’t expect to be so moved or challenged by Michael Kimmel’s book about the process of how boys become men in our society.
Baseball great Mariano Rivera uses his compassion to connect with and help kids.
Even if you’re really busy like most people, you don’t have to abandon the notion of having a disaster preparedness plan all-together. It’s important to keep in mind that even a basic plan is far better than no plan!
Guillermo Filice Castro writes of everyone’s wounded child–and its role in perpetuating conflict.
President Poroshenko cancels a trip to Turkey, saying Russian forces are active on two fronts in eastern Ukraine.
Chill. Watch. Say “I wish I could move like that.” Repeat.
Visit the site, sign up and kick-off your football season the right way! Alex Yarde has the details!
I may have once got into an argument with a friend about Madonna’s “Into the Groove” because he refused to accept that I felt confident in describing it as “transcendent”.
If you’re sitting around waiting for your partner to change, you’re giving away your power.
Shared inside jokes? Identical hobbies? Love of the same breakfast cereal? The lady of your life may happen to be your best friend, too.
Erin Kelly looks at a series of ads intended to help people learn to be more comfortable interacting with folks with disabilities, and to help nurture empathy.
One example where Government helps minimize the horrific results of Mother Nature’s awesome power, saves lives, limits destruction and supports recovery.