It’s official: more people in the US are streaming the World Cup than this year’s Superbowl.
As men and women converge on Coney Island, NY in two days for the annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, a newly available documentary shares the ins (not outs, never outs … that’ll get you disqualified) of competitive eating.
Michael Sam’s draft onto the St. Louis Rams and subsequent aired kiss with his partner has been discussed ad infinitum, but Anderson Cooper’s analysis is too good not to share.
When Sports Illustrated’s cover asked, “Is the NFL Ready for Michael Sam?” they didn’t mean on the football field.
30 years ago an upstart football league tried to take on the NFL. All it got was $3.76. Just ask Donald Trump about it.
Bullying, concussions, player arrests, declining youth participation. The NFL has a serious PR problem. Neil Cohen offers the league some advice about how to fix it.
The author writes an open letter to any woman in America who doesn’t care about watching the 2014 Super Bowl. And why their men will be glued to the television anyway.
Other news organization can learn from Simmons’ candor about his organization’s grave errors of judgement and their failures to be curious.
Joe Rutland looks at the drama behind Rodriguez and how a mentor could have helped him navigate his life and career with more honesty and grace.
Unfortunately, sports’ worst in 2013 included terrorism, rape, and murder. Liam Day runs down the ugly list.
Sometimes a random song can change your life profoundly and for the good. Doug Zeigler shares how thankful he is for this brand of kismet.
4 years ago Ed O’Bannon noticed that his image was being used without his permission. His subsequent suit threatens to upend the NCAA. Chris Parisi reports.
As PBS gets set to air a Frontline documentary on concussions in the NFL, Neil Cohen examines ESPN’s curious decision to pull out of the production.
Bode Miller believes that “political issues and sports are inherently intertwined, so asking athletes not to opine on those issues simply because they are athletes is wrong”
How does that work?
If you need help, you have to reach out to someone who can help you and specifically ask them for it.
Kimberly Foster of ForHarriet.com won’t march on behalf of Eric Garner, because she’s only concerned with women at the moment.
Tom Hunt discusses the health factors involving heavily violent video games, and asks the question: at what age (or at any age) is this kind of media appropriate?
One alcoholic can rise above addiction while his friend continues to stumble through recovery.
If you think it’s inevitable that boys will be boys, think again.
The best part of never having had a girlfriend is that you get to start from the beginning, with a few bits of wisdom from Dr. NerdLove to help you along.
David Winner on the rules for oxygen under hospice care and the still moments in his mother’s final days.
On Parents Day, Tammy Palazzo reflects on her version of growing up alone.
Psychologist Sandy Peace discusses the merits of solo polyamory and the virtues of making your romantic intentions explicit.
It’s not as easy as it sounds, but it can be done. When you do it, you’ll feel amazing.
The truth can set us free from shame.
Is there anything about your life that people assume is so much greener than grass they have growing on their side of the fence?
Charles Orlando calls out the folks who say that some guys are just born cheaters who can’t help themselves.
Thomas Fiffer shares a single, simple pitfall that happy people avoid.
Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.