Undertaker’s Streak is Over and so is My Childhood

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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]

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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

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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)

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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

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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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This is a comment by Jacobtk on the post “Golden Age Green Lantern Gay Now”.

Great Moments in Greatness: The Littlest Fans of Free Comic Book Day

Passing on a love of literature and fantastic stories is the best legacy of the comics industry.

Viral Photo of Tyler Seguin Raises Big Questions

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What does it say about our society when an apparently photo-shopped photo of the Bruins’ Tyler Seguin and his supposed groupies goes massively viral? Who does it harm?

#whodwin Wednesday: Playoffs Issue #4, “Eight Is Enough” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

The Elite Eight duke it out! Batman! Incredible Hulk! Wonder Woman! Blue Marvel! Dr. Strange! Death! Krona! Thor! Who’d win?

The Man Who Can Redeem the NBA

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LeBron James embodies everything that we love and hate about the NBA. Whenever the lockout ends, the league will need him more than ever.

Baseball Doesn’t Need to Be Saved

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Baseball isn’t broke, Patrick Smith writes, but there is one thing it could do without.