Tis the Season for Feigning Football Interest

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September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.

2013 Men’s NCAA Bracket Predictions (If selected via the “notable alumni” sections from USA Today)

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In Jim Jividen’s celebrity alumni version of this year’s NCAA Tournament, playwright Arthur Miller and actor James Earl Jones take on Joe Montana in a championship game for the ages.

The Grief Performance: Football’s Concussions and Controversies

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Ronald Metellus on concussions, Manti Te’o, and the complicity of fandom.

Why, Why, Manti? Schmoyoho Turns Katie Couric’s Hard-Hitting Interview Into a Song

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A must-see. Incredible auto-tune video turns Manti Te’o/Katie Couric interview into a song.

BREAKING NEWS: Manti Te’o Was a Victim of the Hoax Too

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Te’o has released a statement calling the situation “incredibly embarrassing” and maintaining that he was the victim of a horrible lie.

Is Te’o Gay? Does it Matter?

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Jamie Reidy, a 1992 Notre Dame graduate, explores a new theory being put forward about the duped All-American.

Video: Alabama Fan Surprises Dad With Ticket to BCS Championship Game

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Dare you not to well up as you watch the best surprise Christmas present video of the year.

Lame: ‘I’ll Have Another’ Won’t Go for Triple Crown

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Jamie Reidy comments on the devastating news that Triple Crown threat I’ll Have Another will not run the Belmont Stakes.

March Madness: I Feel Sorry for You and Your Silly Little Bracket

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Oliver Lee Bateman has a warning for all the March Madness bracketologists out there.

Man Up & Do Your Own Laundry, Dude

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Jamie Reidy shares a story concerning his own baptism into the wonderful world of wash.

Wholesome Hooters: Who Knew?

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Jamie Reidy recounts an eyeopening trip to America’s newest family restaurant.

Oscars = Tuxedos

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Jamie Reidy smacks down the Good Men Project founder’s argument that men should be allowed to wear dresses to the Academy Awards.

Where Are All The Asian-American Rockers?

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Jamie Reidy wonders if there is as much racial prejudice within Rock & Roll as there is in basketball.

Halloween: A Teacher’s Best Nightmare

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Not even teachers are immune to Halloween’s nostalgia of make-believe, writes Carl Bosch.

Are You a Car Guy or a Sports Guy?

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All men are either Car Guy or Sports Guy, Patrick Smith writes. Guess which one has the advantage.

The Best-Scoring Blank Canvas in the Big East

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If Marshon Brooks was the second-leading scorer in the country, how come we know so little about his game?