Tech Review: Dyson AM09 Fan Heater


Alex Yarde reviews the Dyson AM09 + Cool Fan Heater and was blown away! (see what I did there?)

Why You Need to Cheer for Your Kids

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Children need direction and discipline for optimal development, but Mike Berry believes encouragement is a parent’s most important job.

Confessions of a Former Football Nerd

Confessions by Mike Morbeck

Can sports fans be nerdy—in that good nerdy way? Matt Rozsa thinks so.

Wednesday Writer Tweets of the Day


See what some of our writers are saying on Twitter, and how you can follow them.

Suicide Rates and World Cup Results: Beyond the Numbers Game


Several studies appear to show quite noticeable associations between hosting and performance at World Cups and suicide rates.

Undertaker’s Streak is Over and so is My Childhood

Undertaker Loses Streak

Today I hang up my childhood like The Undertaker did his boots and relish in the good ol’ days.

I Won’t Grow Up. Oh Wait, I Will. But Can’t I Still Watch The Bills Lose?

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Growing up is going to happen, and when it does we need to learn to re-balance what’s truly important. But we also must remember sports binds us together; it runs through us and connects us. That goofy camaraderie of sports keeps that little kid inside us going.

Off The Couch and Onto The Field: The Regular Guy to The Pros Stories That Inspire the Everyman

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Nothing quite captures the imagination and the connects the fans to sport, like that rare story of a comeback attempt or the even rarer tale of a regular guy unexpectedly coming from nowhere, from the realm of mere mortals – those who watch the game – to the playing field at the highest level.

Love and Losing: A Bonding Story

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What is more important when picking a favorite sports team: tradition or location? Larry Bernstein shares losing, love, and baseball with his 9-year-old son.

Dads at a One Direction Concert [Photos]

Dads at a One Direction concert

Your 13-year-old daughter wanted to see a band she believes is greater than The Rolling Stones will ever be, a band known as One Direction. So here you are.

Like This Essay


As Art Edwards scrolls Facebook, he “likes” a bunch of stuff… But does he actually LIKE any of it?

Fans Sing the National Anthem at First Bruins Game Since Boston Marathon Bombing (VIDEO)


There is something so powerful about 17,565 Bostonians singing together.

Is Howard Stern a “Good Man”?

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Peter Greyson wants to be able to like the good qualities of Howard Stern without remorse.

An Open Letter to Yankee Fans


CJ Kaplan to Yankees supporters: It’s called losing gracefully. Try it.

How to Build a Community: The Difference Between 10,000 Strangers and 10,000 Engaged Activists.

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Lisa Hickey offers six ways to think about community building, and 16 ways to start building.

“This was really a way for DC to play liberal politics to shut up one side and to play to the fanbase.”


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