Whether it’s drugs, thugs or a bruising football loss, the media find a way to forgive and forget.
Super Bowl hype revolved around Peyton Manning and his legacy. Max White explains how the need to define individual greatness in our sports narratives misleads us into believing that great players can beat great teams.
ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen reevaluates all of the 47 Super Bowl MVP performances and determines who really should have won each award.
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.
ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen breaks down the greatest Super Bowl quarterback performances of all time.
In the Super Bowl Preview version of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley calls bullshit on the idea that Peyton Manning needs to win to cement his legacy.
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.
Struggling with the over-under on how many times the announcers will say “Beast Mode” or how many times Peyton will say “Omaha”? Don’t worry. Michael Kasdan is here with his picks.
Ryan Bradley’s a big enough man, a good enough man, to admit what he got right this year, and what he got wrong. He looks back in Week 17 of his NFL Diary.
In Week 12 of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley tells us what he’s thankful for. And what he’s thankful for is football on Thanksgiving.
Week 11 of his NFL Diary is all about the Broncos and Chiefs. Ryan Bradley breaks down what we learned from Sunday night’s showdown.
The season is halfway home and it’s time to distribute some hardware. In Week 8 of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley hands out his first half awards.
The Off Parent goes off on his challenge of dealing with a difficult ex. While not all divorces are like this, some men will surely relate.
Randall Horton reflects on his own experiences with grief, and wonders why being a man is to be sentenced to a life bereft of emotional support?
13 year old Xavier believes a continued culture kindness as a part of daily life can help with violence in adults
Mark Sherman recounts his struggle with finding relief in public places.
James Fell describes a bout with a pretty plagiarizer.
It’s probably not what you think. Chris Anderson explains, and compels us to take action.
A lot of progress has been made in the body image movement for women. Sami Jankins wonders why this hasn’t been extended to include men.
Paul Hudson thinks you shouldn’t walk out on love, unless it’s one of the reasons you’re not happy.
Randall Frederick looks at why individuals, even entire communities, rewrite history to conform with their ideology.
Rashaun Williams believes the best way for black people to confront and change the rampant racism in the US is to educate, inform, and empower their own communities.
As about-to-be parents, Matthew Osgood reveals more about how he and his wife had a day of their life sucked away.
The new family-friendly Scooby Doo movie, “Frankencreepy,” curses Daphne by making her fat. What kind of message does that send to our kids?
Allan Mott quickly discovered that the average middle-of-the-night customer at a sex shop isn’t a creep, but just a normal lonely guy.
You’ve heard it before, but here’s how to use the power of words to make it more effective. Because the last thing you need is another monkey on your back.
Charles J. Orlando points out the flaws in a popular movie genre.
Emotions don’t respond to pain the way the body does. Understanding that can prevent a ton of heartache.
Seth Trent explains how the suburban fantasy is moving aside to allow for a different definition of success.
There you see right above the couch a large framed portrait of the 40th president of the United States.